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Creators:
American Lebanese Awareness Association
Haberstich, David E., 1941- (microfilmer)
Naff, Alixa, 1919-2013
Dates:
1926-1950
Level:
item
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet (2 reels, Silver gelatin microfilm, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0078
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Microfilm copy of a bound, hand-written book compiled by the American Lebanese Awareness Association, Lawrence, Massachusetts (later Salem, New Hampshire.?); includes minutes of meetings and biographies of men killed in World War II.

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Dates:
1915 - 1989
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0560
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This subseries consists primarily of materials relating to Orth's hobby as a collector. Included among these materials are membership cards for the Token and Medal Society and the World's Fair Collector's Society, cartoons and a list of postcards for the 1939 New York World's Fair, a proclamation issued at the 1964 New York World's Fair declaring ...

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Creators:
Wertheimer, Frederick P.
Vorchheimer, Bert
Vorchheimer, Carol
Finlay Straus Company.
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Dates:
ca. 1929-1933.
Size:
1 Cubic foot (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0663
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scrapbook documenting Frederick P. Wertheimer's advertising and marketing work for the Finlay Straus Company, a jewelry and optical dealer. The scrapbook contains advertising, mostly in the form of circulars and newspaper advertisements, but also catalogs and mailings.

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Dates:
1947 - 1989
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The Museum Shop Subseries contains information on the running of the museum shop including; annual reports, museum postcards, greeting card proofs, purchase orders, sales and shop staff.

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Creators:
Walter, Thomas Ustick, 1804-1887
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
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Dates:
1855-1862
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet ( 1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1010
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of 146 salt-paper prints (structural and decorative details) of the United States Capitol Dome, between 1855 and 1862. Dimensions range from 6 ¾" x 9 ½" to 17 1/8" x 10".

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Creators:
Currie, William
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1904-1912
Size:
0.66 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1043
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

William Currie was a civil engineer and photographer who worked during the early twentieth century. The photograph album documents irrigation systems in the western United States, sewage systems in Louisville, Kentucky, and work on the Panama Canal.

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Dates:
1901-1950, undated
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1323
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Consists of a group of six volumes acquired either by gift or purchase by Duncan Schiedt. Most of the volumes are dated and are in relatively good condition. It is unknown who created the scrapbooks. The volumes were maintained by Schiedt as a group and are arranged in chronological order with dated materials first and then undated volumes at the ...

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Creators:
Farrand, Beatrix, 1872-1959
Patterson, Robert W.
Garden Club of Mount Desert
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.ROC
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folders includes a work sheet, features plan, and articles.

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Creators:
Burnaby, Frank
du Pont, Pierre S.
Greene, Isabelle C.
Lewis & Valentine Nurseries, Inc.
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.HOL
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folders include worksheets, brochures, and articles.

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Dates:
1859 - 1980
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0320
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The records in Series 5 relate to subsidiary companies owned or operated by Pratt, Read; the divisions of Pratt, Read that were operated independently; companies with which Pratt, Read did business; and the Vocaline Company of America and its subsidiaries. The series consists primarily of advertising records: artwork, mechanicals, proof sheets, ph...