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Dates:
undated
1904-1941
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Novelties
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Trade cards, circulars, and promotional items for the novelty industry including tricks, cards, ornamental and household items, and gifts.

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Dates:
circa 1958-1980
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.nordlee
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records include inventories on index cards housed in nine shoeboxes, and two inventory ledgers. Headings for index card boxes were transcribed from original labels and may not accurately reflect the contents of the shoebox.

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Dates:
1917-1962
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Motion
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes a trade card featuring Renee Adoree, a business card, a flier on the pathescope, an investment letter for a modern theatre, Warshaw correspondence, plus various news clippings.

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Dates:
circa 1923-1982
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.dehnadop
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Business correspondence documents Dehn's career and professional associations. Files consist of letters from galleries, museum directors, collectors, publishers, researchers, greeting card companies, researchers, and government officials. Gallery correspondence includes exhibitions lists, consignment lists, sales invoices and accounts and records ...

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Creators:
Call Carl, Inc.
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Dates:
1914-1975
Size:
1 Cubic foot (1 box, 2 map-folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1474
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Archival material, including advertising and business records from the "Call Carl" chain of Washington, DC, automotive service stations. The collection includes photographs of Washington, DC streets in the years before automobiles; photographs of the building exterior; photographs of the interior, including employees at work in the garages as well...

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Creators:
Western Union Telegraph Company
Dates:
1898
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 2.6" x 3.9")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The document permitted C.H. Summers to transmit messages for Western Union business. It expired Dec. 31, 1898.

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Dates:
circa 1870s-1900
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S02
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Including a street showing a large hardware store; the interior of the Oriental Tea Co.'s Store, Boston, by W.H. Getchell; Weston & Hill Dry Goods, by an unidentified photographer; 103, Sears and Roebuck Co., one complete w/box and one unboxed set (missing cards 6, 13, and 28), and six miscellaneous cards from the Series ("A Trip through Sears & Ro...

Fires and Fire Fighting, Groups, Hardware, Interiors, Machinery, New York--Saratoga Springs, Saloons, Taxidermy

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Dates:
circa 1870s-1930
Level:
file
Size:
109 Items
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S02
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

including a street showing a large hardware store; the interior of the Oriental Tea Co.'s Store, Boston, by W.H. Getchell; Weston & Hill Dry Goods, by an unidentified photographer; 103, Sears and Roebuck Co., one complete w/box and one unboxed set (missing cards 6, 13, and 28), and six miscellaneous cards from the Series ("A Trip through Sears & Ro...

Fires and Fire Fighting, Groups, Hardware, Interiors, Machinery, New York--Saratoga Springs, Saloons, Taxidermy

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Dates:
1894-1944
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Temperance
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

News clipping, Warehouse Point Washington Society ribbon, Crusaders membership application card, Anti-Saloon League of Pennsylvania pledge card, and an envelope (empty) of the Prohibition State Committee out of New Hampshire.

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Dates:
1883-1931
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Children
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This subseries is divided into four sections. The first section deals with advice for raising children and contains mostly booklets for helping new mothers. The second section contains baby books for recording a child's progression through infancy. None of these books have been written in. The third section contains tiny cards with envelopes used a...