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Dates:
1941-1999, bulk 1970s-1990s
Level:
series
Size:
17.3 Linear feet (Boxes 24-39, 192-193, OVs 237-238)
Collection ID:
AAA.leocast
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Administrative Files document a wide variety of the gallery's activities and business. Essentially, these are files that were arranged by the gallery according to subject or topic and cover almost all activities except specific exhibitions. These files include records and correspondence about buildings and space, advertising, appraisals, auctions, ...

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Dates:
undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Blind
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1860-1941
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Bridges
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Consists of scattered business correspondence, bills, receipts, advertising cards and blotters, and specifications for construction and/or use of materials. A few catalogues, price lists and other publications are also present. A number of these businesses manufactured wire and cable for bridge construction; notable among these is the John A. Roebl...

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Dates:
1893-1939
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.World
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Tickets, promotional cards, correspondence, maps, fact fliers, and report. Expos and features include World's Fair Grounds Esquimaux Village, World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago (1893), World's Fair St. Louis (1904), New York World's Fair (1939), Louisiana Purchase Exposition Company.

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Creators:
Amsdell Bros. Brewery and Malt House
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper, 8-1/2" x 5-1/8", glued to card.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Beer
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
undated
1860
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Seed
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

One invoice. Two trade cards, and magazine advertisement, and a promotional memorandum booklet.

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Dates:
1902-1967
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Bakers
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Advertisements, trade cards, B&W photographs, recipe booklets, and signs for baked products,bakers, and bakeries. Includes National Biscuit Company (N.B.C., Nabisco, Uneeda Biscuits) with also a 1917 issue of N.B.C.'s illustrated magazine.

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Dates:
1833
undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Children
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Graphic material and trade cards depicting children and their pursuits, some blank with others advertising goods for children such as toys and clothing. Publications includeSt. Nicholas, plusBaby and You, undated andA Mill-Stone for the Necks of the Child-Destroyersan essay against child labor (1833).

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Cosmetics
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Level:
item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Cosmetics
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History