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Dates:
1869-1959
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Hotels
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Business records include correspondence and guest receipts. Marketing material includes trade cards, brochures, menus, guest guide with instructions on how to use the Servidor, one copy of the Caterer and Hotel Proprietor's Gazette(1893), and magazine promotion for the Knickerbocker Hotel (1907, NY). A couple of loose illustrations feature hotel ar...

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Dates:
1871
undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Birds
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Cards and other printed material featuring a variety of birds. One piece of correspondence (retained for the eagle) and an unrelated envelope (empty) for a bird emporium business.

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Dates:
1724-1975
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Banking
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Documents and materials include a variety of written records such as correspondence, letterheads, canceled and blank checks, invoices, and receipts. Promotional and advertising materials include print advertisements, circulars, company sponsored publications, tokens, blotter cards, plus give away items like pocket memo books and calendars.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Smithsonian Business Ventures. Product Development and Licensing
Dates:
1978-2006
Size:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-038
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the processes of Product Development and Licensing at Smithsonian Business Ventures. The unit's primary function is to generate revenue for the Smithsonian Institution through the licensing and development of products related to collections within the Smithsonian museums. Some of these pro...

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Dates:
undated, 1971-1973
Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.COLL
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

clippings, invitation, memorandums, correspondence, liner notes (information for), cost estimates, contract (copy and terms), notes (typed and handwritten), track lists, press releases (drafts and finals), stationery (blank sheets), deposit slips/receipts, ephemera (Type-away scrap paper, music fair tickets), receipt, purchase orders, song lyrics (...

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Dates:
1784-1956
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Textiles
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Contains a variety of transactional records such as invoices and receipts for goods and products sold, correspondence, trade cards, circulars, company prospectus, embossed letterhead, stock certificates, tax licenses, branded illustrations, thin catalogues, price lists, single samples of fabric. Individual company names are noted when there is a s...

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.COLL
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Y'all come -- We need a union 'round here -- Number 21 mine -- Who do'ed again -- This job is killing me -- Snake oil -- Union dues -- Tip your waitress -- Cotton mill dreams -- Down at the union hall -- Ain't got nowhere to go -- Union flu -- I'm a union card -- I saw the light.

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Dates:
circa 1901
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S02
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Two, each showing a woman being fitted by a shoe salesman or cobbler; one copyrighted 1901 by B. L. Singley, published by Keystone View Co., captioned "Don't Get Above Your Business" (cat. #433); the other apparently from an earlier negative, although also mounted on a warped card, but unidentified. In the Keystone view, the man has a tape measure ...

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Dates:
circa 1901
Level:
subseries
Size:
2 Items
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S02
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

two, each showing a woman being fitted by a shoe salesman or cobbler; one copyrighted 1901 by B. L. Singley, published by Keystone View Co., captioned "Don't Get Above Your Business" (cat. #433); the other apparently from an earlier negative, although also mounted on a warped card, but unidentified. In the Keystone view, the man has a tape measure ...

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Dates:
1978-1986
Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.ASCH
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

File consists of correspondence referring to catalog preparation and information, packing slips, inventory, and business cards. IMPORTANT: letter from Marlie W. Ball (not with B&H) is quite irate and uses racial slurs throughout upon receiving wrong price and wrong record, 10/17/1984.