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Dates:
circa 1947-1959
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0509
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Series 2: Stanley Home Products, Patio Parties, Poly-T Parties, Hibiscus Sales and Gardenia Sales, circa 1947-1959. This series includes records of Wise's innovative direct sales businesses for the period before she was recruited by Tupperware. Files include order forms, correspondence with sales agents, and instructions on sales methods. There ...

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Dates:
1930-1991, undated
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0528
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Comprise of book advertisements, magazine articles, announcements, lecture invitations, business cards, blank letterhead stationery, book proposals, certificates of valuations, contracts, index of carousel files, newspaper clippings, permission to reproduce forms, and resumes. A diploma from Brooklyn Evening High School (1930) and a photograph of F...

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Dates:
1990 - 1995
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1350
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Stansbury was an initial shareholder in Pulse Innovations (approximately 35%) which was a Canadian (Ontario) corporation formed to further develop, market and license the Pulse toothbrush. Other shareholders in Pulse included Spark Innovations, Inc., a Canadian venture capital incubator (SPI), and certain principal investors in SPI (who contribute...

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Dates:
1949
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0277
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This subseries consists of documentation about patent searches conducted by United Shoe Machinery Corporation for non-commercial patents assigned to United Shoe Machinery Corporation from January 1, 1920 to July 25, 1920. The search was conducted in 1949 presumably for the purposes of litigation. The search compiled data that included the name of...

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Creators:
Upton, B. F. (Benjamin Franklin)
Dates:
circa 1962
Size:
1 Mounted print (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.99-25
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Carte de visite depicting Mdewakanton Dakota women identified as Little Crow's daughters. The photograph, which is part of the series Upton's Collection of Photographic Views, was possibly made in Mankato, Minnesota, after the Sioux uprising in 1962.

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Dates:
circa 1890-1906
Size:
5 Negatives (glass)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-26E
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Portraits of Samuel Pierpont Langley, probably made by a Smithsonian photographer.

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Dates:
1840-1970
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Many of the patents in this series trace the development and improvements in the telegraph (and some telephone) apparatus between 1840 and 1954. The patentee subseries is arranged alphabetically by inventor: Charles Buckingham, Thomas A. Edison, Elisha Gray, Samuel F.B. Morse, George Phelps, Joseph Stearn, John Skirrow, and Charles Wheatstone. The ...

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0311
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes material by Walter Hough: "Cunning Traps for Birds, Beasts, and Fishes"; "Domestication of Man"; an article on Pueblo pottery decoration; "Ancient Inventors"; a table comparing existence of certain cultural features among tribes of the Southwest; "Excursions in Indian Art"; "Powhatan Chief's House on York River"; "Time"; "The Uphill Road o...

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Dates:
1907-1908
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0311
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes notes on Walter Hough and Otis T. Mason; a letter, W. E. DeRiemer to Hough, 7/15/07, re Jamestown Ter-Centenniel Exposition; a subject list of photographs sold by C. C. Perce and Company; a photograph and drawing; and a copy of Minnie F. Reynolds, "Women as Inventors," Interurban Woman Suffrage Series No. 6, 1908.

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Creators:
Electricity and Modern Physics, Division of, NMAH, SI.
Thomson, Elihu, 1853-1937 ((electrical engineer) )
Dates:
1900-1932.
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0103
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Material documenting the activities of the Thomson Electric Welding Company and the Thomson Spot Welder Company. Includes copies of patents issued to Thomson or his employees, bulletins on electric resistance welding published by the companies, photographs of electric welding equipment, sales literature, historical notes on Elihu Thomson, and a led...

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