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Dates:
1976, 1980-1987
Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.ASCH
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

File consists of invoices, credit card invoices, receipts, and purchase orders from: Metro Fire Extinguisher Corp, Manufacturers Hanover Trust, Manhattan Fire Extinguisher Inc, Mergenthaler Container Corporation, Minneapolis Auditorium and Convention Hall, Masterdisk Corp, Metropolitan Calculator Systems, Thomas C. Miller Inc, Marathon Glass and Mi...

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Creators:
Fox Movie Flash
Selle, Joseph, 1906-1988
Rose, Bob
Dates:
circa 1930-1975
bulk 1945-1975
Size:
4 Cubic feet ((6 boxes))
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0853
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the professional activities of Joseph Selle (1906-1988), a photographer and proprietor of Fox Movie Flash, a street photography business in San Francisco, California. There are a few documents relating to Selle's personal life, but the bulk of the papers relate to his street photography business. Most of the documents date from between 1945 and 1975 and include insurance papers, correspondence, legal documents, receipts, tax records, cashbooks, employment applications, newspaper clippings, licenses and permits, payroll materials, and bank statements, as well as samples of photographs from the business.

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Creators:
Paris, Harold, 1925-
Dates:
1946-1982
Size:
11.1 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 9 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.pariharo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, correspondence, writings and notes, inventories, works of arts, business and financial records, printed material, and photographs.

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Dates:
1960-1993, undated
Level:
series
Size:
0.8 Linear feet (Box 9-10)
Collection ID:
AAA.bocoleon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Notes consist primarily of address books and a file of colleagues' business cards. Writings by Bocour include autobiographical accounts, miscellaneous poems and typescripts about Emil Ganso, Eugene Massin, David Oxtoby, and various art-related topics. Writings by others include a transcript of the memorial service for Gandy Brodie, a typescript abo...

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Dates:
1956-1990, undated
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S08
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Materials document the Scurlock studio's methods of advertising and promoting its products and services. These materials include printed advertisements, signs, postcards, business cards, calendars, and other materials. These materials are arranged in chronological order.

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Dates:
circa 1859-1945
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Forges
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This subseries consists of materials from companies that manufactured forges or agents representing those manufacturers. Items include business cards, receipts, ad circulars, correspondence, catalogues, price lists, and booklets. Many of the materials are undated. The bulk of those that are dated are from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Mos...

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S13
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Six pages of 'see' notes; six news/magazine articles; reference card for "Tommy Tax;" one public relations item; and Hobo Stories and Recitations, 1926

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Dates:
1951 - 2004
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1316
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The corporate subseries contains information about the company's incorporation, company identity (letterhead, business cards, and envelopes), license and building permits, financial and tax information, correspondence, and information about conducting trade with China and importing goods from China. The corporate file consists of correspondence,...

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Dates:
circa 1843-1893, undated
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Ivory
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This subseries contains the papers of companies dealing in the manufacturing and/or sale of ivory or ivory goods. Items include receipts for materials sold, ad sheets, business cards, price lists, informational booklets, an ad sheet for "Ivory that grows on trees" from William Kingsley, and an article on "Eburnea, the Synthetic Ivory" from George W...

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Dates:
circa 1830-1960
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Cosmetics
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This subseries consists of business and advertising materials produced for the makers and sellers of a variety of perfumes and beauty products for the skin, hair, and nails; dental and foot products are also included. Some of these products are presented as medicinal in nature. Beauty salons and individual beauticians are also included in this seri...