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Creators:
Mrs. Potts' Cold Handle Iron
Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 2.8" x 4.3")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Laundry
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
La France Manufacturing Co.
Dates:
[ca. 1926.]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (col., 14 x 9 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Soap
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Caption as above. Postcard depicting Washington and others. For LaFrance soap. The text mentions the Philadelphia Sesqui-Centennial Exhibition and that La France has an exhibit there.

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Creators:
Our Game Cigars
Dates:
1899
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Tobacco
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Young American and Native playing cards with American's hand showing all aces. "Design copyrighted 1899 Schmidt & Co. New York."

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Creators:
Brady, Mathew B., approximately 1823-1896
Eisenmann, Charles, b. 1850
Anthony, E. and H.T. (Edward and Henry T)
Dates:
[ca. 1860-1871]
Level:
file
Size:
9 Items (photoprints, Silver albumen on paper, mounted on cards, approx. 4-1/4" x 2-1/2" (some smaller))
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Circus
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes: "midgets" such as Tom Thumb (Charles S. Stratton) and "Tom Thumb Wedding Group" by Brady (3 items); "Charles W. Nestel, known as Commodore Foote"; "fat lady" published by Anthony (with 2-cent tax stamp on verso); a fat lady with family photographed by Fred. J. Mix; a midget woman by Chas. Eisenmann; an armless woman, photographer unidenti...

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Creators:
Rachels Enamel Bloom (Langley & Michaels, Sole Agents,San Francisco, Calif.)
Dates:
Copyright 1882
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Laundry
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Caption: "Rachels [sic] Enamel Bloom / Immediately Imparts the Bloom and Glow of Youth. / Absolutely Harmless." Chinese man with long pigtail ironing formal shirt.

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Dates:
1860-1920
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Building
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This subseries consists primarily of scattered correspondence on letterhead stationery, bills and receipts, trade cards, building specifications, publications, periodicals, contracts, stocks, expense schedules and building permits. Most of these materials are from manufacturers of, and dealers in building products. These include terra cotta tile, l...

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Creators:
Bruhl, Joseph R., 1909-
Dates:
1925-1938
Size:
1.33 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0869
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection primarily consists of photographs and a scrapbook documenting Joseph Bruhl's experiences playing with territory bands from the early 1920s through the late 1930s. There are also some materials that relate to his personal life.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1851-1965
Size:
9.09 Cubic feet (consisting of 17.5 boxes, 1 folder, 19 oversize folders, 12 map case folders, 3 flat boxes (1 full, 2 partial), plus digital images of some collection material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.World
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: World Expositions forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
Goodelman, Aaron J., 1890-1978
Dates:
1909-1980
Size:
7.1 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 7 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.goodaaro
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, correspondence, writings, project files, works of art, photographs, and printed material documenting Goodelman's work as a sculptor, his participation in the Jewish community, and his interest in socialism.

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Dates:
1888-circa 1999
Level:
series
Size:
0.95 Linear feet (Boxes 1, 4)
Collection ID:
AAA.ranghenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series documents the appraisal, administration, and distribution of Ranger's estate by the National Academy of Design to various galleries, museums, and other art institutions including Brooks Memorial Art Gallery, Des Moines Association of Fine Arts, Fine Arts Society of San Diego, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Oberlin College, and others. Th...