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Creators:
Procter & Gamble Company
Procter & Gamble Company
Smith, Dorothy Hope
Dates:
1928
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (b&w, 35.5 x 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0791
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Illustration of baby girl's head, wearing bonnet. The text contrasts babies born with "silver spoons in their mouths," as opposed to recent immigrants of modest means (in this case Italian Americans), and indicates that families of modest means can afford the best soap. The text also refers to the assistance of the Visting Nurse Headquarters.

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Creators:
Bridaham, Lester Burbank
Dates:
1912-1986
Size:
7.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.bridlest
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, writings, art works, scrapbooks, printed material, photographs, and files on Julio De Diego and Kimon Nicolaides and other topics, related to Bridaham's career as an artist and writer.

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Creators:
Kortheuer, H. Francis
Feininger, Lyonel, 1871-1956
Dates:
1887-1944
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.korth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters and postcards, many illustrated, from Lyonel Feininger to his good friend H. Francis Kortheuer, and a scrapbook kept by Kortheuer containing Feininger letters, drawings, photographs, and clippings of published cartoons from assorted German publications.

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Creators:
Albers, William H. Mr. Mrs.
Taylor, Albert Davis
Tuttle, Bloodgood
White, Margaret Bourke
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1804-1967
Size:
4.89 Cubic feet (consisting of 10.5 boxes, 2 folders, 5 oversize folders, 2 map case folders.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Glassware
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: Glassware 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:
Lerner, Abram, interviewee
Dates:
1998
Size:
4 audiotapes (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9600
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Creators:
Egri, Ruth, 1911-1996
Dates:
1923-1988
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.egriruth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, letters, writings, sketchbooks, art works, clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements, photographs and subject files.

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Creators:
Crite, Allan Rohan, 1910-2007
Thompson, Susan C.
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1979 January 16-1980 October 22
Size:
179 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.crite79
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Allan Rohan Crite conducted 1979 January 16-1980 October 22, by Robert F. Brown for the Archives of American Art. Also participating in the interview is Crite's assistant, Susan Thompson.

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Dates:
circa 1868-1958
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Lathes
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Subseries one consists of materials from companies that manufactured various lathes. Items include advertising sheets, informational brochures, business cards, correspondence primarily involving product information and pricing, price lists, catalogues that are mostly illustrated, receipts, and operating handbooks. The bulk of the materials are from...

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Creators:
Warner Brothers (353 Broadway, New York, N.Y.)
Carpenter, F., & Co. (Tiffin, Ohio)
Keefer, J.P. (Chambersburg, Pa.)
Trautmann, Bailey, & Blampey, N.Y. (printer?)
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Dates:
[ca. 1890-1900]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (3-1/8" x 5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Corsets
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Color illustration shows two cherubs or putti with a view camera, photographing a corset with a long-leafed plant growing from it. Mark of "Trautmann, Bailey & Blampey, N.Y." (printers?) below image. Coraline, a substitute for whalebone, was manufactured from ixtle, a plant grown in Mexico. "Scattered through the centre of these pulpy leaves are a ...