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Dates:
1952-1993, undated
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S09
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Materials document administrative activities and consist of correspondence, shipping invoices, signs for photograph processing, order envelopes, franchise licenses, special offer coupons, price lists, color printing signs, labels, letterhead stationery, order memo forms, business cards, construction plans, and information brochures. The materials ...

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Creators:
Zembo Shrine (Location of Meeting--Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; )
Dates:
1949 - 1949
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1399
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An album of photographs documenting the activities of the members of the Zembo Shrine of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The album Includes images of members involved in charitable activities for children from Shriners' Hospitals; of members engaged in ritual activities or participating in public events such as parades; and of members in regalia.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1903-1919
undated
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (consisting of .5 box, 1 folder.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Elks
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: Elks (Fraternal Order) 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:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
circa 1930
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 11" x 20".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.12
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scan Number: AC0618.004.0001250.tif

Posed group of women in white dresses and white nurses' hats with crosses on them. Most of the women wear a sash with embroidered inscription, "H. U. I. O. of St. Luke". Woman on far right is holding a young child. Two men stand with them. Group is standing in front of a brick building with drug store shop window to the right. Window shows advertis...

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Creators:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Dates:
undated
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.12
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scan Number: 618ns0243770pg.tif

Columbia Lodge No. 85's band (12 members) standing on stage with instruments and hats on. Caption on drum and Scurlock signature on negative. Manufacturer's mark on film edge: Eastman-Kodak code notch (?)

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Creators:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Dates:
1929 September 28
September, 1929
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.12
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scan Number: 618ns0243767sc.tif

29 men in tuxedos posed around set tables. Ink caption and Scurlock signature on negative. Manufacturer's mark on film edge: Eastman-Kodak code notch (?)

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Defender (film manufacturer)
Dates:
[undated]
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 8" x 10".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Posed group of men in two rows outside a building. The men in the front row wear collars and badges denoting their role in the lodge. Across the front row are strung two pendants with the text, "Dist. Grand Lodge No. 20, G.U.O.O.F. D.C." Ink on negative: caption and "9 groups". "DEFENDER SAFETY BASE" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.

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Creators:
Graham, Adelaide
Dates:
1914 - 1973
Size:
2 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1153
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of materials relating to the creation and operation of the restaurant chain known as the Coon Chicken Inn.

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Dates:
1903-1960; undated
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0395
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Comprises some of the earliest materials from the company that were not destroyed in the 1906 fire and documents the sale of other products such as tea. There is a distributor's notebook dating from 1903-1904 with a 1925 letter inside the volume. Record books dating from 1904 provide information relating to coffee stock distribution, and tea distr...