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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1855-1930
Size:
0.96 Cubic feet (consisting of 2 boxes, 1 folder, 2 oversize folders.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Prohibition
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: Prohibition 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:
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: AC0618.004.0001258.tif

Posed group of women in white nurses uniforms holding scrolls. Sign behind the group reads, "Columbia Lodge No. 85 I.B.P.O.E.W." (Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World). Trees, unidentified building and cannon in background. Ink on negative: caption and "Scurlock Photo". No edge imprint. Pencil retouching on faces.

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
1827-1985
Size:
26 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S13
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 13, Agriculture, Business, and Law contains approximately 3,300 pieces of sheet music and other materials documenting the development of and popular attitudes towards business, commerce, farming and food, finances, labor, law, and social order in the United States. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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Creators:
Custom Auto and Equipment Sales
Parlett, John K., 1937-2005
Dates:
1859-2011, undated
Size:
20 Cubic feet (60 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1225
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The John K. Parlett Collection of Agricultural Ephemera, 1859-2011, undated, is a collection of operator's instruction manuals, parts illustrations manuals, dealership materials, farming, farm life, and agriculture-related ephemera. The material is from national companies as well as local manufacturers and businesses.

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Dates:
1962-1966
Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.ASCH
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Purchase orders, invoices, and shipping receipts, 1962-1966

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Dates:
1948-1957
Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.ASCH
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Correspondence, 1951-1957; legal agreements and purchase orders, circa 1948-1951

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Dates:
1947-1967
Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.ASCH
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Correspondence, 1947-1957; royalty statements, 1953-1967; sales records, 1954-1956; supply contract, 1948; purchase order, 1956

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Dates:
1963-1964
Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.ASCH
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

File consists of substantial purchase orders with distributor and shipping records.

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Dates:
1966-1967
Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.ASCH
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

File consists of invoices, statements, and purchase orders.

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Dates:
1965-1967
Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.ASCH
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

File consists of invoices, statements, and purchase orders.