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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1833-1975
Size:
3.21 Cubic feet (consisting of 7 boxes, 3 oversize folders.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Office
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: Office Equipment 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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Dates:
1875-2003
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1252
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This series includes materials relating to the sister of Mary Elizabeth Kennedy Sandford. Lillian Frances Kennedy Pease, known as Lil, LFP and Aunt Lil, was born on February 3, 1855. Started as a teacher and like her sister she honed her artistic skills from china painting before going into the card business. She married Alvan W. Pease (1855-1925) ...

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Creators:
Feigenspan's Breweries
Dates:
[circa 1875-1900]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Beer
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.bocoleon
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Saloons
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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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 ...

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Dates:
undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Elevators
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
circa 1943
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.downgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

1 file box of index cards, many containing small sketches of the works described