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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1776-1967
bulk 1830-1930
Size:
6.14 Cubic feet (consisting of 13.5 boxes, 1 folder, 2 oversize folders.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Hardware
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: Hardware 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:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1803-1967
bulk 1830-1915
Size:
4.82 Cubic feet (consisting of 10 boxes, 1 folder, 5 oversize folders, 2 map case folders, 1 flat box (partial).)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Iron
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: Iron 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:
W. Atlee Burpee & Co.
Burpee, W. Atlee (Washington Atlee), 1858-1915
Burpee, David
Wm. Henry Maule (Firm)
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Dates:
1882-1980
bulk 1890-1930
Size:
2.25 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
AAG.BUR1
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The W. Atlee Burpee & Company records - Accretion 1, dated circa 1882-1980, document the firm's business activities developing plant varieties and marketing and selling seeds. They include seed trial records, administrative files, seed catalogs, promotional and instructional materials, awards, reference materials, and other items relating to the company and some of its competitors.

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Creators:
Camden and Amboy Railroad.
Library of Congress
Dates:
1844-1871
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 volume)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0152
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This volume contains a record of railroad rules for railroad employees, traffic agreements with other railroads, and operating orders to train crews and other employees including steamboat captains on the Delaware and Raritan Rivers signed by the railroad superintendent and other officials. These orders include general duties of conductors and o...

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Dates:
1898-1987
Size:
6 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S35
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 35 contains documents related to Sam DeVincent and his interest in sheet music. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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Dates:
1922-1994, undated
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S06
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1964-1990, undated
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S06
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Materials primarily include color transparencies that were cut and mounted as slides. There is a small number of cut but unmounted color transparencies, and a few of the slides are black and white transparencies and color negatives. Materials are arranged by clients, in alphabetical order by last name, and followed by subjects, in alphabetical orde...

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Dates:
1940-1966, undated
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S06
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Materials document a specific type of proof produced by the Scurlock Studio which has a fugitive image. Other types of proofs printed on low quality paper or are water-marked and have a lasting image are included in series one: black and white photographs and series two: color photographs. Most of the proofs are identified and arranged by clients'...

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Dates:
1949-1994, undated
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S08
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Materials document the money received by the Scurlock Studio for products and services rendered and the disbursements of this cash. Documents primarily include invoices, receipts, daily balance sheets, business loan records, financial statements, monthly expense reports and real estate expense records. The balance sheets make up the largest portion...

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Dates:
1944-1994, undated
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S08
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Materials document the sale of photographic products and include invoices, job envelopes, ledgers, and other sales records. The invoices and job envelopes are the largest portion of this subseries and were used to document a single order. Client information and job numbers were taken from the invoices and recorded in ledgers. The studio used the j...