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U.S. Army Special Services Collection, 1945-1971
Creators:
U.S. Army Special Services Agency
Dates:
1945-1971.
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0785
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Archival material documenting the recreational activities provided to U.S. Army troops in Europe by the U.S. Army Special Services, ca. 1945-1971. Newsletters comprise the majority of the collection.

Max Kronenberg Machining Science Papers
Creators:
Kronenberg, Max, 1894-
Dates:
1954-1971
Size:
1.3 Cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0813
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection includes technical reports containing laboratory notes, charts, graphs, drawings, and diagrams relating to Kroenberg's career as a researcher and analyst in the field of machining of metals from the 1920s to the 1960s. The papers are in English, in Kronenberg's native German as well as in French, Russian and Spanish …

Robert Dearborn Panama Canal Glass Negatives
Dates:
circa 1904-1914
Size:
3.5 Cubic feet (21 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1111
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A collection of glass negatives documenting the building and construction of the Panama Canal.

Terry M. Sachs Collection
Creators:
Sachs, Terry M.
Dates:
1965-1971
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0238
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes IBM operating manuals, RCA training and field engineering manuals, several printouts of data from RCA computer in COBOL; and a description of a computer programming problem (payroll calculation and reporting).

Malcolm H. Nelsen Collection of Railroad Labor Union Materials
Creators:
United Transportation Union
Nelsen, Malcolm H.
Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen
Briers, Kenneth A.
More …
Dates:
1950s-1960s
Size:
4.6 Cubic feet (14 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1173
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection relates to Nelson's work with railroad labor unions, including the United Transportation Union and the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen. The collection includes grievance files, bylaws of committees of the unions, meeting minutes and reports of those committees, company newsletters, and internal memoranda.

Martin J. Weber Graphic Arts Collection
Creators:
Weber, Carl
Weber, Martin J., 1905-2007
Dates:
1931-1980
Size:
0.75 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1209
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection features business documents, legal papers, and examples of prints from Martin J. Weber, who pioneered the "Weber Process."

Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Playing Cards
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet (consisting of 1 box.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Playing
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: Playing Cards 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

John Kearsley Bill [with George Washington autograph]
Creators:
Gilpin, George, fl. 1780s
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Kearsley, John, fl. 1780s
McKaig, W. Wallace
More …
Dates:
1786-1787.
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0086
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A bill from Potomac Company to John Kearsley, May 17, 1786. John Kearsley asked William Hartshorne to pay account to Col. William Drake. On January 3, 1787 it was passed and signed by George Washington, John Fitzgerald, and George Gilpin.

Jacob Aloysius Dorf Papers
Creators:
Haviland, Opal Dorf
Dorf, Jacob Aloysius, 1879-1965 (blacksmith, businessman)
Dates:
1909-1972
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0193
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers relating to blacksmith and hardware store owner Jacob Aloysius Dorf of Missouri.

Justin H. Goodstein-Aue color photographs of Priscilla of Boston
Creators:
Goodstein-Aue, Justin H.
Dates:
2011
Size:
12 Photographs (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1302
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Twelve color prints documenting the Priscilla of Boston dress shop in Charlestown, Massachusetts.