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Creators:
Fellows Gear Shaper Co., Springfield, Vermont
Regency Savings Bank
Dates:
1896-1999
bulk 1915-1970
Size:
31 Cubic feet (62 boxes, 3 map-folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0856
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The records document primarily the financial aspects of the Fellows Gear Shaper Company and consist of meticulously maintained journals and ledger books. Fellows Gear Shaper Company was a leader and dominant figure in the manufacturing of precision gear production, gear cutting tools, and optical inspection machines in the first half of the 20th century. The company's contribution to the industry enabled the manufacture of gears for textile, automobiles, factory machinery, and other industries.

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Creators:
Wurlitzer (Rudolph) Company
Dates:
1860-1984
Size:
56 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0469
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the history and development of the Wurlitzer Company and consists of company publications, business records, employee files, manufacturing records, sales and marketing records, product information, publicity, advertising, photographs, audiovisual materials, and organ installation drawings.

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Creators:
Eisler Engineering Company.
Dates:
(bulk 1920-1950s)
1885 - 1988
Size:
30 Cubic feet (49 boxes, 25 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0734
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Records document Charles Eisler, a Hungarian immigrant who was a skilled mechanic and engineer and his company, Eisler Engineering Company of Newark, New Jersey, which manufactured equipment for producing electric lamps, television and radio tubes, welding equipment and laboratory equipment.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Personnel Administration
Dates:
circa 1971-1986
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 89-084
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that concern Smithsonian Institution employee health and retirement benefits. Employees Benefits Committee materials include reports, recommendations, and meeting minutes. Materials include studies, proposals, and contracts in reference to health benefits by Liberty Life Insurance Co. of Boston, Williams, ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution,Office of Human Resources
Dates:
2000, 2002
Size:
3 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (2 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-092
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of statistical reports documenting results of employee perspective surveys conducted in 2000 (administered by Hewitt), and 2002 (administered by Questar).

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Creators:
Bucheimer, John
Dates:
1954 - 1977
Size:
4 Cubic feet (11 boxes, 4 oversize folders)
21 film reels
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0889
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers relate to John Bucheimer's work as manager of new product manufacturing in the Engineering Department at Head Ski Company.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution Employees Federal Credit Union
Dates:
1936-1955
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 299
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

At the February 11, 1936, Board of Directors meeting, it was decided to issue a monthly newsletter "for the purpose of keeping all in touch with the affairs of the organization," informing people of ways credit unions could be used, why they were formed, and how they protected depositors' shares. The newsletter also kept people abreast of...

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Creators:
Mather and Company.
Dates:
1923-1929
Size:
35 Items
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0877
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Thirty-five work incentive posters published by Mather and Co.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Personnel Administration
Dates:
1959-1975
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-204
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of materials which document the administration and activities of the Office of Personnel Administration. Areas covered include employee training, employee orientation, and programs such as the Seminar in the Legislative Function and the Fellowship in Congressional Operations. People included in the collection are Leonard ...

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art. Superintendent of Construction
Dates:
1920-1938
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-032
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by John Bundy, Superintendent, 1921-1939, documenting discussions of personnel matters, personnel decisions, personnel changes, employee leave, and employee ratings. Materials include correspondence, reports, leave requests, and employee ratings.

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