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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1834-1965
Size:
4.81 Cubic feet (consisting of 10 boxes, 1 folder, 4 oversize folders, 2 map case folders, 1 flat box (partial), plus digital images of some collection material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Tools
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: Accounting and Bookkeeping 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:
Pratt & Whitney Company
Mechanisms, Division of.
Dates:
1897-1906.
Size:
0.6 Cubic feet (1,box.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0093
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scrapbook kept by the Pratt & Whitney Company, Hartford, Connecticut, manufacturers of general purpose machine tools; contains correspondence, price lists and quotes, and sales literature from U.S. and foreign companies to Pratt and Whitney in reply to requests for information and prices of machinery and tools; copies of business cards from U.S. an...

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Creators:
Verhoeven, Th. L. (possible photographer)
Dates:
circa 1950-1965
Size:
107 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2000-73
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Images of stone tools and possibly bone fragments collected by amateur archeologist Th. L. Verhoeven in and around Flores, Indonesia. Photographs possibly made by Verhoeven.

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Dates:
1927-1980
Size:
1.75 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1450
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The papers relate to Johnson's work as an engineer with the National Sales Engineering Corporation Records, and its machine tool products.

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Creators:
Holland, Max, 1950-
Dates:
1941-1995
Size:
3.7 Cubic feet (10 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0537
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Documents, promotional materials, correspondence, press clippings, trade journals and reports relating to the machine tool industry and one of its major components, the Houdaille Corporation.

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Creators:
Engineering and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI.
General Machinery Corporation
Bement Company
Niles Tool Works
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Dates:
ca. 1899-1969.
Size:
24 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1115
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Over 2,000 photographic negatives of machinery produced by General Machinery Corporation and its predecessors; also three cubic feet of prints from the negatives.

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Creators:
Guesde, Louis, 1844-1924
Judd, Neil Merton, 1887-1976
Dates:
n.d
Size:
20 Drawings (11 1/16 x 15 3/4 in)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7464
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The drawings are of implements from Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe. They are numbered 39 through 50. They are accompanied by a list of donations received from M. Guesde in the hand of Neil M. Judd. There is also a copy of Otis T. Mason, The Guesde collection of antiquities in Point-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, West Indies, Smithsonian Institution Annual Report...

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Creators:
Hoffman, Walter James, 1846-1899
Dates:
September 1881
Size:
10 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS934
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

200 entries, with 3 ink sketches of tools.

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Creators:
CrespĂ­, Juan, 1721-1782
Dates:
1770-1815
Size:
24 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3155
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Lists appurtenances of the church, tools, livestock, etc. Partly in the handwriting of Father Juan Crespi.

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Creators:
Chamberlain, Robert G.
Dates:
1954-1984
Size:
3.5 Cubic feet (8 boxes)
2 motion picture films
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0527
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Chamberlain's review of his work in the field of numerical control is detailed in his personal "Recollections of a Pioneer Numerical Control Programmer," which comprises Series 1. This is a roughly chronological summary of his career, presenting his major work experiences and accomplishments at Gidding & Lewis from his initial employment there in ...

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