Max Holland Numerical Control Collection
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.
Bartley Crucible and Refractories Co. Records
The collection is arranged into three series. Series 1: Series 2: Series 3:
MS 2268 Manuscript notes, photos, and correspondence relating to the Birch Bark Industry
Probably in the main unpublished matter. Also six bulletins from various colleges. 290 letters in reply to inquiries, and 8 photos.
Arthur J. Pulos papers
Correspondence, notes, sketches and renderings, exhibition and subject files, teaching files, financial records and clippings document Pulos' career and involvement in industrial design and crafts organizations.
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Abrasive Industry
A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Abrasive Industry 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
Women in Industry Photographs and Advertisements
The collection consists of photographs and advertisements related to women working in industry dating from 1890 to 1948.
James Nicol Halkett Papers
The collection documents the life and work of engineer and inventor James Nicol Halkett.
The Salem China Company Collection
American Limoges China Co.
Sebring Pottery Company
Crescent China Company
Includes records of the Salem China Company relating to the administration of the company, its sales and art department, and other material relating to plant operations prior to 1960, when the company ceased manufacturing and became a distributor only. Includes photographs of various promotions, Salem China patterns, factory buildings, sales staff, show rooms, etc. as well as extensive advertising material of the Salem China Co. and its competitors. Another series contains blueprints and drawings of the Salem China Company's plant and equipment. Another series contains bulletins issued by the Associated Industries of Cleveland from 1977 to 1981.
Victorian Horticultural Subjects vertical file
The Victorian horticultural subjects vertical file is a study file that was compiled for the Smithsonian exhibition "A Victorian Horticultural Extravaganza." Includes copies of materials from various published sources related to Victorian-era (1837-1901) garden tools and accessories, costume accessories, the decorative arts, ladies' fancy work, garden furniture and ornaments, the commerical horticulture industry, landscape design, plants, exhibitions, and garden-related publications.
Selected papers from the Christian Gobrecht Collection
Included are papers relating to a controversy over the invention of a machine for medal ruling; a 5 p. biographical sketch of Gobrecht and a list of his engravings compiled by Charles Gobrecht Darrah, 1902; and Gobrect's childhood sketchbooks, 1794, with some observations on mixing colors, engraving, and copying. Also included are the …