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Creators:
Continental, Inc
Dates:
1941-1955
Size:
4.5 Cubic Feet ((10 legal document boxes) (6 shoeboxes))
4.2 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0059
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains the files of Continental, Inc. from early planning documents predating Continental's creation through the company's collapse in 1954. It consists of technical reports and engineering drawings from the development of the Airphibian; correspondence between Continental, the CAA, and Continental's suppliers concerning marketing...

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Creators:
Zies, E. G. (Emanuel George), 1883-1981
Dates:
circa 1920-1928
Size:
27 Prints (silver gelatin)
36 lantern slides (36 colored lantern slides)
28 copy lantern slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.88-2
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs documenting life in Bali and Java. These include images of people, street scenes, agriculture, scenic views, and ancient sites. Many of the lantern slides are copies of prints in the collection and some were hand-colored by Dorothy Rankin.

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Creators:
Simmons Company
Dates:
1892-2000
Size:
9 Film reels
88 Cubic feet (172 boxes, 16 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0731
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Series 1 includes: news articles about the company and the Simmons family; photographs of the machinery, factories, factory workers, products and showrooms; annual reports; various corporate periodicals; audit reports; patents; and materials relating to sleep research conducted by Simmons. Series 2 includes product catalogues, scrapbooks of adverti...

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Creators:
Fuller Brush Company
Dates:
1890-2017
Size:
32.5 Cubic feet (77 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1459
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the Fuller Brush Company founded by Alfred C. Fuller in 1906.

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Creators:
Nelson, Scott
Bobcat Company
Dates:
1940s-2009
Size:
24 film reels
56 Cubic feet (128 boxes, 8 oversized folders)
10 electronic discs (cd)
5 electronic discs (dvd)
14 videocassettes (betacamsp)
38 videocassettes (u-matic)
9 videocassettes (vhs)
1 videocassettes (digital betacam)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1129
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Bobcat Company Records document a post-war invention process and American manufacturing system through the case study of a dynamic machine, the Bobcat skid-steer loader. The records focus primarily on Bobcat's products, marketing, and advertising through product literature, photographs, advertisements, posters, newsletters, and audiovisual materials.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution., Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1995-1996
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-066
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of files pertaining to the Smithsonian Institution's 150th Anniversary Program. Materials include newspaper clippings, internal memoranda, correspondence, press releases, briefing materials for media conferences, schedules, committee lists, advertisements, meeting minutes, and public relations and marketing plans.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Executive Director for Development
Dates:
1995-1996
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-088
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of marketing and development proposals for the 150th Anniversary Program, Corporate Partner Program. Materials include the proposals and videocassette recordings.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary for Institutional Advancement
Dates:
1992-1996
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-014
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the files of Alice Green Burnette, Assistant Secretary for Institutional Advancement and chairperson of the Marketing Committee of the Smithsonian's 150th Anniversary Program. The records document the planning and implementation of the sesquicentennial celebration of the Smithsonian Institution. Materials include cor...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Product Development and Licensing
Dates:
1989-2001, 2003
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-101
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of engagement calendars published and marketed by the Office of Product Development and Licensing. The full-color calendars are illustrated using images from collections throughout the Smithsonian Institution.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution., Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1996-1997
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-097
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the Smithsonian Institution's advertising, marketing, and press strategies for the traveling exhibition, "America's Smithsonian," and consist mostly of correspondence, memoranda, notes, newspaper clippings, press releases, object lists, press kits, briefing materials, public relations and m...

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