Textile mogul Henry Booth was the grandson of William Booth, founder of the Salvation Army.
Collection focuses primarily on the PhotoMetric custom tailoring system. It consists of advertisements, brochures, photographs, glass slides, a 16mm film, correspondence, financial records, meeting minutes, an operating manual, scrapbooks, magazines, and a guest register.
Henry Booth Collection, 1942-1974, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
PhotoMetric (camera system)
Photography--Equipment and supplies
2000.3016 (NMAH Acc.)
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment
Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves