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Joseph Miller Collection, 1895-1992

Creator:
Miller, Joseph (cutlery dealer)
Miller, J. & D. Bronx, New York
Donor:
Galdston, Irene
Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Division of Cultural History (NMAH, SI)
Physical description:
3 cu. ft. : 7 boxes, 1 flat oversize
Type:
Photographs
Collection descriptions
Family papers
Correspondence
Business records
Certificates
Trade catalogs
Ledgers (account books)
Date:
1895
1895-1992
20th century
Notes:
Joseph Miller was a dealer in cutlery in the Bronx, New York. He specialized in knives used for Jewish ritual, including for the slaughter of animals and butchering of kosher meats, and for use by a mohel in circumcision. A biographical statement by a family member is included in the Archives Center control file.
Summary:
Letters, envelopes and other business records relating to the cutlery business of J & D Miller, Bronx, New York.
Cite as:
Joseph Miller Collection, 1895-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Kosher
Kashering of meat
Butchering
Knives
Tools
Judaism--Customs and practices
Circumcision
Cutlery trade
Family-owned business enterprises
Local number:
1992.3159 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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