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William L. Bird "Holidays on Display" Collection, 1877-2010

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Collector:
Bird, William L
Subject:
Holidays on Display (Exhibition) (2011 Washington, D.C.)
Physical description:
6.5 cu. ft.; 17 boxes; 1 oversize folder
Type:
Advertising
Collection descriptions
Catalogs
Correspondence
Design drawings
Guidebooks
Periodicals
Photographs
Postcards
Programs
Slides (photographs)
Stock certificates
Trade literature
Place:
United States
Date:
1877
1877-2010
20th century
Notes:
Curator, National Museum of American History.
Summary:
Archival materials assembled by National Museum of American History Curator Larry Bird, used as background research and as exhibit objects for the exhibit Holidays on Display, (November 2009 - September 2010): includes advertising and trade literature, especially for department stores and with emphasis on the display of toys; catalogs; photographs and slides; postcards, programs; periodicals; design drawings; correspondence; travel guides; correspondence; stock certificates, and miscellaneous items relating to department stores and their displays, parades and the amusement industry.
Cite as:
William L. Bird "Holidays on Display" Collection, 1877-2010, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Amusements
Department stores
Displays
Holidays
Parades
Show windows
Store decoration
Toys
Local number:
2009.3040 (NMAH Acc.)
2012.3077 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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