William L. Bird "Holidays on Display" Collection, 1877-2010
Bird, William L
Holidays on Display (Exhibition) (2011 Washington, D.C.)
6.5 cu. ft.; 17 boxes; 1 oversize folder
Curator, National Museum of American History.
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.
William L. Bird "Holidays on Display" Collection, 1877-2010, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
2009.3040 (NMAH Acc.)
2012.3077 (NMAH Acc.)
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves