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LCL Corporation Records

Source:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Creator:
Dyer, Randolph N., II  Search this
LCL Corporation.  Search this
Former owner:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Extent:
3.6 Cubic feet (11 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Photograph albums
Motion pictures (visual works)
Photographs
Date:
1927-ca. 1970.
Scope and Contents note:
The collection consists mostly of films and photographs on the subjects of freight and containerization, especially railroad containerization. The containerization of building materials is the subject of most of the photographs, especially cement.
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical/Historical note:
Containerization company.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Randolph N. Dyer II, 1991.
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.,Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Shipping  Search this
Trucks  Search this
Cement  Search this
Containerization  Search this
Freight and freightage  Search this
Industrial films  Search this
Industry -- U.S.  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photograph albums
Motion pictures (visual works) -- 1950-1960
Photographs -- 20th century
Citation:
LCL Corporation Records, 1927-ca. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1170
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1170
Additional Online Media:

[Crowded railroad flatcars.] 26444 photonegative

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3 3/4" x 7")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Local Numbers:
RSN 17370
General:
Company catalog card included.
Currently stored in box 3.1.63 [81].
Collection Restrictions:
Researchers should view the positive videodisc image first or locate the image in SIRIS on the World Wide Web. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center.

A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment.,Contact David Haberstich, 633-3721.

Digital image files linked to item-level records in SIRIS Webpac.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Freight and freightage  Search this
Armed Forces  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.1: Underwood and Underwood Negatives / RSN Numbers 17291-17389
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref13804

Archives Center Business Americana Collection

Creator:
Archives Center, NMAH, SI.  Search this
Ravnitzky, Michael  Search this
Extent:
29 Cubic feet (55 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Advertisements
Calendars
Business ephemera
Ephemera
Advertising cards
Trade catalogs
Print advertising
Commercial imagery
Photographs
Letterheads
Maps
Place:
Europe
Puerto Rico
Date:
circa 1900-present
Summary:
This collection contains a variety of business ephemera similar to that found in the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana. The material in the Business Americana Collection is newly acquired ephemera received from many sources including curatorial units, the public, and Smithsonian Institution staff.
Scope and Contents:
An artificial collection of material organized with the same subject headings as the Warshaw Collection, i.e., generally by product type. Additional subject headings will be added as needed. New material, much of it from the second half of the twentieth century, is added regularly to this collection. This collection is sometimes informally called "Warshaw Junior" by the staff and researchers.
Arrangement:
This collection is arranged by subject categories.
Biographical / Historical:
This collection contains miscellaneous business ephemera. The material is similar to that found in the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, but no new material is incorporated into the Warshaw Collection. The material in the Archives Center Business Americana Collection is newly acquired ephemera received from many sources, including curatorial units, the public, and Smithsonian staff.
Related Materials:
Materials in the Archives Center

Warshaw Collection of Business Americana (AC0060)

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Collection (AC1146)

Cincinnati Boss Company Records, 1900-1990 (AC0741)
Provenance:
This collection was compiled by the Archives Center from many sources including curatorial units, the public, and Smithsonian Institution staff.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Possible copyright and/or trademark restrictions on material in collection. Consult repository.
Topic:
Aged -- Care  Search this
Buildings -- Maintenance  Search this
Alternative medicine  Search this
Franchises (Retail trade)  Search this
Freight and freightage  Search this
Abrasives industry  Search this
Disabilities  Search this
Easter  Search this
Ecology  Search this
Storage and moving trade  Search this
Vegetarianism  Search this
Weight loss  Search this
Computers  Search this
Credit  Search this
Children's clothing  Search this
People with disabilities  Search this
Mental health  Search this
Parades  Search this
Internet  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Halloween  Search this
Genre/Form:
Advertisements -- 20th century
Advertisements
Calendars
Business ephemera
Ephemera
Advertising cards
Trade catalogs
Print advertising
Commercial imagery
Photographs -- 20th century
Letterheads
Maps -- 20th century
Citation:
Archives Center Business Americana Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0404
See more items in:
Archives Center Business Americana Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0404
Additional Online Media:

84. Freight Cart, [1860 - ca. 1900]. [graphic]

Photographer:
Kusakabe, Kimbei 1841-1934  Search this
Collector:
Rosin, Henry D Dr  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Subject:
Kusakabe, Kimbei 1841-1934  Search this
Physical description:
1 photographic print : hand coloring ; 19.8 x 26.3 cm
Type:
Photographs
Photographic prints
Place:
Japan
Asia
Date:
1860 - ca 1900
[1860 - ca. 1900]
19th century
Topic:
Photography  Search this
Freight and freightage  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Laborers  Search this
Rice wines  Search this
Local number:
R010 (Rosin Number)
FSA A1999.35 010
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
See more items in:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan 1860 - ca. 1900
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_239235

Kyoto: Bullock carts, ca. 1870s. [graphic]

Collector:
Lyman, Benjamin Smith 1835-1920  Search this
Rosin, Henry D Dr  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Physical description:
1 Photographic print : 19.6 x 23.8 cm
Type:
Photographs
Photographic prints
Place:
Japan
Asia
Date:
1870
ca 1870s
19th century
Topic:
Photography  Search this
Freight and freightage  Search this
Carts  Search this
Local number:
R109 (Rosin Number)
FSA A1999.35 109
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
See more items in:
Rosin Collection, Album 3
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan 1860 - ca. 1900
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_239569

Uncommon carriers / John McPhee

Author:
McPhee, John, 1931-  Search this
Physical description:
248 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2006
Topic:
Freight and freightage  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_801297

[Trade catalogs on trucking services ... ]

Author:
BD Trucking Company  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries American History Trade Literature Collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
<1> v. : col. ill
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Date:
197u
[197-?]-
Topic:
Trucking  Search this
Freight and freightage  Search this
Call number:
053791
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_713469

Postal and delivery services : delivering on competition / edited by Michael A. Crew and Paul R. Kleindorfer

Author:
Crew, Michael A  Search this
Kleindorfer, Paul R  Search this
Conference on Postal and Delivery Economics (10th : 2002 : Potsdam, Germany)  Search this
Physical description:
xxi, 374 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New Zealand
Date:
2002
C2002
Topic:
Postal service  Search this
Freight and freightage  Search this
Competition  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_729744

The Chicago tunnel story : exploring the railroad "forty feet below" / by Bruce G. Moffat

Author:
Moffat, Bruce  Search this
Moffat, Bruce Forty feet below  Search this
Physical description:
232 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Illinois
Chicago
Date:
2002
C2002
Topic:
Tunnels  Search this
Subways  Search this
Freight and freightage  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_733030

[Trade catalogs on gold exploration of Alaska : transportation plans and schedules, steamship routes, gold field maps ... ]

Author:
Alaska Exploration Company  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries American History Trade Literature Collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
<2> v. : ill. (some col.)
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Place:
Alaska
Date:
1898
[1898]-
Topic:
Gold mines and mining  Search this
Steamboat lines  Search this
Freight and freightage  Search this
Call number:
051814
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_672305

[Trade catalogs on steamship lines to Alaska ... ]

Author:
Alaska Commercial Company  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries American History Trade Literature Collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
<1> v. : ill
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Place:
Alaska
Date:
1898
[1898]-
Topic:
Steamboat lines  Search this
Freight and freightage  Search this
Call number:
051815
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_672307

[Trade catalogs on freight shipping ... ]

Author:
ABF Freight System, Inc  Search this
ABF Cartage (Firm)  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries American History Trade Literature Collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
<1> v. : ill
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Date:
1983
Topic:
Freight and freightage  Search this
Call number:
052153
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_677402

Freight traffic report / Federal Coordinator of Transportation, Section of Transportation Service

Title:
Federal Coordinator of Transportation
Author:
United States Office of Federal Coordinator of Transportation  Search this
Eastman, Joseph B (Joseph Bartlett) 1882-1944  Search this
Former owner:
Stough, Raymond W. DSI  Search this
Physical description:
3 v. : ill., maps ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1935
1935]
Topic:
Freight and freightage  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Containerization  Search this
Call number:
HE199.U5 U55 1935
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_551882

Conclusions of the Federal Coordinator of Transportation on merchandise traffic

Author:
United States Office of Federal Coordinator of Transportation  Search this
Eastman, Joseph B (Joseph Bartlett) 1882-1944  Search this
Former owner:
United States Civil Aeronautics Board Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
28 [i.e. 36] p. 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1936
Topic:
Freight and freightage  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Commercial products  Search this
Railroads--Freight  Search this
Call number:
HE199.U5 U54 1936
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_551917

Letter and report to the president of the Pennsylvania Railroad (J. Edgar Thompson)

Author:
Fernon, Thomas Sargent  Search this
Subject:
Pennsylvania Railroad  Search this
Physical description:
44 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1852
1852]
Topic:
Freight and freightage  Search this
Railroads--Freight  Search this
Call number:
HE2791.P4153 F36 1852
HE2791.P4153F36 1852
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_404960

The Merchant and seaman's expeditious measurer : containing a set of tables, which show, at one view, the solid contents of all kinds of packages and casks : according to their several lengths, breadths, and depths : also, rules for determining the contents of all sorts of casks, in wine and beer measure / corrected and published by Edmund M. Blunt ..

Author:
Blunt, Edmund M (Edmund March) 1770-1862  Search this
Physical description:
[4], 196, [20] p. ; 25 x 11 cm
Type:
Tables
Date:
1825
Topic:
Tonnage--Tables  Search this
Freight and freightage  Search this
Call number:
HE738 .M55 1825
HE738.M55 1825
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_408197

Overnite while you sleep : auto freight memories / by Ken Goudy, Jr

Author:
Goudy, Ken  Search this
Physical description:
144 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Northwest, Pacific
History
Date:
1992
C1992
Topic:
Trucking  Search this
Freight and freightage--History  Search this
Call number:
HE5631 .G68 1992
HE5631.G68 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_444423

By God and Wells Fargo! : expressmen braved Alaskan wilds to deliver their cargo / by W. Turrentine Jackson

Author:
Jackson, W. Turrentine (William Turrentine) 1915-2000  Search this
Subject:
Wells, Fargo & Company History  Search this
Physical description:
p. 45-52 : ill., map ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Alaska
Date:
1986
[1986]
Topic:
Postal service  Search this
Freight and freightage  Search this
Call number:
HE6376.A1 A4 1986
HE6376.A1A4 1986
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_450937

[Technical reports on jet-fluid suspensions, scheduling and routing problems of air transport systems, waveguide for communication with high speed vehicles, demand for freight transportation, and air cushion vehicles]

Author:
United States Office of High-Speed Ground Transportation  Search this
Northeast Corridor Improvement Project (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
<5> v. : ill
Type:
Books
Date:
1967
1967-
Topic:
Jets--Fluid dynamics  Search this
Motor vehicles--Springs and suspension  Search this
Production scheduling  Search this
Airlines--Management  Search this
Wave guides  Search this
Freight and freightage--Mathematical models  Search this
Ground-effect machines  Search this
Call number:
TL507 .U563816
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_476029

[Technical reports on intermodal freight transportation]

Author:
United States Department of Transportation  Search this
Physical description:
<1> v. : ill
Type:
Books
Date:
1966
1966-
Topic:
Freight and freightage  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Call number:
TL507 .U52327
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_476030

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