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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Office Equipment

Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Names:
IBM (International Business Machines)  Search this
Xerox Corporation  Search this
Extent:
3.21 Cubic feet (consisting of 7 boxes, 3 oversize folders.)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Advertising
Advertisements
Catalogues
Advertising fliers
Advertising mail
Sales letters
Print advertising
Invoices
Ephemera
Commercial catalogs
Printed materials
Printed ephemera
Publications
Sales catalogs
Photographs
Business records
Advertising cards
Sales records
Mail order catalogs
Business letters
Printed material
Reports
Commercial correspondence
Correspondence
Trade cards
Business ephemera
Catalogs
Business cards
Trade literature
Letterheads
Trade catalogs
Receipts
Periodicals
Manufacturers' catalogs
Illustrations
Date:
1833-1975
Summary:
A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Office Equipment forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana
Scope and Contents:
The collection includes devices and systems such as typewriters, calculation machines, mimeographs and copiers, punches and canceling machines, coin counters, telephonics, addressing and indexing systems, recording and message transmission, stamping, perforating, records storage and files, and also some consumable products like fasteners, ledgers, erasures. A few product samples are present.

Some product information contains suggestions and information on good business business practices or increasing efficiency and accuracy in the office or workplace environment.

A small amount of material related to furnishings, such as desks, bookcases, lockers, and trade show displays is present.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into three subseries.

Business Records and Marketing Materials

Genre

Subject
Forms Part Of:
Forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana.

Series 1: Business Ephemera

Series 2: Other Collection Divisions

Series 3: Isadore Warshaw Personal Papers

Series 4: Photographic Reference Material
Provenance:
Office Equipment is a portion of the Business Ephemera Series of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Accession AC0060 purchased from Isadore Warshaw in 1967. Warshaw continued to accumulate similar material until his death, which was donated in 1971 by his widow, Augusta. For a period after acquisition, related materials from other sources (of mixed provenance) were added to the collection so there may be content produced or published after Warshaw's death in 1969. This practice has since ceased.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
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:
Mail-order business  Search this
Mail-order business -- Catalogs  Search this
Punched card systems -- Machinery  Search this
Filing cabinets  Search this
Furniture  Search this
Information display systems  Search this
Typewriters -- 1890-1900  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Office equipment and supplies industry  Search this
Office equipment and supplies industry -- United States  Search this
Printing machinery and supplies  Search this
Patents  Search this
Display of merchandise  Search this
Sound recording machines  Search this
Retail trade  Search this
Bookkeeping  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Accounting -- Data processing  Search this
Sales accounting -- 19th century  Search this
Pneumatics  Search this
Telephone answering and recording equipment industry  Search this
Account books  Search this
Consumer goods -- Catalogs  Search this
Business  Search this
Typewriters -- 1880-1910  Search this
Magnetic recorders and recording  Search this
Typewriters  Search this
Merchandise displays  Search this
advertising -- Business ephemera  Search this
Genre/Form:
Advertising
Advertisements
Catalogues
Advertising fliers
Advertising mail
Sales letters
Print advertising
Invoices
Ephemera
Commercial catalogs
Printed materials
Printed ephemera
Publications -- Business
Sales catalogs
Photographs
Business records
Advertising cards
Sales records
Mail order catalogs
Business letters
Printed material
Reports
Publications
Commercial correspondence
Correspondence
Trade cards
Business ephemera
Catalogs
Business cards
Trade literature
Letterheads
Trade catalogs
Receipts
Periodicals
Manufacturers' catalogs
Illustrations
Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Office Equipment, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Office
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Office Equipment
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-office
Additional Online Media:

[June FBI Series on Jim Amos] [cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Subject:
Amos, James Edward 1879-1953  Search this
United States Federal Bureau of Investigation  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 4" x 5"?
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1940
1950
1930-1940
Topic:
Information display systems  Search this
Posters  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
AC0618.004.0000177.tif (AC Scan)
Restrictions & Rights:
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_266955

Electronic Display World Newsletters

Creator:
Stanford Resources, Inc. (San Jose, California)  Search this
Extent:
2 Cubic feet (7 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Newsletters
Date:
1981-1999, 2001.
Summary:
The collection contains newsletters from 1981 to 1999 documenting the electronic display world industry. The Electronic Display World> is an international, in-depth report on the latest developments in the electronic display industry throughout the world. The newsletters were published by Stanford Resources, Inc. of San Jose, California, a market research and management consulting firmfounded by Joseph Castellano in 1978. The first newsletter was issued in March, 1981.
Scope and Contents note:
Newsletters from 1981 to 1999 documenting the electronic display world industry.
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical/Historical note:
The Electronic Display World is an international in-depth report on the latest developments in the electronic display industry throughout the world. The newsletters were published by Stanford Resources, Inc. of San Jose, California, a market research and management consulting firm founded by Joseph Castellano in 1978. The first monthly Electronic Display World report was issued in March of 1981. The objective of the monthly newsletter was to provide the latest information on markets, analyses and forecasts of the economic condition of the industry, applications and technological developments (such as LED's, CRT's, LCD's, vacuum fluorescent display, PLZT ceramics, electrochromics, electrophoretics), and editorial commentary.

Few market research firms were examining markets from both the supply and demand sides to insure a balanced and more accurate view of the present and future of electronic displays. Castellano determined that there was an increasing need for information on future markets for electronic components which included displays. Little information was available on the growing market for new flat panel displays. Hence, Castellano began developing market research techniques for the fledging electronic display industry that took into account both supply and demand. With the help of colleagues, Castellano formulated a plan to develop a market information services for the display industry. The first initiative of Stanford Resources, Inc. was to prepare a report on the market for LCD's which was titled Liquid Crystal Displays in Japan. The popularity and financial success of this report launched Stanford Resources into the display market research field. This approach provided market analysis and forecasting for the industry by an independent observer and prompted Stanford Resources, Inc. to publish an international newsletter devoted strictly to the display industry.

The newsletter was available by subscription only for one or two years. Major corporations that were either manufacturing or using displays were among the subscribers. Electronic Display World was published in both print and electronic form until 2000.
Provenance:
The collection was donated to the Archives Center,by Joseph Castellano, former President and CEO of Stanford Resources, Inc., August 2004.
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
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:
Information display systems  Search this
Genre/Form:
Newsletters -- 21st century
Newsletters -- 1950-2000
Citation:
Electronic Display World Newsletters, 1981-1999, 2001, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0868
See more items in:
Electronic Display World Newsletters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0868

Proposed draft military handbook presenting requirements for an electronic display system (EDS) for interactive electronic technical manuals (IETMs) / by Eric L. Jorgensen, Joseph J. Fuller and Samuel C. Rainey

Author:
Jorgensen, Eric L  Search this
Fuller, Joseph J  Search this
Rainey, Samuel C  Search this
David Taylor Research Center  Search this
United States Navy  Search this
Subject:
United States Navy  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 98 p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Date:
1990
[1990]
Topic:
Information display systems  Search this
Call number:
TK7882.I6 J67 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_525478

[Trade catalogs on readout systems and encoders for machine tools]

Author:
Baldwin Electronics, Inc  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries American History Trade Literature Collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
<1> v. : ill
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Date:
1973
1973-
Topic:
Information display systems--Catalogs  Search this
Measuring instruments--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Machine-tools--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Baldwin (Brand name)  Search this
Call number:
48123
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_471866

[Technical reports on Stratovision flight tests, the Westinghouse "elf" screen, an electroluminescent digital indicator with ELPAK translation logic, a navigation system using distance and direction measurements from a satellite, satellite transit for Seattle-Tacoma air travellers, transponder testing and a type HJ transportable tropospheric scatter system]

Author:
Westinghouse Electric Corporation  Search this
Physical description:
<9> v. : ill
Type:
Books
Place:
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (Wash.)
Date:
1947
1947-
Topic:
Shortwave radio--Testing  Search this
Electroluminescent display systems  Search this
Artificial satellites in aeronautics  Search this
Local transit  Search this
Transponders--Testing  Search this
Tropospheric scatter communication systems  Search this
Call number:
TL507 .W53
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_473327

[Technical reports on weather display for terminal control consoles, visual detection of aircraft, air traffic control simulators, plan for Suffolk County Air Force Base, midair collision avoidance, airport visual displays calculating flight arrival times, and air traffic demands and delays in the New York area]

Author:
United States Airways Modernization Board  Search this
Physical description:
<14> v. : ill
Type:
Books
Place:
New York Region
Date:
1958
1958-
Topic:
Meteorology in aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes--Field of view  Search this
Air traffic control simulators  Search this
Airplanes--Collision avoidance  Search this
Information display systems  Search this
Air traffic control  Search this
Call number:
TL507 .U51125
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_474698

[Technical reports on bibliographies of operations research, safety, helicopters, tires, airplane noise, masers, lasers, human engineering, research management, shock, bionics, display systems, multiple aspect searching for information retrieval, astronautics, airplane control systems, air traffic control, maintenance, a military library, airports, PERT, and lubrication]

Author:
Defense Documentation Center (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
<30> v. : ill
Type:
Books
Date:
1957
1957-
Topic:
Operations research--Bibliography  Search this
Safety measures--Bibliography  Search this
Helicopters--Bibliography  Search this
Airplanes--Tires--Bibliography  Search this
Airplanes--Noise--Bibliography  Search this
Masers--Bibliography  Search this
Lasers--Bibliography  Search this
Human engineering--Bibliography  Search this
Research--Management--Bibliography  Search this
Shock (Mechanics)--Bibliography  Search this
Bionics--Bibliography  Search this
Information display systems--Bibliography  Search this
Searching, Bibliographical--Bibliography  Search this
Astronautics--Bibliography  Search this
Airplanes--Control systems--Bibliography  Search this
Air traffic control--Bibliography  Search this
Maintenance--Bibliography  Search this
Military libraries--Bibliography  Search this
Airports--Bibliography  Search this
PERT (Network analysis)--Bibliography  Search this
Lubrication and lubricants--Bibliography  Search this
Call number:
TL507 .D3132
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_475901

Displays, memories, and signal processing : a compilation / National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Author:
United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Search this
United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration Technology Utilization Office  Search this
Physical description:
ii, 42 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1975
Topic:
Information display systems  Search this
Computer storage devices  Search this
Technology transfer  Search this
Call number:
TK7882.I6 U58 1975
TK7882.I6U58 1975
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_318681

Bibliographic displays in the online catalog / by Walt Crawford, with Lennie Stovel and Kathleen Bales

Author:
Crawford, Walt  Search this
Stovel, Lennie  Search this
Bales, Kathleen  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 359 p. : ill.; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1986
Topic:
Online library catalogs  Search this
Online bibliographic searching  Search this
Information display systems--Library applications  Search this
Information display systems--Formatting  Search this
Machine-readable bibliographic data  Search this
Call number:
Z699.3.C69 1986X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_295350

Museums and media : a basic reference shelf / by Philip C. Ritterbush. With Museums and media, a status report / by Richard Grove

Author:
Ritterbush, Philip C  Search this
Grove, Richard Museums and media  Search this
Physical description:
15 leaves ; 28 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Date:
1970
Topic:
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Media programs (Education)  Search this
Information display systems--Bibliography  Search this
Call number:
AM7 .R615 1970
AM7.R615 1970
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_136076

Recent advances in display media; a symposium ..

Author:
Advanced Display Media Symposium (1967 : Cambridge, Mass.)  Search this
Electronics Research Center (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 146 p. illus. 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1968
Topic:
Information display systems  Search this
Call number:
TK7882.I6 A24 1967
TK7882.I6A24 1967
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_11424

Visual information display systems; a survey

Author:
Auerbach Corporation  Search this
Physical description:
v, 95 p. illus. 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1968
Topic:
Information display systems  Search this
Call number:
TK5103.5 .A9
TK5103.5.A9
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1349

Principles of interactive computer graphics [by] William M. Newman [and] Robert F. Sproull

Author:
Newman, William M. 1939-  Search this
Sproull, Robert F  Search this
Physical description:
xxviii, 607 p. illus. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1973
[1973]
Topic:
Computer graphics  Search this
Computer input-output equipment  Search this
Information display systems  Search this
Computer programming  Search this
Call number:
T385 .N48X
T385.N48X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_17392

Displays for command and control centers. [Editor: I. J. Gabelman

Author:
Symposium on Displays for Command and Control Centers (1966 : Munich)  Search this
Gabelman, Irving J  Search this
North Atlantic Treaty Organization Advisory Group for Aerospace Research and Development Avionics Panel  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 514 p. illus. 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1969
C1969]
Topic:
Information display systems--Congresses  Search this
Call number:
TK7882.I6 S9891
TK7882.I6S9891
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_4339

CRT display terminals

Author:
Datapro Research Corporation  Search this
Physical description:
[36] p. illus. 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1973
C1973]
Topic:
Information display systems  Search this
Computer input-output equipment  Search this
Call number:
TK7882.I6 D23
TK7882.I6D23
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_72305

Data displays for information systems

Author:
American Data Processing, Inc  Search this
Physical description:
86 p. illus., diagrs. 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1969
[c1969]
Topic:
Information display systems  Search this
Information storage and retrieval systems  Search this
Call number:
TK7882.I6 A512
TK7882.I6A512
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_92043

Display systems engineering, edited by H.R. Luxenberg [and] Rudolph L. Kuehn

Author:
Luxenberg, H. R  Search this
Kuehn, Rudolph L  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 444 p. illus. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1967
[1967]
Topic:
Information display systems  Search this
Call number:
TK7882.I6D57 1967
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_94354

High dynamic range imaging : acquisition, display, and image-based lighting / Erik Reinhard ... [et al.]

Author:
Reinhard, Erik 1968-  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 650 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2010
C2010
Topic:
High dynamic range imaging  Search this
Photography--Digital techniques  Search this
Photography--Printing processes  Search this
Image processing  Search this
Electroluminescent display systems  Search this
Computer graphics  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_970500

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