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MS 7563 Stabilization of Kin Klizhin, Chaco Canyon National Monument, Fiscal Year 1938

Creator:
Vivian, Gordon  Search this
Extent:
13 Pages
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7563
Local Note:
Carbon of typescript, bound, with photographs
Topic:
Kin Klizhin -- New Mexico -- Chaco Canyon -- stabilization  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 7563, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7563
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7563

Imperial Glass Company Records

Creator:
Imperial Glass Company.  Search this
Corning Museum of Glass.  Search this
Lancaster Colony Corporation.  Search this
Source:
Ceramics and Glass, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Former owner:
Ceramics and Glass, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Extent:
0.1 Cubic feet (1 box, 29 microfiche sheets)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfiche
Catalogs
Business records
Date:
1909-1940
Scope and Contents:
This collection is divided into two series, Catalogs and Photographs, on fifty nine (59) microfiche sheets. These are photographic reproductions of catalogs of Imperial Glass Products from 1909 to 1912 and of several photographs showing Imperial Glass Company products, their stock numbers and rulers indicating size. Some of these photos are hand painted. Many of the catalogs have no dates and are arranged by number and type. A few of them have prices noted throughout and were presumably used by salesmen at the company. There is one catalog from The Central Glass Works of Wheeling, Virginia, one of the companies that Imperial purchased. There are General Catalogs, "Bargain Book" catalogs, a Special Catalog of Hand Engraved and Sand Blasted Glassware and a Special Catalog of Plain and Engraved Gas and Electric Glassware.
Arrangement:
Divided into two series.

Series 1: Catalogues

Series 2: Photographs
Historical:
The Imperial Glass Company was established in 1901 in Bellaire, Ohio. The company's first pieces were produced for the mass market for stores like Kresge's and McCrory's; they produced jelly glasses, pressed tumblers, butter dishes, pickle dishes, berry bowls, and a variety of other tableware.

With the introduction of machine-pressed glassware in 1910, the market expanded. Imperial Glass Company began producing "NUART" iridescent ware in colors of "rubigold, peacock, sapphire, rose satin, blue satin, iris ice, blue ice, and rose ice." The company began making "NUCUT" crystal ware, which was pressed glass made to reproduce early English pressed glass.

"Imperial Jewels," introduced in 1916, were free-hand iridescent "stretch glass" pieces. In 1922 the company imported a shop of Venetian glassmakers to what the company labeled Imperial "Art Glass." Catalogue 103G states on page 3-G, "these wares are covered with heavy deposits of various metal oxides, which make them nearly opaque in appearance. The enormous heat, necessary to develop these colors, cannot be regulated mathematically, and therefore there are scarcely two pieces alike, even when manufactured apparently in the same manner and under the same conditions." These pieces, mostly bowls, nappies, berry bowls, and nut bowls, are in colors of pearl green, pearl white, pearl ruby, and pearl amethyst.

The Depression and the influx of machine glass companies combined to push Imperial Glass Co. into bankruptcy in 1931, although the plant continued to operate after it went into receivership.

The company in 1940 started an acquisitions program and bought a series of other companies including the Central Glass Works of Wheeling, Virginia, (est. 1860). In 1958 Imperial Glass purchased molds from the Heisey Co. (est.1885) and bought the Cambridge Glass Co. (est. 1873). The firm became a subsidiary of Lenox China Inc. in 1973.

In June 1984 Imperial Glass went into Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The plant closed August 31, 1984, and the company's assets were taken over by Lancaster Colony Corporation, Columbus, Ohio.
Provenance:
Collection donated by the Corning Museum of Glass.
Restrictions:
No original material in this collection at the present time. Researchers must view microfiche copies.
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:
Pressed glass  Search this
Glassware -- Catalogs  Search this
Glassware  Search this
Glass, Colored  Search this
Glass manufacture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Microfiche
Catalogs
Business records -- 1910-1930
Citation:
The Imperial Glass Company Records, 1909-1912, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0105
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Imperial Glass Company Records
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Joel Ryder Cyphering Books

Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Author:
Ryder, Joel  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Place:
New York (State)
New Jersey
Date:
1792-1793.
Scope and Contents:
Two cyphering books belonging to and/or compiled by Joel Ryder (or Rider) of either New York or New Jersey, containing mathematical tables, square roots, computations, etc. One book bears the date 1792, the other 1793. Both soft-bound in cloth. One contains a number of locks of hair.
General Note:
First page of one book spells the name "Rider".
Provenance:
Collection donated by John Ryder, and Mrs. C.L. DiMarco, 1973, Febuary 13.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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:
Arithmetic -- Study and teaching  Search this
Hair  Search this
Hair art  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts -- 18th century
Citation:
Joel Ryder Cyphering Books, 1792-1793, Archives Center.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0089
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0089

Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection

Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Jones, William (Vice President, Zippo Lighter)  Search this
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Author:
Zippo Manufacturing Company  Search this
Extent:
0.75 Cubic feet (2 boxes, 3 oversize folders)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pamphlets
Posters
Articles
Date:
1937 - 1998
Scope and Contents:
Advertising brochures, posters, and articles on the company.
Biographical / Historical:
The Zippo Company has made over 300 million cigarette lighters since it was founded in 1932. The founder, George Blaisdell, believed that the policy of planned obsolescence repulsive, so he guaranteed his product "forever". Any Zippo lighter sent back to the factory has always been repaired at no charge to the customer. According to the company's official history, the lighter's qualities, windproof and rugged, caught on big during World War II when just about every man in the service, dogface to Dwight D. Eisenhower, had one. There are numerous stories of the lighter being used to illuminate airplane instrument panels and as emergency signaling devices. There is a confirmed instance of a lighter working after being frozen in solid ice for four months, and one which survived an 1,100 foot fall. Zippo began diversifying in 1962 into such products as money clips, flashlights and pocket rules. The Case Cutlery Company has been a subsidiary of Zippo since 1993.
Related Materials:
Collected in conjunction with accession no. 1983.0394, Division of Home and Community Life.
Provenance:
Collection donated by William Jones, Vice President of Zippo, March 1983.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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:
Cigar lighters -- 1930-1980  Search this
Smoking -- 1930-1980  Search this
Genre/Form:
Pamphlets -- 20th century
Posters -- 20th century
Articles
Citation:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0094
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Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0094

Advertisements

Collection Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Jones, William (Vice President, Zippo Lighter)  Search this
Collection Author:
Zippo Manufacturing Company  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1962 - 1982
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
Collection Citation:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection / Series 1: Advertising and Promotional Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0094-ref14

Advertisements

Collection Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Jones, William (Vice President, Zippo Lighter)  Search this
Collection Author:
Zippo Manufacturing Company  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1937 - 1968
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
Collection Citation:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection / Series 1: Advertising and Promotional Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0094-ref15

Advertising posters

Collection Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Jones, William (Vice President, Zippo Lighter)  Search this
Collection Author:
Zippo Manufacturing Company  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1962 - 1967
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
Collection Citation:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection / Series 1: Advertising and Promotional Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0094-ref16

Brochures

Collection Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Jones, William (Vice President, Zippo Lighter)  Search this
Collection Author:
Zippo Manufacturing Company  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
Collection Citation:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection / Series 1: Advertising and Promotional Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0094-ref17

Car brochure

Collection Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Jones, William (Vice President, Zippo Lighter)  Search this
Collection Author:
Zippo Manufacturing Company  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
Collection Citation:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection / Series 1: Advertising and Promotional Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0094-ref18

Executive diary

Collection Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Jones, William (Vice President, Zippo Lighter)  Search this
Collection Author:
Zippo Manufacturing Company  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1998 - 1998
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
Collection Citation:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection / Series 1: Advertising and Promotional Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0094-ref19

Fiftieth anniversary report

Collection Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Jones, William (Vice President, Zippo Lighter)  Search this
Collection Author:
Zippo Manufacturing Company  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1982 - 1982
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
Collection Citation:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection / Series 1: Advertising and Promotional Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0094-ref20

History of Zippo

Collection Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Jones, William (Vice President, Zippo Lighter)  Search this
Collection Author:
Zippo Manufacturing Company  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
Collection Citation:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection / Series 1: Advertising and Promotional Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0094-ref21

License plate holder

Collection Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Jones, William (Vice President, Zippo Lighter)  Search this
Collection Author:
Zippo Manufacturing Company  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
Collection Citation:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection / Series 1: Advertising and Promotional Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0094-ref22

Mouse pad

Collection Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Jones, William (Vice President, Zippo Lighter)  Search this
Collection Author:
Zippo Manufacturing Company  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
Collection Citation:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection / Series 1: Advertising and Promotional Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0094-ref23

Press kit, 65th anniversary

Collection Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Jones, William (Vice President, Zippo Lighter)  Search this
Collection Author:
Zippo Manufacturing Company  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 9-11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1997 - 1997
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
Collection Citation:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection / Series 1: Advertising and Promotional Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0094-ref24

Press kit, Zippo flashlight

Collection Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Jones, William (Vice President, Zippo Lighter)  Search this
Collection Author:
Zippo Manufacturing Company  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1997 - 1997
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
Collection Citation:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection / Series 1: Advertising and Promotional Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0094-ref25

Zippo/case swap meet

Collection Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Jones, William (Vice President, Zippo Lighter)  Search this
Collection Author:
Zippo Manufacturing Company  Search this
Extent:
1 videocassettes (vhs)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Videocassettes (vhs)
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
Collection Citation:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection
Zippo Lighter Advertising Collection / Series 1: Advertising and Promotional Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0094-ref26

Joshua Gist Account Book and Related Materials

Creator:
Gist, Joshua (merchant)  Search this
Source:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Former owner:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Extent:
0.15 Cubic feet (2 folders )
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Correspondence
Manuscripts
Account books
Place:
Maryland
New York (N.Y.) -- 18th century
Westminster (Md.)
Date:
1769-1822.
Scope and Contents note:
Account book of Joshua Gist, Westminster, Maryland, and others,including general account for the purchase and transportation of agricultural products, lists of muster rolls for the Militia of Maryland, 1794-1798. Also, miscellaneous notes of financial obligations, 1769-1800; and a letter, 1798, concerning payment for construction of fortifications of New York Harbor.
Arrangement:
Arranged chronologically by subject.
Provenance:
Collection transferred to the Archives Center from the Division of Domestic Life in 1997 (NMAH Acc. 1997.3022).
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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:
Agricultural products  Search this
Militia -- 1790-1800 -- Maryland  Search this
Fortification  Search this
Military administrative -- 1790-1800  Search this
Muster rolls -- 18th century -- Maryland  Search this
Genre/Form:
Correspondence -- 18th century
Manuscripts -- 19th century
Manuscripts -- 18th century
Account books -- 18th century
Citation:
Joshua Gist Account Book & Related Materials, 1769-1822, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0044
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0044

MS 562 San Rafael vocabulary

Collector:
Henshaw, Henry W. (Henry Wetherbee), 1850-1930  Search this
Creator:
Hale, Horatio, 1817-1896  Search this
Extent:
1 Page
Culture:
Miwok -- Coast  Search this
Indians of North America -- California  Search this
Miwok Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 562
Local Note:
Copy by H.W. Henshaw from Hale.
General:
Previously titled "Miwok vocabulary collected by Henry W. Henshaw."
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 562, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS562
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms562
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MS 564 Olamentke vocabulary

Collector:
Kostromitinov, Peter S.  Search this
Creator:
Henshaw, Henry W. (Henry Wetherbee), 1850-1930  Search this
Extent:
1 Page
Culture:
Miwok -- Coast  Search this
Indians of North America -- California  Search this
Miwok Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 564
Local Note:
Copy by Henshaw.
General:
Previously titled "Miwok vocabulary collected by Kostromilov."
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 564, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS564
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms564
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