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Patent petition: "R" Stiffening Ribs or Stays, filed 11/12/38, abandoned 11/18/41

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Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
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Box 5, Folder 9
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Date:
1938 November 12
1941 November 18
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Patent Petition: "Q" Brassiere Construction and Reinforcing Means Therefore: Strapless Brassiere [Serial No. 239947] Filed 11/12/38 Abandoned 11/12/41 [W.R.]

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Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1941 November 12
1938 November 12
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Patent Application: "S"Adagio Construction [Application No. 258376] U.S. Patent 2,343,476 Filed 2/25/39

Collection Creator:
Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1939 February 25
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"P" U.S. Patent No. 2219460 - Stitched Open Work - Turrisi

Collection Creator:
Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1938
1940
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Correspondence: AA Turrisi Methods of Making Stitched Open Work, May 1943

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Container:
Box 6, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1943 May
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British Patent Documents: Turrisi- Stitched Open Work British Patent No. 525966

Collection Creator:
Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1942-1943
1939
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Correspondence: Lillian Knoblock

Collection Creator:
Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1937
1933-1935
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Bust pads

Collection Creator:
Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1940
1935
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Correspondence regarding oversales selling, 9/1/1938

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Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 14
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1938 September 1
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Collection Citation:
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Postcard of patent confirmation, 1939 Postcard mailed by William Rosenthal to himself as proof of patent date

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Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1939
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Correspondence re: buckle 11/18/39 Agreement to manufacture buckle invented by William Rosenthal

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Container:
Box 6, Folder 16
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1939 November 18
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Correspondence and Drawings: Miss Sonne Reese, 1942 Please see the Costume Division for bra sample that was included in this file

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Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1942
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Letter and patent: Catharine Elberfeld, Aug. 4

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Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1942 August 4
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Bound Volume: U.S. Patents on Brassieres, etc. Vol. 1, 7 Nov. 1871-26 Aug. 1924

Collection Creator:
Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1924 August 26
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Collection Citation:
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Bound Volume: U.S. Patents on Brassieres, etc. Vol. 3, 9 Dec. 1924-1 March 1938

Collection Creator:
Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1924 December 9 - 1938 March 1
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Collection Citation:
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Bound Volume: U.S. Patents including Maiden Form Trademarks, Vol. 4, 15 March 1938-24 Aug. 1943

Collection Creator:
Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 9
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1938 March 24 - 1943 August
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Bound Volume: U.S. Patents on Brassieres, etc. Vol. 5, 18 April 1939-17 July 1951

Collection Creator:
Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 10
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1939 April 18 - 1951 July
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Bound Volume: U.S. Patents on Brassieres, etc. including Maidenform Patents, Vol. 10, 11 May 1965-19 Nov. 1968

Collection Creator:
Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 15
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1965 May 11 - 1968 November 19
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Collection Citation:
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Items Found in Bound Volumes

Collection Creator:
Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 16, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
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Collection Citation:
Maidenform Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Recorded Assignments

Collection Creator:
Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 17, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1923
1926-1928
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Maidenform Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Maidenform Collection / Series 3: Patents, Trademarks, Registrations
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