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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Flour

Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
2.76 Cubic feet (consisting of 6 boxes, 1 folder, 2 oversize folders, plus digital images of some collection material. )
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Business ephemera
Ephemera
Date:
circa 1831-1937
Summary:
A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Flour 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:
This material consists primarily of advertising cards, invoices, bills/receipts, scattered correspondence on letterhead stationery, notices, circulars, announcements, recipe books, printed advertisements, market reports, price lists, printed advertisements, .patents and trademarks from manufacturers and merchants of various types of flour. Such types include roller flour and core flour for foundry use. The flour was produced for both commercial and home use. It could be acquired by the barrel and half barrel. Many of the manufacturers also sold machines for producing flour including sieve cleaning attachments, bran dusters, middlings dusters, flour packers, testing sieves, wire bolting cloths, grit gauzes, grain separators and brush machines. These manufacturers and also distributor would sell other products including grass seed, corn, meal, starch, hay, tallow, plaster, cement, hides, calk, lamb and sheep skins, lime feed, shorts, fish and salt.

Among these materials are unique forms of advertisements. The Freeman Milling Company created paper dolls. The company's name was printed on the clothing for the dolls. There are also a few pieces of correspondence from foreign countries. Among the advertising materials is information from the Farmers Union Grain Terminal Association. This program was established to. Of special interest to the researcher is Listers Diabetic Flour recipe book in box 2. Tylers Raw Food Cook Book found in box 4.

Materials are organized alphabetically by name of company. Materials in box five are arranged by ty e including import/export documents, foreign correspondence, envelopes, images of African-Americans, children products, legal actions, market reports, patents and trademarks and related publications.
Materials in the Archives Center:
Archives Center Collection of Business Americana (AC0404)
Forms Part Of:
Forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana.

Missing Title

Series 1: Business Ephemera

Series 2: Other Collection Divisions

Series 3: Isadore Warshaw Personal Papers

Series 4: Photographic Reference Material
Provenance:
Flour 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:
Flour  Search this
Mills  Search this
Genre/Form:
Business ephemera
Ephemera
Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Flour, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Flour
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Flour
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-flour
Online Media:

Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney papers, 1851-1975, bulk 1888-1942

Creator:
Whitney, Gertrude Vanderbilt 1875-1942  Search this
Subject:
Cushing, Howard Gardiner 1869-1916  Search this
De Meyer, Adolf Baron 1868-1949  Search this
Miller, Flora Whitney  Search this
Strelecki, Jean de count  Search this
Watson, Forbes 1880-1960  Search this
Whitney, Harry Payne 1872-1930  Search this
American Ambulance Field Hospital (Juilly, France)  Search this
Greenwich House (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Whitney Museum of American Art  Search this
Whitney Studio Club  Search this
Physical description:
36.1 linear feet
Type:
Interviews
Collection descriptions
Scrapbooks
Sketchbooks
Place:
France
Date:
1851
1851-1975
bulk 1888-1942
Topic:
World War, 1914-1918--Hospitals  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Local number:
AAA 2288-2289
AAA 2356-2375
AAA 4861
AAA N587-N591
AAA whitgert
Restrictions & Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center
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Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney papers, 1851-1975, bulk 1888-1942
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_209241

Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection

Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1942-1947
Summary:
In the 1940s, during Helen Popenoe's elementary school years, she collected and played with paper dolls. This collection consists of the dolls that she enjoyed as a child.
Scope and Contents:
The collection consists of paper dolls of various types including female movie stars, "Blondie," comic strip characters, and several "Good Neighbor" dolls inspired by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's Good Neighbor Policy. Additionally there are paper dolls of young children and toddlers, as well as fictitious characters with clothes and accessories that represent the time period in American history in which they were produced. For example, several paper dolls have World War II military uniforms.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into six series and is organized by type of doll.

Series 1: "Blondie" Characters, undated

Series 2: Celebrities, undated

Series 3: Couples, undated

Series 4: Good Neighbor, undated

Series 5: Queens, undated

Series 6: Miscellaneous, undated
Biographical / Historical:
This collection is comprised of Helen Popenoe's personal paper doll collection from her elementary school days, ages 5-10. The collection dates from 1942 to 1947. It is possible that some of these dolls were purchased at Kann's Department Store in Washington, D.C. Many of the paper dolls were discovered in a Kann's shopping bag.
Related Materials:
Materials in the Archives Center

Carolyn and Donald Grepke Paper Doll Collection, 1895-1991 (AC 0752)

Elinor S. Miller Paper Doll Collection, circa 1909-1940 (AC1110).
Provenance:
This collection was donated to the Archives Center, National Museum of American History, by Helen Popenoe in June, 2009.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Dolls  Search this
Paper dolls  Search this
Toys -- 20th century  Search this
Citation:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1156
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1156
Online Media:

"Blondie" Characters

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1156, Series 1
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref14

Alexander

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection / Series 1: "Blondie" Characters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref15

Blondie

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection / Series 1: "Blondie" Characters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref16

Cookie

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection / Series 1: "Blondie" Characters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref17

Dagwood

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection / Series 1: "Blondie" Characters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref18

Daisy Dog

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection / Series 1: "Blondie" Characters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref19

Celebrities

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1156, Series 2
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref20

Ann Gillis (Some items in Nagel)

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection / Series 2: Celebrities
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref21

Ann Nagel (Some items in Gillis)

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection / Series 2: Celebrities
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref22

Betty Davis

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection / Series 2: Celebrities
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref23

Betty Davis

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection / Series 2: Celebrities
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref24

Helen Parrish

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection / Series 2: Celebrities
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref25

Jane

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection / Series 2: Celebrities
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref26

Jane Frazee

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection / Series 2: Celebrities
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref27

Jane Glamour

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection / Series 2: Celebrities
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref28

Lucille Ball

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection / Series 2: Celebrities
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref29

Lucille Ball

Collection Creator:
Popenoe, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection
Helen Popenoe Paper Doll Collection / Series 2: Celebrities
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1156-ref30

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