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Newspaper clippings

Collection Creator:
Ya-Ching, Lee  Search this
Container:
Box 12, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
1943
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
Lee Ya-Ching Papers, NASM.2008.0009, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lee Ya-Ching Papers
Lee Ya-Ching Papers / Series 2: Professional
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2b2be81b7-23af-4a71-98d4-41dbe126ec56
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-2008-0009-ref118
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Irish Materials

Collection Creator:
Booth, Virginia  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1958-1999, undated
Scope and Contents:
Contain articles and photographs primarily relating to the clothing manufacturing and textile weaving trades in Ireland. In addition, there are photographs of Ireland including Blarney Castle in County Cork and James Joyce's Tower in Dublin. Materials are arranged in chronological order.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning intellectual property rights. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Virginia "Jimmie" Booth Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0729, Series 4
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Virginia "Jimmie" Booth collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep892fef385-0ced-454d-ad23-126e1e04d538
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0729-ref16

European Designers and Textile Manufacturers

Collection Creator:
Booth, Virginia  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1955-1997, undated
Scope and Contents:
Consist of materials primarily relating to Donald Brook Davies the Welsh clothing manufacturer headquartered in Enniskerry, County Wicklow, Ireland. His company created clothing designed by his wife Mary Davies. Materials include magazine articles, photographs, printed advertisements, promotional literature, fabric swatches, photographs, a shopping bag, store drawing, newspaper articles, and a management consultants report. There are also photographs of designs and newspaper articles relating to Countess Ebba Von Eckermann (April 19, 1921-February 2, 2018) Swedish fashion designer and owner of Ebba von Eckermann Textilier a company that created woven fabrics for the retail trade. An article printed in Victoria magazine relates to Sybil Connally (January 24, 1921- May 6, 1998), a Dublin-based fashion designer who was known for creating clothing using traditional Irish textiles and styles. In addition, there are photographs of models in Irish fashions. Materials are arranged first in alphabetical order and then in chronological order within each person.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning intellectual property rights. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Virginia "Jimmie" Booth Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0729, Series 6
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Virginia "Jimmie" Booth collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep86aa0defd-6279-4479-96c6-4fd0560b63fd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0729-ref17

Photographs, clothing manufacturing, Shannon, Ireland [probably Sligo, Ltd.]

Collection Creator:
Booth, Virginia  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning intellectual property rights. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Virginia "Jimmie" Booth Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Virginia "Jimmie" Booth collection
Virginia "Jimmie" Booth collection / Series 4: Irish Materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep84340c0b1-5843-4d67-b7c7-2445f39aad26
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0729-ref58

Photographs, clothing manufacturing, Ireland

Collection Creator:
Booth, Virginia  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning intellectual property rights. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Virginia "Jimmie" Booth Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Virginia "Jimmie" Booth collection
Virginia "Jimmie" Booth collection / Series 4: Irish Materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep856c44cab-6f93-4e2a-8be2-23c642255eff
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0729-ref59

20 lire Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi single

Title:
Scott Catalogue Vatican City 185
Medium:
paper; ink(multicolored)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
VATICAN CITY (independent city state)
Date:
October 1, 1954
Topic:
International Stamps & Mail  Search this
Object number:
2008.2009.179
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8a416d7f5-3c05-448a-b21e-3302f3de077c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2008.2009.179

35 lire Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi single

Title:
Scott Catalogue Vatican City 186
Medium:
paper; ink(multicolored)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
VATICAN CITY (independent city state)
Date:
October 1, 1954
Topic:
International Stamps & Mail  Search this
Object number:
2008.2009.180
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm835ef0c0f-f696-4edb-944a-50b79db2b7b4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2008.2009.180

[Trade catalogs from Pantex Pressing Machines Inc.]

Company Name:
Pantex Pressing Machines Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
Circa 1945 10-page booklet promoting a pants presser that needed fewer parts , less air, had fewer operating controls and operated using "dynamic leverage". The press was designed for use in the drycleaning, tailoring and clothing manufacturing industries.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Pawtucket, Rhode Island, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Cleaning tools and supplies  Search this
Clothing (including hats; shoes; accessories; etc)  Search this
Textiles and textile machinery  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Cleaning compounds  Search this
Cleaning machinery and appliances  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Dress accessories  Search this
Hats  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Shoes  Search this
Textile fabrics  Search this
Textile machinery industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_28371
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_28371

[Trade catalogs from Textile Die Cutting Co.]

Company Name:
Textile Die Cutting Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Amalgam squeeze cloths ; manufacturers of Dental Textile Supplies ; Fine grain fully combed Percale
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and samples
Types of samples:
5 Amalgam Squeeze Cloths
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Cooper Station, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Dental equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Dental instruments and apparatus  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_39652
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_39652

[Trade catalogs from Singer Co.]

Variant company name:
Parsippany, NJ  Search this
Company Name:
Singer Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Singer Mfg. Co. ; Industrial Timer Div. ; Dalmo Victor Div. ; Link Flight Simulation Div. ; Kearfott Div. (Little Falls, NJ)  Search this
Notes content:
Singer sewing machines and attachments : electric sewing machines, foot powered lock stitch machines for stitching leather and heavier woven fabrics and for clothing manufacture, two needle sewing machine, alternating pressers, post bed and long arm machine, eyelet/grommet hole machine, compound feed, cylinder bed, puller feed, independent upper and under feeds. Singer dressmaker's tracing paper for transferring pattern marks to fabrics ; "Singer Technology Report" (Fall 1987) ; radar-warning technology ; sensor simulators for aircrew training ; direct reading punched tape reader and manual tape puncher ; timing controls. Kearfott Div.: stepper motors ; stepper motor drivers...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog, manual and samples
Black and white images
Color images
Types of samples:
Singer dressmaker's tracing paper
Physical description:
8 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Montvale, New Jersey, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Sewing machines and equipment  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Engines  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Motors  Search this
Sewing machines  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_43466
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_43466

[Trade catalogs from Adam H. Bartel Co.]

Variant company name:
Factories in Richmond, IN and New Castle, IN  Search this
Company Name:
Adam H. Bartel Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Workingmen's clothing ; manufacturers of overalls, jackets, shirts and trousers.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Richmond, Indiana, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Clothing (including hats; shoes; accessories; etc)  Search this
Topic:
Clothing and dress  Search this
Dress accessories  Search this
Hats  Search this
Shoes  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_7557
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_7557

Around the World in 80 Fabrics: Saving the Planet One Stitch at a Time

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Conversations and talks
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 30 Jun 2022 16:49:00 GMT
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more posts:
Festival Blog
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_8fb0f56757d3619c374b91e6313903bb

Remnants of Arlington Mills Wool Process Display, 1940

Maker:
Arlington Mills  Search this
Measurements:
overall:mounted image: 1/8 in x 4 3/4 in x 7 1/2 in; .3175 cm x 12.065 cm x 19.05 cm
overall:exhibit label, minimum: 1/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 4 1/2 in; .3175 cm x 6.985 cm x 11.43 cm
overall:exhibit label, maximum: 1/8 in x 2 in x 5 1/4 in; .3175 cm x 5.08 cm x 13.335 cm
overall: photograph: 1/8 in x 4 in x 4 in; .3175 cm x 10.16 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
wool processing display board
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Lawrence
Date made:
1940
Credit Line:
Gift of Arlington Mills through Franklin W. Hobbs
ID Number:
TE.T08441.00B
Catalog number:
T08441.000
T8441
Accession number:
156619
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Home and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-5ecd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_647794
Online Media:

Hammock, Jungle, Complete, US Army, Stock No. 77-H-60

Maker:
Wiley-Bickford-Sweet Corporation  Search this
Cloth manufacturer:
Warwick Mills  Search this
Physical Description:
cotton fabric (overall material)
nylon fabric (overall material)
Measurements:
overall (folded hammock): 6 in x 46 in x 17 in; 15.24 cm x 116.84 cm x 43.18 cm
Object Name:
hammock
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Place Made:
United States: New Hampshire, New Ipswich
Date made:
ca 1945
Government contract date (for production):
1944-10-07
Related event:
World War II  Search this
ID Number:
2017.0234.25
Catalog number:
2017.0234.25
Accession number:
2017.0234
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-5191-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1847585

Abrasives Shipping Crate

Referenced business:
Carborundum Company  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements:
crate label: 11 1/2 in x 12 1/2 in; 29.21 cm x 31.75 cm
Object Name:
crate label
Place Made:
United States: New York, Niagara Falls
Credit Line:
L.E. Leininger
ID Number:
1979.0441.275
Catalog number:
1979.0441.275
Accession number:
1979.0441
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Food
Crate Labels
Agriculture
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-0368-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1361914

NRA Code Brattice Cloth Manufacturing Industry

Made for:
National Recovery Administration  Search this
Physical Description:
red; white; blue (overall color)
cardboard (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 11 in; 35.56 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
Placard
Date made:
1934
Credit Line:
Lyle W. and Theresa Rush and Rupert Cuneen
ID Number:
2001.0312.056
Accession number:
2001.0312
Patent number:
Des. 90793
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-e9e3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1028058

William Skinner and Sons silk twill "Escape Parachute Cloth," or "Canopy Cloth", 1941.

Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
white (overall color)
twill weave (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 37 in x 37 in; 93.98 cm x 93.98 cm
Object Name:
Fabric
Fabric length
Fabric Length
"Escape Parachute Cloth," or "Canopy Cloth."
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place:
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
United States: New Jersey, Allentown
Date made:
1941
Related event:
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William Skinner and Sons
ID Number:
TE.T08575.000
Accession number:
161884
Catalog number:
T08575.000
See more items in:
Home and Community Life: Textiles
American Silks
American Silk Industry
American Textile Industry
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-8514-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1162115

Factory printed cloth

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 106.1 x 94.6 cm (41 3/4 x 37 1/4 in.)
Type:
Textile and Fiber Arts
Geography:
Tanzania
Date:
ca. 1999
Topic:
Commemorative  Search this
Writing  Search this
male  Search this
floral  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald A. Theuer and Lilburne Theuer Senn
Object number:
2002-9-39
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7f01c7ca5-c6d2-4a86-b9af-8876b0d4790e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-9-39

The Daily Picayune

Published by:
The Daily Picayune, American, 1837 - 1914  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 21 1/8 × 32 1/4 in. (53.7 × 81.9 cm)
Type:
newspapers
Place printed:
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 10, 1856
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
American South  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fugitive enslaved  Search this
Labor  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Self-liberation  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.174.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c50d4aca-83e8-4024-a9b7-cb441641792f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.174.5
Online Media:

Cloth 1

Donor Name:
John Varden  Search this
Culture:
Not Given  Search this
Object Type:
Cloth
Place:
Liberia (not certain), Africa (not certain)
Accession Date:
1 Jan 1867
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
68A00002
USNM Number:
E5492-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3f5605e6f-37d3-4f10-9c7a-9ef7d284c48d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8468599
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