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[E. Howard Clock customer lists, Volume 1, book.]

Author:
E. Howard Clock Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Howard, Edward  Search this
E. Howard Clock Co.  Search this
Collection Donor:
Blackwell, Dana  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper, 14.5" x 9.1".)
Container:
Box 17
Type:
Archival materials
Ledgers (account books)
Place:
Massachusetts -- 19th century
Boston (Mass.) -- 19th century
Date:
Circa 1900
Scope and Contents:
Listing of custormer names.
Collection Restrictions:
The 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.
Topic:
Clock and watch making  Search this
Clock and watch makers  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Genre/Form:
Ledgers (account books) -- 20th century
Ledgers (account books) -- 19th century
Collection Citation:
E. Howard Clock Company Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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E. Howard Clock Company Records
E. Howard Clock Company Records / Series 10: Customer Lists for Clocks / Clocks, Customer Lists
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0776-ref658
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Contemporary landscape painting

Author:
Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery  Search this
Physical description:
6 unnumbered pages illustrations 21 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
United States
Date:
1983
20th century
Topic:
Landscape painting  Search this
Landscape painting, American  Search this
Call number:
ND1351.6 .C674 1983
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_816001

Delegate

Published by:
MelPat Associates, American, 1965 - 1986  Search this
Created by:
C. Melvin Patrick, American, died 1985  Search this
Subject of:
National Association of Broadcasters, American  Search this
Opportunities Industrialization Center of America, Inc., American, founded 1964  Search this
National Pan-Hellenic Council, American, founded 1930  Search this
National Association of Black Social Workers, American, founded 1968  Search this
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1911  Search this
The Girl Friends, Inc., American, founded 1927  Search this
Duke Ellington, American, 1899 - 1974  Search this
National Medical Association, American, founded 1895  Search this
Prince Hall Freemasonry, founded 1784  Search this
National Newspaper Publishers Association, American, founded 1827  Search this
Chi Delta Mu Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1913  Search this
John Albert Morsell, American, 1912 - 1974  Search this
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1932  Search this
Lambda Kappa Mu Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1937  Search this
National Insurance Association, American, founded 1921  Search this
National Urban League, American, founded 1910  Search this
National United Church Ushers Association of America, Inc., American, founded 1919  Search this
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
National Dental Association, American, founded 1913  Search this
CBS Broadcasting, Inc., American, founded 1927  Search this
American Bridge Association, American, founded 1932  Search this
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, American, founded 1913  Search this
National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, American, founded 1914  Search this
Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks of the World, American, founded 1898  Search this
Nettie B. Smith, American  Search this
National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc., American, founded 1935  Search this
National Medical Association, American, founded 1895  Search this
National Funeral Directors and Morticians Association, Inc., American, founded 1924  Search this
John Warren Davis, American, 1888 - 1980  Search this
Shriners International, American, founded 1870  Search this
Congressional Black Caucus, American, founded 1971  Search this
National Business League, American, founded 1900  Search this
National Alliance of Postal and Federal Employees, American, founded 1913  Search this
369th Veterans Association, American  Search this
Association for the Study of African American Life and History, American, founded 1915  Search this
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935  Search this
Clifton Herman Johnson, American, 1921 - 2008  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 13/16 × 8 7/16 × 3/8 in. (27.5 × 21.4 × 0.9 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Business  Search this
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Communities  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Funeral customs and rites  Search this
Government  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Labor  Search this
Law  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Men  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Television  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Anne B. Patrick and the family of Hilda E. Stokely
Object number:
2012.167.9
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c80d5f1b-2384-44ae-91b1-bb42a6fc4395
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.167.9
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Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974

Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Subject:
Hauke, Cesar M. de (Cesar Mange)  Search this
Glaenzer, Eugene  Search this
Haardt, Georges  Search this
Seligman, Germain  Search this
Seligmann, Arnold  Search this
Parker, Theresa D.  Search this
Waegen, Rolf Hans  Search this
Trevor, Clyfford  Search this
Seligmann, René  Search this
Seligmann, Jacques  Search this
De Hauke & Co., Inc.  Search this
Jacques Seligmann & Co  Search this
Eugene Glaenzer & Co.  Search this
Germain Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Gersel  Search this
Type:
Gallery records
Topic:
Mackay, Clarence Hungerford, 1874-1938 -- Art collections  Search this
Schiff, Mortimer L. -- Art collections  Search this
Arenberg, duc d' -- Art collections  Search this
Liechtenstein, House of -- Art collections  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- France -- Paris  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art galleries, Commercial -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art dealers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war  Search this
Art dealers -- France -- Paris  Search this
La Fresnaye, Roger de, 1885-1925  Search this
Art, Renaissance  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Art treasures in war  Search this
Art, European  Search this
Art galleries, Commercial -- France -- Paris  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9936
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212486
AAA_collcode_jacqself
Theme:
The Art Market
Art Gallery Records
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212486
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Oral history interview with Vincent Hartgen, 1981 Oct. 2-1984 Nov. 28

Interviewee:
Hartgen, Vincent Andrew, 1914-2002  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F.  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Sculptors -- United States -- Interviews  Search this
Watercolor painting -- Maine  Search this
Painters -- Maine -- Interviews  Search this
Educators -- Maine -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13284
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211946
AAA_collcode_hartge81
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211946
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William Baziotes sketchbooks (microfilm), 1933

Creator:
Baziotes, William, 1912-1963  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6127
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216342
AAA_collcode_baziwills
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Audio - Visual
Art Movements and Schools
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216342

Oral history interview with Vincent Hartgen

Interviewee:
Hartgen, Vincent A. (Vincent Andrew), 1914-2002  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F.  Search this
Extent:
5 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
92 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound cassettes
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1981 Oct. 2-1984 Nov. 28
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Vincent Hartgen conducted 1981 Oct. 2-1984 Nov. 28, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.
Interview of Vincent Andrew Hartgen, conducted by Robert F. Brown for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution in Orono, ME on October 1, 1981 and November 28, 1984.
Hartgen speaks of his childhood in Reading, PA; his education at the School of Fine Arts at the University of Pennsylvania; his military service in the camouflage unit during World War II; his tenure at the University of Maine, 1946-1983; development of acquisitions and a traveling exhibition program there; evolution of his own work in watercolor; and his working methods from sketches in nature to abstractions from memory. Hartgen also recalls Lyla Mecline, Anna Hyatt Huntington, Arthur Halk, Waldo Peirce, Carl Sprinchorn, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Vincent A. Hartgen (1914-2002) was a painter and educator from Orono, Me.
General:
Cassette 4 of 5 contains sound interruptions due to technical difficulties during original recording, and is only recorded on side A.
Provenance:
These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.
Topic:
Sculptors -- United States -- Interviews  Search this
Watercolor painting -- Maine  Search this
Painters -- Maine -- Interviews  Search this
Educators -- Maine -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.hartge81
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-hartge81

William Baziotes sketchbooks (microfilm)

Creator:
Baziotes, William, 1912-1963  Search this
Extent:
2 Items (volumes (on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1933
Scope and Contents:
Two hard-cover sketchbooks, ca. 1933. One (auction no. 90.5) contains 42 single-sided drawings and 26 double-sided drawings, in both pencil and pen and ink. The second (no. 115.5) contains 71 single-sided drawings and 26 double-sided drawings, all in pencil except for one charcoal drawing on frontispiece. The sketches are primarily of people; some animals and landscapes are also included. Landscapes may be of Baziotes' hometown area of Reading, Pa., where he often returned in the summer.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter; New York, N.Y. Born in Pittsburgh, Pa., Baziotes moved to New York City in 1933, where he studied painting at the National Academy of Design, 1933-1936. He participated on the Works Progress Administration's Federal Art Project as a teacher, 1936-1938, and painted for the Easel Painting Project, 1938-1940. In 1941 he married Ethel Copstein. He had his first one-man show at Peggy Guggenheim's Art of This Century Gallery in 1944. Baziotes taught at Subjects of the Artist, 1948; the Brooklyn Museum Art School; New York University; 1949-1952; the People's Art Center at the Museum of Modern Art, 1950-1952; and Hunter College, 1952-1962. Died June 1963, at age 52.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1998 by John Castagno, a dealer who purchased the sketchbooks at auction. The auctioneer's label (Pennypacker-Andrews Auction Centre, N.Y.) affixed to each cover identifies the sketchbooks: "From the Private Collection of Constance and the Late Harry Baziotes, Purchased on September 25, 1995. Each page is stamped "Wm A. Baziotes Estate"
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Identifier:
AAA.baziwills
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-baziwills

Correspondence of A. Roy Knabenshue

Collection Creator:
Knabenshue, A. Roy (Augustus Roy), 1876-1960  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 14
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
1954
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:
A. Roy Knabenshue Collection, Acc. NASM.XXXX.0136, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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A. Roy Knabenshue Collection
A. Roy Knabenshue Collection / Series 1: Personal / 1.3: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0136-ref45
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Flatiron

Physical Description:
iron, cast (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 6 1/2 in x 3 7/8 in; 12.7 cm x 16.51 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
flatiron
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Reading
Date made:
ca 1884
Subject:
Household Tools and Equipment  Search this
Laundry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Astor Godlove
ID Number:
DL.287906.0005
Catalog number:
287906.0005
Accession number:
287906
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-63aa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_311804
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Reading, Pa Public Schools Doorknob

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5.2 cm x 6.1 cm; 2 1/16 in x 2 13/32 in
Object Name:
doorknob
delete line
Subject:
Education  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Richard Lodish American School Collection
ID Number:
2014.0244.248
Accession number:
2014.0244
Catalog number:
2014.0244.248
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Cultural and Community Life: Education
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-612c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1726414
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Doorknob From Reading, Pa Depicting a Teacher Reading to Student

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5.1 cm x 5.9 cm; 2 in x 2 5/16 in
Object Name:
doorknob
Subject:
Education  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Richard Lodish American School Collection
ID Number:
2014.0244.253
Accession number:
2014.0244
Catalog number:
2014.0244.253
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Cultural and Community Life: Education
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-9efb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1764211

Ladies Night Reading Consistory

Physical Description:
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
glass (front material)
Measurements:
overall: 11.5 cm x 5 cm x .7 cm; 4 1/2 in x 1 15/16 in x 1/4 in
overall-folded: 3/8 in x 2 in x 2 1/2 in; .9525 cm x 5.08 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
pocket mirror
Date made:
1922
Subject:
Fraternal Associations  Search this
Freemasonry  Search this
ID Number:
2006.0098.1162
Accession number:
2006.0098
Catalog number:
2006.0098.1162
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Clothing & Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-7647-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1333529
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows badge

Physical Description:
cellulose nitrate (parts material)
metal (parts material)
silk (ribbon material)
Measurements:
overall: 7.8 cm x 8 cm x 1.5 cm; 3 1/16 in x 3 1/8 in x 9/16 in
overall: 3 3/16 in x 3 7/8 in x 1/4 in; 8.09625 cm x 9.8425 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
badge
Referenced:
United States: Pennsylvania, Reading
Date made:
1907
Subject:
Fraternal Associations  Search this
Odd Fellowship  Search this
ID Number:
2006.0098.1274
Accession number:
2006.0098
Catalog number:
2006.0098.1274
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-6282-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1335752
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Fire Badge "L.J. Rathman Reading, PA"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 1 3/8 in; 6.35 cm x 3.4925 cm
Object Name:
badge, fireman's
Place made:
United States
Associated place:
United States: Pennsylvania, Reading
Date made:
late 19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.1309
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.1309
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Cultural and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Work
Fire Badges
Firefighting Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-26c4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1380698

Ice-Cream Disher

Maker:
Clad, Valentine  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (bowl material)
iron, tinned sheet (handle; brace material)
metal, white (scraper material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/4 in x 8 1/8 in x 2 7/8 in; 9.525 cm x 20.6375 cm x 7.3025 cm
Object Name:
disher, ice-cream
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Place owned:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
United States: Maryland, Silver Spring
Date made:
1880 - 1900
Erroneous patent date:
1876-05-03
Patent date:
1878-11-12
Subject:
Food Culture  Search this
Kitchen utensils  Search this
Patented  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Theodore J. Jansen
ID Number:
1995.0115.01
Catalog number:
1995.0115.01
Accession number:
1995.0115
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Food
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-81e6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1172127
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P. and R. New Shops, Reading, Pa.

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/8 in x 5 3/8 in; 8.5725 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
real photo postcard
Associated Place:
United States: Pennsylvania, Reading
Date made:
after 1907
Postmark date:
1909/9/22
ID Number:
1986.3048.1581
Nonaccession number:
1986.3048
Catalog number:
1986.3048.1581
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-cac4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1889954
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Portrait of Four Men and Women on a Bridge in Carsonia Park, Reading, PA

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/8 in x 5 3/8 in; 8.5725 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
real photo postcard
Associated place:
United States: Pennsylvania, Reading
Date made:
after 1907
ID Number:
1986.3048.0684
Nonaccession number:
1986.3048
Catalog number:
1986.3048.0684
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-a0e2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1883943

Spectrophotometer

Maker:
National Technical Laboratories  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 22 cm x 77 cm x 26 cm; 8 11/16 in x 30 5/16 in x 10 1/4 in
overall: 8 1/2 in x 30 1/4 in x 8 7/8 in; 21.59 cm x 76.835 cm x 22.5425 cm
Object Name:
Spectrophotometer
Place made:
United States: California, Pasadena
Credit Line:
Gift of Willson Products, INCO Division
ID Number:
1981.0420.1
Catalog number:
1981.0420.01
Accession number:
1981.0420
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-6cd6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_378

Episode 248

Collection Producer:
Lodge, Arthur  Search this
Arthur Lodge Productions.  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Association of Manufacturers  Search this
Extent:
1 motion picture film
Container:
Reel AC0507-OF0248
Type:
Archival materials
Moving Images
Motion picture films
Date:
1955 July 16
Scope and Contents:
Alabama Conservation and modern timber farming. W. T. Smith Lumber Co., Chapman, AL.

Pennsylvania Processing beryl ore into pure beryllium. Beryllium Corp., Reading, PA.

Ohio Manufacturing arc-welding machines. Do-it-yourself. Lincoln Electric Co., Cleveland, OH.

Massachusetts Manufacturing electrically driven conveyor belts for moving coal. J.C. Corrigan Co., Boston, MA.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Reference copies must be used. Special arrangements must be made directly with the Archives Center staff to view episodes for which no reference copy exists.
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 will be charged for reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Industry on Parade Film Collection, 1950-1959, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Industry on Parade Film Collection
Industry on Parade Film Collection / Series 1: Motion Picture Films
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0507-ref476

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