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Sally Rand photograph

 Collection
Accession: 2005-223
Abstract:

Sally Rand (1904-1979) was a burlesque dancer, most well-known for her performances of the "bubble dance" and the "fan dance." This item is a publicity photograph showing Sally Rand and her fans.

Dates: circa 1933

Sally Rand's fan dance at the 1933 Chicago World's Fair photographic reproductions

 Collection
Accession: 2011-209
Abstract:

Sally Rand (1904-1979) was a burlesque dancer, most well-known for her performances of the "bubble dance" and the "fan dance." The Chicago Century of Progress International Exposition was held along Lake Michigan and Northerly Island Park from May 27, 1933 to November 1, 1933. The theme was "Science Finds, Industry Applies, Man Conforms."This small collection consists of eight copy prints made from photographs of Sally Rand's Fan Dance which she performed at the 1933 Chicago World's Fair.

Dates: 1933

Jonathan H. Klein papers

 Collection
Accession: 2546
Abstract:

Jonathan H. Klein (1949-) spent his professional career as a specialist in passenger railroad and rail transit equipment economics. The papers consist of a small sample of reports and memoranda written or collected by Klein in his role as a manager in charge of rail passenger equipment procurement, performance and maintenance. The agencies represented are SEPTA, Chicago Transit Authority, BART, LAMTA and Amtrak.

Dates: 1980-2006

Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) audiovisual materials

 Collection
Accession: 2021-203
Abstract:

The Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) is a trade organization for industrial designers that promotes the impact of design on business, culture, and society. It advocates for the profession through providing educational opportunities and is an active member of the World Design Organization. IDSA was formed in 1965 with the merger of three predecessor organizations. The Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) audiovisual materials document the members of the organization through images, sound recordings, and videos of events, primarily of the annual conference between 1980 and 2014. The files come from IDSA headquarters, primarily from Kristina Goodrich, who was executive director of IDSA from 1999 to 2006 and communication manager from 1981 to 1998. The collection has been arranged into seven series: IDSA conferences; IDSA office staff, board of directors, and committees; IDSA chapter events; Exhibits and other events; Industrial design files; Industrial/International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) winners; and IDSA publications.

Dates: 1931-2014

Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) records

 Collection
Accession: 2753
Abstract:

The Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) is a trade organization for industrial designers that promotes the impact of design on business, culture, and society. The organization provides its members with education and networking opportunities. It also advocates for the profession through legal and business channels, and it helps colleges and universities set standards for their industrial design programs. IDSA recognizes and promotes achievements in the industry through an assortment of well-regarded awards, and it provides outreach and recognition to industrial design students through a variety of student scholarships and competitions. The Industrial Designers Society of America records document the organization's internal and external activities. Administrative records provide access to IDSA's organizational structure, bylaws, and policies, as well as its internal planning, advocacy activity, and membership relations. Newsletters and research reports provide insight into the industry's critical issues during a particular time period, and they also provide a review of IDSA activities. Materials from awards programs and student competitions provide images and analysis of products and spaces that were recognized for their superior design, and records and ephemera in the collection from other design organizations, design firms, and individual designers highlight important issues and trends in the industrial design field, both in the United States and around the world.

Dates: 1936-2019; Majority of material found within 1985-2011

Emile F. du Pont papers

 Collection
Accession: 2252
Abstract:

Emile F. du Pont (1898-1974) was director of the Employee Relations Department for DuPont Company beginning in 1945. His papers largely consist of speeches he gave, most of which were given to DuPont employees, on the history of the company. There are also files related to his role in the National Safety Council and production of "The Du Pont Story" film.

Dates: 1946-1974

South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1931 November 5

 File — Box: 7, 62
Accession: 1970-200
Scope and Contents note:

File ID# 70.200.06986

Dates: 1931 November 5

Witness by Moonlight

 File — Box: JJJ, item: 524
Accession: 1968-001-G68
Scope and Contents note:

Part 1

Dates: 1935-1953

Election records, 1970-1979

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 41
Accession: 2753-I.-D.
Scope and Contents:

Includes voting ballots and election results.

Dates: 1970-1979

Election records, 1990

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 42
Accession: 2753-I.-D.
Scope and Contents:

Includes candidate biographies.

Dates: 1990

Election records, 1989-1990

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 43
Accession: 2753-I.-D.
Scope and Contents:

Includes voting ballots and election results.

Dates: 1989-1990

Election records, 1992

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 44
Accession: 2753-I.-D.
Scope and Contents:

Includes candidate biographies, voting ballots, and election results.

Dates: 1992

Election records, 1994

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 45
Accession: 2753-I.-D.
Scope and Contents:

Includes candidate biographies, voting ballots, and election results.

Dates: 1994

Election records, 1996

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 46
Accession: 2753-I.-D.
Scope and Contents:

Includes election results.

Dates: 1996

Election records, 1998

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 47
Accession: 2753-I.-D.
Scope and Contents:

Includes candidate biographies and voting ballots.

Dates: 1998

Election records, 2000

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 48
Accession: 2753-I.-D.
Scope and Contents:

Includes candidate biographies, voting ballots, and election results.

Dates: 2000

Election records, 2002

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 49
Accession: 2753-I.-D.
Scope and Contents:

Includes candidate biographies, voting ballots, and election results.

Dates: 2002

Election records, 2004

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 50
Accession: 2753-I.-D.
Scope and Contents:

Includes candidate biographies, nomination committee rules, and election results.

Dates: 2004

Election records, 2006

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 51
Accession: 2753-I.-D.
Scope and Contents:

Includes candidate biographies and voting ballot.

Dates: 2006

Election records, 2010

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 52
Accession: 2753-I.-D.
Scope and Contents:

Includes only a revised election ballot.

Dates: 2010

Election records, 2011

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 53
Accession: 2753-I.-D.
Scope and Contents:

Includes election results.

Dates: 2011

Public Service committee, 1971

 File — Box: 11, Folder: 43
Accession: 2753-I.-G.
Scope and Contents:

Includes a Public Service committee report from 1971.

Dates: 1971