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Filing systems

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Pierre Samuel du Pont de Nemours records box

 Collection
Accession: 2284
Abstract:

Pierre Samuel du Pont de Nemours (1739-1817) was a French political economist, writer, publisher, and public administrator. In 1800, accompanied by his sons, Victor Marie du Pont (1767-1827) and Eleuthère Irénée du Pont (1771-1834), he arrived in America. This item is a pasteboard box for containing filed letters, made in France prior to 1799 and used by du Pont de Nemours to carry part of his papers when the family emigrated to America.

Dates: before 1799

Sperry Rand Corporation. Remington Rand Division records, Subgroup III. Advertising and Sales Promotion Department

 Collection
Accession: 1825-III
Abstract:

Remington Rand, Inc. was a business machines manufacturer, most well-known for its typewriters and operated between 1927 and 1955. In 1955, Remington Rand merged with a major electronics company, the Sperry Corporation to form the Sperry Rand Corporation. The collection contains a large quantity of advertising literature, trade catalogs, and public relations material which the company used to promote its major products, including typewriters, typewriter supplies, record control and storage systems, fire-proof safes, duplicator supplies, punch-card tabulating machines, adding and bookkeping machines.

Dates: 1830-1975; Majority of material found within 1920-1955