A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z | OTHER
National Automobile Dealers Association audiovisual materials and publications, 1924-2015
Creator: National Automobile Dealers Association.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2014.274
Extent:   6.51 terabytes
Abstract:   The National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) is an advocacy organization that represents automobile dealers to automobile manufacturers and the United States government. This collection highlights the activities of NADA. The collection is arranged into two series based on format; Audiovisual and Publications. The material within the series are arranged chronologically. The audiovisual materials focus primarily on coverage of events, news segments, automobile manufacturer footage and other programs pertaining to NADA, while the publications focus on industry news, products, regulations, and legislation.
N.W. Ayer and Son, Inc. flying golf publicity for the Kellett Aircraft Corporation booklet, 1931
Creator: N.W. Ayer and Son, Inc.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2015.299
Extent:   1 item
Abstract:   N.W. Ayer & Son, Inc. lays claim to being the first and oldest advertising agency in the United States. Established in Philadelphia by Francis Ayer (1848-1923) in 1869. The Kellett Aircraft Corporation was a manufacturer of airplanes, specifically autogiros, helicopters, and aircraft for the U.S. military. This item is a thin booklet style scrapbook containing newspaper articles about a publicity stunt where a golfer flew a Kellet autogiro to each hole on the golf course at Locust Grove Country Club in Westfield, New Jersey. The demonstration was arranged by N.W. Ayer & Son to promote the Kellet autogiros. All of the articles include a photograph image.
National Industrial Conference Board (NICB) records, 1916-1985
Creator: National Industrial Conference Board.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   1057
Extent:   135 linear feet
Abstract:   The National Industrial Conference Board, later renamed The Conference Board, formed in 1916 as a response by the business community to continued labor unrest and growing public criticism. Their records are an important source for understanding the business community's response to most political and socioeconomic issues.
Complaint in the case of State Bank at Trenton vs. Abner Reeder, et al., 1826 November 3
Creator: New Jersey. Court of Chancery.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   1003
Extent:   1 item
Abstract:   The State Bank at Trenton (N.J.) was incorporated in 1812 and operated until May 16, 1825, when it suspended payment. The bill of complaint of the bank against Abner Reader, its former president, in an action over the bank's insolvency.
1939 New York World's Fair officially licensed scrapbook, 1939
Creator: New York World's Fair (1939-1940); The Saalfield Publishing Company
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2005.227
Extent:   1 item
Abstract:   World's Fairs or International Expositions are large-scale exhibitions that highlight technology, agriculture and other innovations of national or cultural significance. The New York World's Fair took place in Flushing Meadows, Queens from April 30, 1939 to October 31, 1940. The theme was "The World of Tomorrow." This item is a paper-bound scrapbook with empty pages.
Niagara Falls Power Company power generation facility photograph album, 1895-1897
Creator: Niagara Falls Power Company
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1990.265
Extent:   34 items
Abstract:   The Niagara Falls Power Company began in 1890, the power plant harnessed waterpower to deliver electricity to Buffalo, New York. The company's two power stations were closed after more than sixty years of service in 1961. This collection's photographs document the erection of wooden poles for power transmission lines between Niagara Falls and Buffalo. There are also interiors and exteriors of power hosues and transformer buildings.
North Pennsylvania Railroad Co., portraits of officers and directors, 1852-1965
Creator: North Pennsylvania Railroad Company
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1990.249
Extent:   0.5 linear feet
Abstract:   The Philadelphia, Easton and Water-Gap Railroad Company was incorporated in Pennsylvania on April 6, 1852, and renamed the North Pennsylvania Railroad Company on October 3, 1853. The collection consists of 19th and 20th century portraits of officers and presidents.
North Pennsylvania Railroad Company records, 1836-1982
Creator: North Pennsylvania Railroad Company
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   1999
Extent:   14 linear feet
Abstract:   The Philadelphia, Easton and Water-Gap Railroad Company was incorporated in Pennsylvania on April 6, 1852, and renamed the North Pennsylvania Railroad Company on October 3, 1853. Their records consist of basic corporate records such as minute books, annual reports, account books and statements.
Natrona Alkali Company records, 1876-1900, bulk 1950-1978
Creator: Natrona Alkali Company.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2475
Extent:   3 linear feet
Abstract:   The Natrona Alkali Company was incorporated in Wyoming on July 10, 1899 to hold title to 1,600 acres of sodium carbonate deposits in Natrona County acquired by Lammot du Pont in 1876. The records include minutes, account books, stock certificate books, stock ledgers, tax returns and correspondence.
Amtrak Northeast Corridor Improvement Project records, 1956-1994
Creator: National Railroad Passenger Corporation.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2731
Extent:   3.4 linear feet
Abstract:   The National Railroad Passenger Corporation (Amtrak) first began operations on May 1, 1971, following the passage of the Rail Passenger Service Act of 1970. Through the passage of the Railroad Revitalization and Regulatory Reform Act of 1976, Congress authorized the Northeast Corridor Improvement Project (NECIP), a comprehensive program with the goal of improving intercity rail passenger service between Washington, D.C., through New York City, to Boston, the most heavily used passenger train corridor in the United States. Records related to Amtrak's involvement in the NECIP include preliminary and ongoing technical and financial reports, leases and agreements, as well as minutes, agendas, and other working project files.
National Foreign Trade Council (NFTC) records, 1914-1985
Creator: National Foreign Trade Council
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2345
Extent:   183 linear feet
Abstract:   The National Foreign Trade Council (NFTC) was established on May 28, 1914 to coordinate the foreign trade activities of the United States. The convention appointed 35 delegates to serve as charter members of the NFTC, with James A. Farrell, then-President of U.S. Steel, the new organization's first chairman. Records chronicle U.S. corporate policy toward the most pressing issues of foreign trade in the 20th century.
Testimony in the case of Anthony S. Earl vs. Thomas E. Deacon, 1832
Creator: New Jersey. Circuit Court (Burlington County)
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   1003
Extent:   1 item
Abstract:   The Earl family owned extensive landholdings near Pemberton, Burlington County, N.J., during the 19th century. The record consists of notes of testimony in the suit of Anthony S. Earl vs. Thomas E. Deacon involving the Pemberton grist and sawmills and containing descriptive accounts of them.
Testimony in the case of Samuel and Jonathan L. Shreve vs. Thomas E. Deacon, 1845-1846
Creator: New Jersey. Circuit Court (Burlington County).
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   1003
Extent:   1 volume
Abstract:   The record contains testimony in a case of the Shreves over land and water rights at Birmingham and contains many references to dams, grist mills, sawmills, woolen mills and fulling mills in the vicinity.
National Electrical and Radio Exposition album, 1934 September 19-1934 September 29
Creator: National Electrical and Radio Exposition. (1934)
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2015.289
Extent:   1 volume
Abstract:   The 1934 National Electrical and Radio Exposition was held in New York City at Madison Square Garden from September 19th to the 29th. The Electrical Association of New York organized the exposition. It was one of the annual radio and electronic products trade shows held in the city in the 1920s through the 1940s. This item is an album forty-five photographs taken during the exposition. The photographs are primarily of various companies individual displays. Companies represented are RCA, Westinghouse Electric, Singer Sewing Machine, General Electric, Hoover, Leonard, among others.
1939 New York World's Fair AT&T telephone exhibit photographs, 1939
Creator: New York World's Fair (1939-1940)
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2012.230
Extent:   8 photographic prints
Abstract:   World's Fairs or International Expositions are large-scale exhibitions that highlight technology, agriculture and other innovations of national or cultural significance. The New York World's Fair took place in Flushing Meadows, Queens from April 30, 1939 to October 31, 1940. The theme was "The World of Tomorrow." This small collection consists of eight photographs showing telephone operators at the long-distance telephone exhibit in the American Telephone & Telegraph Building (AT&T).
1939 New York World's Fair "peep show" toy, 1939
Creator: New York World's Fair (1939-1940)
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1994.276
Extent:   1 item
Abstract:   The New York World’s Fair of 1939 was held in Flushing Meadows on Long Island between April 30, 1930 and October 31, 1939. This item is a fold-out lens-less paper "peep show" showing George Washington and colonial figures looking into a hole which, when item is unfolded, reveals a scene of "The World of Tomorrow" at the New York World's Fair of 1939.
1939 New York World's Fair ephemera, 1939-1940
Creator: New York World's Fair (1939-1940).
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2016.298
Extent:   4 items
Abstract:   The New York World's Fair took place in Flushing Meadows, Queens from April 30, 1939 to October 31, 1940. Nearly 45 million people visited the New York World's Fair. The theme was "The World of Tomorrow." This collections consists of four items from the New York World's Fair of 1939-1940: a set of poster stamps, a ticket book, an advertisement for Coca-Cola, and a Scot Tissue paper towel wrapper.
1964 New York World's Fair Pictures official flash card set, circa 1961-1963
Creator: New York World's Fair (1964-1965)
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1994.235
Extent:   28 items
Abstract:   World's Fairs or International Expositions are large-scale exhibitions that highlight technology, agriculture and other innovations of national or cultural significance. The 1964 New York World's Fair was held in Flushing Meadows, New York from April 22, 1964 to October 18, 1964, and then again from April 25, 1965 to October 17, 1965. The theme was "Peace Through understanding." The cards are illustrated on one side with an artist's color illustration of the exterior of a pavilion or a sight at the New York World's Fair. The reverse side has text in three languages (English, French, Spanish) and information about the particular building or sight.
1964 New York World's Fair poster, 1964
Creator: New York World's Fair (1964-1965)
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2004.237
Extent:   1 image
Abstract:   World's Fairs or International Expositions are large-scale exhibitions that highlight technology, agriculture and other innovations of national or cultural significance. The 1964 New York World's Fair was held in Flushing Meadows, New York from April 22, 1964 to October 18, 1964, and then again from April 25, 1965 to October 17, 1965. The theme was "Peace Through understanding." This item is a poster advertising the 1964 New York World's Fair.
National Association of Manufacturers records, 1895-2013, bulk 1930-1980
Creator: National Association of Manufacturers (U.S.)
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   1411
Extent:   1,269 linear feet
Abstract:   The National Association of Manufacturers was established in the 1890s to protect American goods from foreign competition and promote trade expansion.Their records provide comprehensive documentation on the organization's programs and activities.
National Association of Manufacturers photographs and audiovisual materials, 1895-2014, undated
Creator: National Association of Manufacturers (U.S.).
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1973.418
Extent:   78 linear feet
Abstract:   The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) is “the largest manufacturing association in the United States, representing small and large manufacturers in every industrial sector and in all fifty states,” and “is the powerful voice of the manufacturing community and the leading advocate for a policy agenda that helps manufacturers compete in the global economy and create jobs across the United States.” This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, objects, videos, and films that document the history of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) from the mid-twentieth century through the early twenty-first century. The materials provide a visual and audible documentation of the organization’s programs and activities.
Robert C. Naramore's Photographic National Bank Note Detector album, 1866
Creator: Naramore, Robert C.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1996.305
Extent:   1 volume
Abstract:   Because of rampant counterfeiting in the 1860s, Secretary of Treasury Hugh McCulloch (1808-1895) made an unprecedented decision to allow Robert C. Naramore (dates unknown) to photograph legal tender so that the images could be used to detect counterfeit bills. The photographs were published by the American Photograph Company of Bridgeport, Connecticut. This small album has eighteen albumen photographs of U.S. bank notes.
Nesbitt Aire, Inc. records, 1933-2001, bulk 1950-1975
Creator: Nesbitt Aire, Inc.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2359
Extent:   10 linear feet
Abstract:   The Nesbitt Aire, Inc. Records are a collection of product catalogues from the heating and cooling business of the company.
Parry Norling collection of DuPont Company audiovisual materials, 1990-1996
Creator: Norling, Parry
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2012.205
Extent:   0.5 linear feet
Abstract:   Parry Norling was a career research chemist and manager with E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. This small collection consists of DuPont Company-related videotapes and slides accumulated by Parry Norling while in his role as Planning Director at DuPont's Central Research and Development during the 1990s.
Parry Norling collection of DuPont records, 1902-2004, bulk 1980-1995
Creator: Norling, Parry
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2510
Extent:   3 linear feet
Abstract:   Parry Norling was a career research chemist and manager with E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. Records consists of company documents and outside publications collected by Norling during his time at DuPont.
National Ammonia Company of Pennsylvania photographs, circa 1924-1929
Creator: National Ammonia Company of Pennsylvania.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1972.379
Extent:   5 images
Abstract:   Incorporated in 1902,the National Ammonia Company of Pennsylvania was a manufacture of refrigerators which utilized ammonia as the coolant.
Page: 1 2 3 4 5   ...  Next