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Bus. Business and Industry

 Topic Guide
Identifier: Bus
This classification groups collections on the topic of Business and Industry.

Found in 139 Collections and/or Records:

National Cash Register (NCR) Collection

Identifier: MS-373

The collection documents the history of an important manufacturing firm in Dayton, Ohio from its beginnings in 1884 up to its centennial in 1984. Through this collection, researchers can follow the financial evolution of the company, view many of the products it produced in the first hundred years, and gain insight into the effect the company had on its neighborhood. Included are annual reports, product literature, photographs, and lantern slides.

Dates: 1897-1984

NCR Factory News and Construction Photographs (SC-251)

Identifier: SC-251
Scope and Contents

This collection contains 11 photographs of construction projects at NCR during the period of 1955-1957. Also included are select pages from NCR's Factory News, with articles from May-October 1957 on construction projects.

Dates: 1955-1957

Neidhard-Minges Funeral Home Records (MFM-99)

Identifier: MFM-99
Scope and Contents

Consists of nine volumes of indexed records from this Cincinnati funeral home.

Dates: 1868-1950

New Paris (Ohio) General Store Daybooks

Identifier: MS-173

The daybooks are the daily records of an unknown general store in New Paris, Ohio, kept between 1846 and 1847. Included in the books are a record of items purchased and prices. The owner also documents charges for performing contract building work and cartage fees to and from Hamilton, Ohio.

Dates: 1846-1847

O. S. Kelly Company Records (MS-149)

Identifier: MS-149

This collection contains the Board of Directors’ minutes, financial records, correspondence, subject files, photographs, and production records of a Springfield-based manufacturer of steam tractors and threshing machines. Also included is a large collection of drawings and blueprints.

Dates: 1858 - 1965; Majority of material found within 1881 - 1930

ODOT Structure File: Stewart Street Bridge (SC-260)

Identifier: SC-260
Scope and Contents

This collection contains an extensive study of the Stewart Street Bridge in Dayton, Ohio, completed by the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) in July 2008. The text contains an extremely thorough compilation of written historical and descriptive data and a bibliography of sources. Also included are 21 negatives and photographs which document the textual history of this Dayton structure.

Dates: 2008 July

Ohler and Buchanan Livery Stable Records (MS-9)

Identifier: MS-9

The Ohler & Buchanan Livery Stable Records document daily transactions including sales, expenses, services and customers of a Wapakoneta- St. Mary's, Ohio, livery business in the 19th century.

Dates: 1834-1901

Osborn Removal Company Records

Identifier: MS-77
Abstract The Osborn Removal Company was organized in 1920 to relocate the Greene County, Ohio, town of Osborn, which was situated on land marked by the Miami Conservancy District as part of its flood plain. The records contain papers retained after the company's dissolution in 1928, including the company's charter, minutes of all official meetings, maps, and papers concerning acquisition of lands, copies of purchase agreements, correspondence, tax information, copies of deeds and informational...
Dates: 1920-1942; Majority of material found within 1920-1928

Parkmoor Drive-In Restaurant, Dayton, Ohio, Collection (SC-156)

Identifier: SC-156

Photographs, newspaper clippings, and newsletters concerning the Parkmoor Drive-In Restaurant chain.

Dates: 1953-1988

James Parrish Inland Collection (MS-696)

Identifier: MS-696
Scope and Contents The James Parrish Inland Collection contains general history materials (written histories, chronologies, etc.); administrative materials (directories, organizational charts, handbooks, etc.); newsletters, including many issues of "The Inlander"; reports, mostly describing technical details or testing results; product catalogs; photographs of buildings and facilities, people, and products; and memorabilia (small items such as patches, pins, etc.).Individual series and subseries...
Dates: 1935 - 2009; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1990