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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:

Frigidaire Historical Collection

Identifier: MS-262

Collection contains a wide assortment of materials concerning the activities of the Frigidaire Corporation in the Dayton area. Included are materials pertaining to the history of Frigidaire, product manuals and literature, promotional materials, company publications, photographs of executives, plants, and products, clippings, scrapbooks, audio tapes, and films.

Dates: 1913 - 1998

Frigidaire Recipe Book

Identifier: SC-197
Scope and Contents Frigidaire recipe book used as advertising for GM's Frigidaire division, dated 1931. The booklet contains recipes, mostly for desserts and salads, tailored to use the features of a Frigidaire refrigerator. Recipes for desserts include dishes like custards and creams, mousses, parfaits, and sherbets. Salads included are vegetable salads, fruit salads, and meat salads, as well as salad dressing recipes to accompany each salad type. A final section includes instructions for making decorative...
Dates: 1931

Frigidaire T.O.M. (Tired Old Men) Club Records

Identifier: MS-406

This collection consists of assorted photographs, documents, publications, and artifacts, collected by former employees of the Frigidaire Corporation. Within are numerous photographs showing different aspects of early founders and employees, as well as many motivational get-togethers. Included also are a number of technical manuals and training aids, demonstrating the business end of the company.

Dates: 1918 - 2013; Majority of material found within 1950-1970

Funeral Home (Unknown) Records (MFM-102)

Identifier: MFM-102
Scope and Contents

Consists of a typed transcript of the records of an unidentified Cincinnati funeral home.

Dates: 1899-1923

General Motors Aeroproducts Division Plant Blueprints Collection

Identifier: MS-506

The collection consists of large blueprints of structures and systems at the General Motors Aeroproducts Division plant located in Vandalia, Ohio. The majority of the blueprints date to 1940-1941, but later blueprints reflect the plant’s subsequent iterations as GM Allison Division, Inland Division, and Delco Products.

Dates: 1940 - 1992; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1941

Gerhardt Funeral Home Records (MFM-103)

Identifier: MFM-103
Scope and Contents

Consists of one volume of indexed Cincinnati funeral home records.

Dates: 1853-1879

Germantown Historic Railroad Collection (SC-88)

Identifier: SC-88
Scope and Contents

Book produced by the Germantown Historical Society containing photocopies of records of two railroads that operated in the Germantown area during time period 1880-1884.

Dates: undated

Glenn Osborn Wright Brothers Collection (SC-58)

Identifier: SC-58
Scope and Contents

Contains receipts from the Wright Brothers' bicycle shop, copies of the Westside News, copy of a Wright stock certificate, and postcards sent by Katharine Wright to Glenn Osborn.

Dates: 1889-1915

H. A. Billings Papers (SC-48)

Identifier: SC-48

Transcription of a speech made by G. Blyth of Smith Barney Railroad Car Company addressing his foreman, Billings.

Dates: 1887

Dorothy Harbach Papers

Identifier: MS-452

The Dorothy Harbach Papers consists of materials from two of her places of employment (WLW-D Channel 2 and Rike's Department Store). Many of the materials in this collection are advertisements and marketing techniques for the two businesses as Ms. Harbach was involved in their promotional offices. There are also materials which give insight into her professional career.

Dates: 1951-1978