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Guide to the Records of the American Institute of the City of New York for the Encouragement of Science and Invention
1808-1983 (Bulk 1828-1940)
 MS 17

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This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on May 22, 2019
Description is in English.

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Subject Names

  • Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872

Document Type

  • Account books
  • Invitations
  • Leases
  • Scrapbooks.
  • Ledgers
  • Medals.
  • Minutes
  • Pamphlets
  • Press releases
  • Printing blocks
  • Receipts
  • Contracts.
  • Photographic prints.
  • Vouchers
  • Tickets
  • Reports
  • Insurance policies
  • Ephemera
  • Correspondence.
  • Clippings (information artifacts)
  • Bank Books
  • Annual reports.

Subject Organizations

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American Institute of the City of New York. Fair.
  • American Institute of the City of New York
  • Crystal Palace (New York, N.Y.)
  • International Business Machines Corporation
  • New York Electrical Society
  • New York World's Fair (1939-1940)
  • Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company

Subject Topics

  • Protectionism -- United States
  • Sericulture -- United States
  • Science -- Study and teaching
  • Science clubs
  • Inventions -- United States
  • Education -- New York (State) -- New York
  • Real property -- New York (State) -- New York
  • Associations, institutions, etc. -- United States
  • Associations, institutions, etc. -- New York (State) -- New York
  • Agriculture -- United States

Subject Places

  • United States -- Commerce