U.S. Government Ephemera, Y1 - Y2

Name/Organization

Type

Number of Items

Date

Folder

 

 

 

 

 

Y1

 

 

 

 

U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey Office

letter

1

1889

1

U.S. Department of Commerce

certificate

1

1961

1

Consul-General

invitation

1

unknown

1

Federal Bureau of Investigation

wanted profile mailer

2

1940

1

U.S. Food Administration

window hanger

1

unknown

1

U.S. Inspectors

certificate (steam vessels)

1

1890

1

Library of Congress

receipt

3

1885, 1886, 1904

2

Social Security Administration

ID card, mailer

3

1985

2

U.S. Treasury Department

mailer (public health)

1

unknown

2

Works Progress Administration

program

29

1936, 1937

2

U.S. Census Bureau

booklet

4

1980

3

U.S. House of Representatives

visitor pass, envelope, mailer

9

1941, 1969

4

U.S. Senate

visitor pass, mailer

12

1926, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1963, 1965, 1967, 1969, 1972

4

U. S. Customs

invitation, passport, program,

4

1900, 1923, 1972

5

Japanese Embassy

cloth print

1

1860

5

U.S. Department of Labor

declaration of intention

1909

1

5

U.S. Department of State

passport, travel pass (Kingdom of Wurtenburg)

3

1857, 1915

5

Events (U.S. Government Sponsored)

program (Centennial, Bicentennial, Memorial Day, Centennial of the Telegraph, Nat'l Wildlife Refuge, Nat'l Agricultural Library)

7

1889, 1944, 1976, 1999

6

Department of the Interior

certificate (bounty land), program (Ft. McHenry), ticket (U.S. Capital)

16

1856, 1928, 1948, 1951, 1964,

7

Internal Revenue Service

coupon, receipt, tax form,

5

1862, 1864, 1866, 1915

8

 

 

 

 

 

Y2

 

 

 

 

USS John Paul Jones

invitation

1

1906

1

U.S. Navy

certificate (discharge)

1

1923

1

USS Fort McHenry

program (commisioning)

1

1987

1

Postal Service

stamp, envelope, receipt, postcard, letter, program

86

1815, 1869, 1887, 1902, 1906, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1938, 1946, 1948, 1949, 1952, 1960, 1962, 1964, 1972, 1975, 1978, 1979, 1980-1987

2, 3, 4

Impeachment of the President (Andrew Johnson)

ticket

2

1868

5

President W. McKinley

card

1

unknown

5

President H. Hoover

program (inauguration)

2

1929

5

President J.F. Kennedy

program (inauguration)

3

1961

5

President R. Nixon

program (inauguration), invitation (V.P. ball), ticket

19

1969

5

White House Recipes

pamphlet (Nancy Beall/J. Glenn Beall, Jr.)

1

unknown

5

Star Spangled Banner

pamphlet (centennial), flag

5

1914

6

Supreme Court

certificate

1

1840

7

War for Independence

letter (John Chew Thomas)

1

1800

8

Guam

proclamation (Peace Treaty with Isle of Guam)

1

1899

8

U.S. War Department

certificate (community service)

1

unknown

9

U.S. Treasury

poster (war bonds), postcard, certificate,

4

1918

9

President Woodrow Wilson

booklet (speech)

1

1917

9

European Relief Fund

certificate

1

1921

9

War Camp Community Service

certificate

1

unknown

9

Secretary of War

invitation

1

unknown

9

U.S. Office of Price Admission

booklet (rations), ticket (rations), application form

22

1944, 1945

10

Selective Service

ticket (registration, notice)

3

1943, 1944

10

U.S. Citizens Service Corps

certificate

1

1943

10