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Box 3, 1940-1988

 File — Box: B245.01.0003
Identifier: B245.01.0003


Flow Chart for Shwayder Brothers, Inc., framed, circa 1940s. Two posters of Samsonite sponsored racing vehicles, one speed boat (1988) and one a Formula One race car with driver Alan Jones (circa 1985).


  • 1940-1988


2 Linear Feet (30 x 23.5 x 2.5 inches) : custom box

Scope and Contents

From the Series: The series consists of materials associated with Samsonite Corporation and its history. Materials include two copies of the brochure, "The Samsonite Story," a company history published by Samsonite Corporation, ''The Samsonite Sentinel,'' a one-page newspaper composite about the founding of the company, the book "Jesse Shwayder and the Golden Rule" created by Shwayder Bros, Inc., and Jessie Shwayder's Golden Rule Marble: a green glass marble with bronze-colored narrow strip around the marble, gap at ends, and stamped lettering reading "Do unto others as you would have them do unto you."


Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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