collection SC.28 - Sachs Brothers, 1928-1930s

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Sachs Brothers, 1928-1930s


  • 1928-1930s (Creation)

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Extent and medium

12 folders (sketches, notes, promotional materials, magazine and newspaper clippings)

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Name of creator

(early 20th century)

Administrative history

The Sachs Brothers (Emanuel and Jacob D.) were manufacturers of children's clothing in New York in the early 20th century. By 1919, they had taken on a partner, Benjamin Jalkut.

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Scope and content

This collection is comprised of sketch designs for children's clothing, handwritten notes, promotional materials and magazine and newspaper clippings.

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System of arrangement

Collection is comprised of one series, arranged by date and creator, when known.

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Conditions governing access

Access is open to researchers by appointment at the Fashion Institute of Technology Library, Department of Special Collections and FIT Archives.

Conditions governing reproduction

The Department of Special Collections and FIT Archives does not own copyright for all material held in its physical custody. It is the researcher's obligation to abide by and satisfy copyright law ( when copying or using materials (including digital materials) found in or made available from the department. When possible, the department will inform a researcher about the copyright status of material, the researcher's obligations with regard to such material, and, wherever possible, the owner or owners of the copyrights. Any and all reproduction of originals is at the archivist's discretion.

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The Library of the Fashion Institute of Technology, Department of Special Collections and FIT Archives, 27th St. at 7th Ave., NY, NY , USA, 10001

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The Library of the Fashion Institute of Technology, Department of Special Collections and FIT Archives, 27th St. at 7th Ave., NY, NY , USA, 10001

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Dates of creation revision deletion

2017 November 21, 2020 January 29


  • English


  • Latin


Archivist's note

Arrangement, description, and archival processing by Diana Cadavid , FIT, NY, NY, USA. Revised by April Calahan. Finding aid data formatted for AtoM and uploaded by Chelsea Cates.

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