Cushman, Helen Baker
Helen Baker Cushman, the daughter of Westinghouse vice president Ivan F. Baker, ran a business history consulting service in Westfield, N.J., under the style of H.M. Baker Associates. The firm specialized in business anniversaries. Its typical publication was based on the time line and blended facts from the client firm's history with general events in politics and popular culture, giving particular emphasis to the firm's founding year and its participation in world's fairs and expositions. H.M. Baker Associates also collaborated on a few book length company histories and acted as consultant in the setting up of in-house corporate archives. In the course of conducting her business, Mrs. Cushman collected a wide variety of business publications, trade cards, ephemera and other memorabilia.
From the description of Business papers, 1853-1992. (Hagley Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 79006726
Helen M. Cushman ran an industrial publicity service in New York City specializing in business anniversaries and collected a variety of business memorabilia.
From the description of Helen Baker Cushman Collection, 1933-1984. (Hagley Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122370790
|creatorOf||Cushman, Helen Baker. Business papers, 1853-1992.||Hagley Museum & Library|
|creatorOf||Cushman, Helen Baker,. Helen Baker Cushman Collection, 1933-1984.||Hagley Museum & Library|
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|Somerset County (N.J.)|
|Brooms and brushes|
|Chester County (Pa.)|
|Mickey Mouse (Fictitious character)|
|Middlesex County (N.J.)|
|Montgomery County (Md.)|
|Sand and gravel industry|