Documents the history, operation, policies and accomplishments of one of the world's largest and oldest advertising firms. The papers here reveal many aspects of twentieth-century cultural, social, business, marketing, consumer and economic history while investigating the human psyche.
2: Factory Records for South Asia and South-East Asia
3: Factory Records for China, Japan and the Middle East (forthcoming).
Offers access to a unique collection of India Office Records from the British Library, London. Containing royal charters, correspondence, trading diaries, minutes of council meetings and reports of expeditions, among other document types, this resource charts the history of British trade and rule in the Indian subcontinent and beyond from 1600 to 1947.
"Trade catalogues have been a prominent feature in commerce and manufacturing from the eighteenth century to the present day. Highly illustrated, they are an essential visual record of a variety of products and facilitate research into popular culture, material culture, social norms and attitudes, as well as the history of marketing, business, and technology."--Introduction.
"This portal combines three complementary sets of primary source material that explore the history of American consumer culture in the twentieth century via three key themes: research into consumer motivation, the advertising process and the products themselves. Market Research presents reports produced by Ernest Dichter that attempt to reveal consumers' innermost desires and motivations; J. Walter Thompson: Advertising America presents how advertising is produced and how it interacts with consumer culture through the archive and workings of one of the world's oldest and largest advertising agencies; Trade Catalogues and the American Home presents domestic life and material culture by detailing the products sold in the domestic sphere"--home page, viewed 12 September 2018.
"Intrinio's mission is to provide financial data and tools to power analyses so that our users can build something financially and personally meaningful. Intrinio's API and financial data products help build insights that create value for your customers"--Facebook description.
The ProPublica Data Store provides access to the data behind ProPublica reporting and investigative reporting. ProPublica provides free access to the raw data behind their work, as well as premium data products. This is a database of ProPublica's data used for investigative journalism in the public interest as well as API's. Topics include Health, Criminal Justice, Education, Politics, Business, Transportation, and Military.
Makes it easier for American citizens to find and access information from across the DOE complex nationwide, without knowing DOE's organizational structure. Information is offered in the DOE's four broad mission areas: science and R&D results; energy and technology for industry and homeowners; energy market information and analysis; and nuclear security and environmental management.
"Retrieves relevance-ranked individual site results from 17 distributed DOE databases and 82 websites, or 20 million searchable pages, with hyperlinks to the databases/pages where the original content can be viewed." --OSTI press release dated February 15, 2013.
This database contains information on almost 320,000 offshore entities that are part of the Panama Papers and the Offshore Leaks investigations. The data covers nearly 40 years -- from 1977 through 2015 -- and links to people and companies in more than 200 countries and territories. The database does not disclose the totality of the leaked records. It doesn’t divulge raw documents or personal information en masse. It contains a great deal of information about company owners, proxies and intermediaries in secrecy jurisdictions, but it doesn’t disclose bank accounts, email exchanges and financial transactions contained in the documents.
"Enigma Public breaks down the barriers to data access and usability to make the information created by and for the people discoverable by the people. In a time when grounding observations in truth is more important than ever, our goal is connect you with the facts and figures that make up the world around you. With Enigma Public you can search, browse, and discover in the broadest collection of public data. With our new dataset guides you can dive deeper into the essential datasets or tap into some of our under the radar data to spark a new project idea. Find something you want to further explore? Export the data as a csv, access the data via our API or save the dataset to your account in a personal collection. Did we mention this data is free for non-commercial use under Creative Commons licensing?.--Enigma blog post, June 20, 2017
"This resource brings together manuscript, printed and visual primary source materials for the study of global commodities in world history. The commodities featured in this resource have been transported, exchanged and consumed around the world for hundreds of years. They helped transform societies, global trading operations, habits of consumption and social practices."
A single search of international charting albums and singles under exclusive academic licence from Billboard, the Official Charts Company. Sophisticated tools allow you to interpret, graph, analyse, compare and contrast musical trends and interactions at the touch of a button. Listen to audio samples for each track and album quickly and easily.