15 Matching Annotations
  1. Mar 2024
    1. All missing letters are charged out anonymously in theusual way, the slips being marked missing.
    2. No provision is made for charging out cards, becausethey are not supposed to be withdrawn at any time.

      Materials are charged out to either individuals and/or departments, but index cards should never be withdrawn or charged out under any circumstances.

    3. The charging cabinet, which provides a system, by whichmaterials withdrawn from their places can be debitedto the person having possession of them for the timebeing, that is : each article is charged out to whoevercalls for it and is charged off when returned.
  2. Feb 2024
  3. Jan 2024
    1. The Charging This consists in its interior arrangement ofCabinet rows of pigeon-holes constructed on an inclineupwards so that the base of each horizontalrow of pigeon-holes is higher than its predecessor. Into thesepigeon-holes the charging shps are placed and there is a guidecard to each pigeon-hole marking the divisions of the charging slipsby giving the number of the slip which is to be filed immediatelybehind it.

      While slightly different in its physical configuration, the office charging cabinet (with a bleacher-like set up) is very similar to the similarly named library card charging tray.

      Which came first?

  4. Sep 2023
    1. Vintage Gaylord Bros Inc Solid Maple Adjustable Filing Drawer Inserts<br /> https://www.ebay.com/itm/185299223900

      Outrageously expensive; listed for $399.99 + 18.50 shipping from Philomath, OR in Spring 2023

      3 tray drawer plus single 1 tray drawer. 3.5 x 11.4 x 14 large 3.5 x 3.75 x 13.5 small

    1. Vintage Remington Rand Library Card File Wood Box Table Top Index Dovetail<br /> https://www.ebay.com/itm/295737704485 3 connected trays in rough shape<br /> 14x11x3.5"

      Listed for $36.25 + $26.80 in shipping from Kingwood, TX to Los Angeles in Spring 2023.

    1. https://www.ebay.com/itm/304964453291

      Vintage Wood Library Card File Table Top Index Dovetail Gaylord Bros 13x7x4

      Listed in Spring 2023 for $24.74 + $56.80 shipping from Kingwood, TX to Los Angeles (emailed about being high on 2023-09-10)

      Coupon code for 10%: WINDSOFAUTUMN

    1. https://www.ebay.com/itm/304965582423

      Vintage Remington Rand Library Card File Wood Box Table Top Index Dovetail<br /> Two tray model from 1960s(?) at 15x7.5x3.5"

      listed in early 2023 for $28.50 with shipping from Kingwood, TX to LA for $17.45.

      Sold as a best offer accepted, so less than $28.50.

  5. Mar 2023
    1. http://www.shopbrodart.com/Library-School-Furniture/Adult-and-Teen-Furniture/Computer-Furniture/Card-Catalog-Trays-and-Cabinets/_/Brodart-Wood-Charging-Trays/?q=tray&s=MToyNTY6NDo6Ojo6OjA6

      Brodart Mini Single Charging Tray Mini single charging tray with 600-card capacity More Info Price: $76.76

      • Adjustable steel follower block with automatic lock
      • Felt pads on tray bottom protect desktop
      • Mini charging tray fits on your lap
      • 4"H x 4"W x 8"D
      • Holds 600 5"H x 3"W cards
      • Includes antimicrobial finish
      • Made in the USA

      This could be used for a modern day Memindex box for portrait oriented 3 x 5" index cards.