MsC 139

 

Manuscript Register

 

PAPERS OF THE

BURLINGTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

 

Collection Dates: 1928 to 1959

(Bulk Dates: 1941 -- 1948)

6 linear ft.

 

This document describes a collection of materials held by the

Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1420
Phone: 319-335-5921
Fax: 319-335-5900
e-mail: lib-spec@uiowa.edu

 

Posted to Internet: May 2002

 

Acquisitons Information: Gift of Mr. Frank W. Kamann, Executive Secretary, Chamber of Commerce, Burlington, Iowa

 

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Box List

 

Box 1 1929 -- 1942

Women's Chamber of Commerce Records (2 vol.), 1929 -- 1935

Minutes, Board of Directors (in envelope), 1934 -- 1937

Minutes, Committee (in envelope), 1936 -- 1938

Board of Directors Meetings, 1938 -- 1940

Wages Hourly Rate Survey, 1941

Chamber of Commerce, 1942 Factual Information

Folder on Starker Building, 1942

Box 2 1943 -- 1948

Chamber of Commerce, October 12, 1945 Factual Information

Chamber of Commerce, 1943

Chamber of Commerce, 1943

Chamber of Commerce, (1943?) Factual Information

Chamber of Commerce, Burlington Transportation Company, Civil Aeronautics Board, 1945

Chamber of Commerce Industrial Prospectus, 1945

Chamber of Commerce, Lt. Robert P. Friesz, Civil Aeronautics Board, 1945

Chamber of Commerce Factual Information, January 1944

Chamber of Commerce Factual Information, 1944

Chamber of Commerce Factual Information, January 1945

Chamber of Commerce Factual Information, (1945?)

Chamber of Commerce Factual Information, (1945?)

Chamber of Commerce Industrial Department, Factual Information, March 1946

Chamber of Commerce Factual Information, 1946 or 1947

Chamber of Commerce Industrial Department, Factual Information, January 1947

Chamber of Commerce Factual Information, July 1948


Box 3
1941 -- 1944

Iowa Post War Rehabilitation Committee Records (8 folders):

Transportation Committee

Municipal Projects Committee

Social Welfare Committee

Small Business Committee

Building Construction Committee

Executive Committee

Organization

Highway Committee Preliminary Report, Iowa Post War Rehabilitation Commission, September 15, 1944

National Defense Day File 1941 -- Henry A. Wallace, principal speaker; many T.L.S.:

Address: "America -- the Mighty," Henry A. Wallace, July 31, 1941

Plans: "National Defense Day"

Receipts and Expenses

Regrets

Letters of Appreciation

Miscellaneous Correspondence

National Officers

Federal Army Officers

Iowa Mayors

Iowa Chamber of Commerce Secretaries

Iowa State Officials

Other States -- Officials

Iowa Ordinance Plant

Out-of-town Invitations

Guest Acceptances

Out-of-town Reservations

Box 4 1938 -- 1944

Dedication of Burlington Municipal Airport, 1943

Dedication of Burlington Route Station, 1944

Press Book -- Design for Living in 1940 -- Trade Promotion, Retailers Review

Prospectus for Smokeless Powder Plant, 1940

Burlington data, 1938
Press Book -- Forward Burlington Movement, G.B.A, 1929

Box 5 1928 -- 1948

Correspondence files A -- K

Box 6 1928 -- 1948

Correspondence files M -- T

Box 7 1928 -- 1948

Correspondence files U -- Z

13 scrapbooks. Two of these are shelved in Oversized

Box 8

Gift of Frederic Leopold, 1959. Chamber Records, correspondence, annual reports, minutes, etc., 1952 -- 1955

 

 

 

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