MsC 140

  Manuscript Register

RECORDS OF THE DAVENPORT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

Collection Dates:1918 -- 1974
77.25 linear ft.

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Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1420
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Posted to Internet: October 2002

Acquisition Note: This collection was donated to the University of Iowa by the Davenport Chamber of Commerce, as represented by two of its General Managers: Lloyd Lewis in 1959 and Thomas J. Devine in 1971 and 1976.

Access and Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Photographs: Boxes 110, 114, 130, 145, 146, 153, 155

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Abbreviations: For an explanation of the abbreviation and dating conventions used in the finding aids, see Abbreviations.

Box List

Box 1

Board and Executive Committee Minutes, 1918 -- 1926

Box 2

Board and Executive Committee Minutes, 1927 -- 1931

Box 3

Board and Executive Committee Minutes, 1932 -- 1935

Box 4

Board and Executive Committee Minutes, 1936 -- 1939

Box 5

Board and Executive Committee Minutes, 1940 -- 1943

Box 6

Board and Executive Committee Minutes, 1944 -- 1946

Box 7

Board and Executive Committee Minutes, 1947 -- 1953

Box 8

Merchandise Traffic Reports, 1940 --

Box 9

OPA Regulations, 1940 --

Box 10

Statistics and Research Items, 1940 --

Box 11

Correspondence and General, 1946 --

Box 12

"State of Scott" Days

Box 13

Water Regattas, 1941 --

Box 14

Financial Records, 1950

Box 15

Financial Records

Box 16

Financial Records

Box 17

Financial Records

Box 18 -- 22

Membership Accounts

Box 23 -- 25

"State of Scott" Pictures

Box 26 -- 30

General Files, 1948 -- 1949

Box 31

Boy Scouts

"State of Scott", 1948

Agriculture, 1943

"Chicken of Tomorrow Program", 1947

Farm Youth Banquet, 1946

Federal Power Commission, 1941

Box 32

Cuts

Box 33

Davenport Garden Homes

War Activities, 1944

War Transportation Committee

Return of War Dead Program

National Corn Husking Contest, 1940

Junior Chamber of Commerce

Chamber Organization

Chamber Constitution and Bylaws

Articles of Incorporation

Box 34

Cancelled checks, 1950

Box 35

American Retail Federation, 1950 -- 1951

Back to School Promotion, 1950 -- 1951

Carpet Fashion Promotion, 1950 -- 1951

Christmas Decorations, 1950 -- 1951

Dollar Days, 1950 -- 1951

Executive Committee, 1950 -- 1951

Father's Day, 1950 -- 1951

Halloween Window Painting, 1950 -- 1951

Home Furnishings Promotion, 1950 -- 1951

Legislative Matters, 1950 -- 1951

Membership Meetings, 1950 -- 1951

Mother's Day, 1950 -- 1951

Box 36

Packaged Promotion Program, 1950 -- 1951

Retail Trade Report, 1950 -- 1951

"Rock Island Trail" Treasure Hunt, 1950 -- 1951

Store Hours, 1950 -- 1951

Straw Hat Days, 1950 -- 1951

Miscellaneous, 1950 -- 1951

Local Area Trade Survey, 1950 -- 1951

January Clearance Days, 1950 -- 1951

March Promotional Event, 1950 -- 1951

Christmas Activity, 1950 -- 1951

Executive Committee, 1950 -- 1951

Manufacturer's Bureau, 1950 -- 1951

Education-Industry Day, 1950 -- 1951

Membership Meetings, 1950 -- 1951

Nominating Committee, 1950 -- 1951

Stag Outing, 1950 -- 1951

Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1950 -- 1951

Vocational Dinner, 1950 -- 1951

Junior Achievement, 1950 -- 1951

Information about Davenport, 1950 -- 1951

Box 37

Market Swine Show, 1950 -- 1951

U.S. Chamber (Agriculture), 1950 -- 1951

Building Stock Retirement Committee, 1950 -- 1951

Contact Club, 1950 -- 1951

Spring Membership Drive, 1950 -- 1951

Fall Membership Drive, 1950 -- 1951

Prospects, 1950 -- 1951

Membership Promotion, 1950 -- 1951

Box 38

Coffee Club, 1950

Collection Letters, 1950

General Meetings, 1950

Spring Get Acquainted Dinner, 1950

Stag Barbeque, 1950

House Committee, 1950

Military Affairs Committee, 1950

Solicitation Committee, 1950

Solicitation Letters Issued, 1950

Returned Merchandise Lists, 1950

Solicitation Ordinances, 1950

Sales Managers Bureau, 1950

National Sales Executive Club, 1950

National Sales Executive Convention, 1950

Box 39

Executive Committee, 1950

Fourth Annual Sales Clinic, 1950

Education Committee, 1950

Membership Committee, 1950

Box 40

Program Committee, 1950

Budget and Audit Committee, 1950

Extension Committee, 1950

Attendance and Fellowship Committee, 1950

Publicity Committee, 1950

New York Sales Executive Club, 1950

Chicago Sales Executive Club, 1950

Other Sales Executive Club, 1950

Miscellaneous, 1950

Box 41

Industrial Sites, 1950

Suggested Films, 1950

Student Tours, 1950

U.S. Chamber of Commerce, 1950

Sales Representative Position, 1950

Secretarial Applications, 1950

A.C.C.E., 1950

I.C.C.E., 1950

Speech Material, 1950

First Annual Sales Clinic, 1947

Second Annual Sales Clinic, 1948

Box 42

Board of Directors, 1950

New Members, 1950

Minutes, 1950

Attendance, 1950

Agriculture Committee, 1950

Farm Youth Banquet, 1950

Farm Institute Sub-committee, 1950

Swine Clinic, 1950

Hereford Breeders Sub-committee, 1950

Box 43

Aviation Committee, 1951

Housing Committee, 1951

Inquiries, 1951

Legislative Matters, 1951

National Councilors, 1951

Box 44

New Comers, 1951

City Government Matters, 1951

A.C.C.E., 1951

I.C.C.E., 1951

National Chamber of Commerce, 1951

Box 45

National Chamber of Commerce, 1951

U.S. Department of Commerce, etc., 1951

Iowa Taxpayers Association, 1951

Iowa Development Commission, 1951

Associated Industries, 1951

Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1951

National Institute, 1951

State University of Iowa, 1951

Box 46

Schools, 1951

Workshop for High School Teachers, 1951

Staff Matters, 1951

Moline, 1951

Rock Island, 1951

Miscellaneous Chambers of Commerce, 1951

News Letter Correspondence, 1951

Box 47

Vouchers, 1949

Box 48

Vouchers, 1949

Box 49

Vouchers, 1948

Box 50

Vouchers, 1948

Box 51

Vouchers, 1948

Box 52

Manufacturers Bureau Miscellaneous File

Box 53

Manufacturers Bureau Miscellaneous File, Chamber of Commerce News, 1937 -- 1939

Box 54

Chamber of Commerce News, 1932 -- 1936


Addendum, January, 1971

Box 55

American Chamber of Commerce Executives, 1956 -- 1960

Box 56

Activity Poll

Agriculture Committee, 1958 -- 1960

Agriculture Committee, 1953 -- 1957

Agriculture Farm Institute

Agriculture Hall of Fame

Agriculture Mailing Lists

Agricultural Committee (Public Relations Committee)

Box 57

Agriculture Spring Market Hog Show, 1955

Agriculture Spring Market Hog Show, 1956

Agricultural Committee -- Study Committee

Agriculture Farm Youth Banquet, 1955 -- 1957

Agenda for Board Meetings

Box 58

Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting, 1954 -- 1959

Box 59

Awards

Beef Feeding Center

Better Business Bureau (National)

Bid Board

Bills -- Uncollectable

Board of Directors -- Minutes (1957 and 1960)

Board of Directors and Officers

Board of Directors -- Meeting Notices

Board of Directors -- Agendas

Board of Directors -- Call Sheets

Chamber Bulletins

Career Day -- DHS

Chambers of Commerce -- USA Chamber Workshops

City Beautification

Box 60

Clean Up - Paint Up - Fix Up

Christmas Party, 1968

Career Promotions

Correspondence, 1968 -- 1969

Civic Newcomers Association Lists

Correspondence, 1963 -- 1964

Civic Affairs Committee, 1966 -- 1967

Civic Affairs Committee, 1965

County Board of Education, 1965 -- 1966

Civic Affairs -- Postal Hearing

Organizational Charts

Box 61

Action

Aircade, 1962

Bid Board

Blackhawk Industrial Promotion Association Economic Study

Blue Bird Body Company

Centennial Bridge Approach

Civil Defense Bulletin

Citizens Committee

Home Improvement

Iowa Manufacturers Association

Box 62

Membership Luncheon

Membership Luncheon Comments

Lyle Mercer Dinner

Mimeograph File

Miscellaneous, 1961

News and Notes, 1961

Quad City Braves

Resolution for Officers

Box 63

TV Committee

Spark Club, 1962

Spark Club, 1961

Spark Club, 1960 and Older

Special Events, 1961

Statistical Data

Tax Bulletins, 1956 --1960

Tax Commission and Tax Reevaluation

Box 64

American Marketing Association

Fourth Annual Refresher Sales Course, 1955

NSE Financial Reports

NSE Club Secretaries

NSE Convention and Board Meeting

NSE District Director

NSE Educational Membership

NSE Marketing Aids -- Bulletins

NSE Miscellaneous Correspondence

NSE Personal

NSE Price Lists

NSE Regional Workshops

NSE Top Problems Contest

NSE White Book Program

NSE Youth Education

Box 65

Printing, Stationery, Supplies

Publicity

Teleclinics, Inc.

Employment Forms

Employment Applications

Essay Contest

Expense Accounts

Committee for Economic Development

Education Committee

Eagle Signal Luncheon

Office of Economic Opportunities

Entertainment, 1964

Department of Revenue

Decals

Davenport Community Schools

Box 66

Driving -- Conference For Better

Distributive Education

Distributive Education Committee

Dues Paid

Fellowship Committee

Filing Systems

Finance Committee

Farm Youth Banquet, 1951

Farm Youth Banquet, 1960 -- 1967

Box 67

Fire Prevention, 1965

Fire Prevention Banquet, 1966

Collection Letters -- Chamber Activities

Correspondence -- General

Directory -- Swine Breeders

Distinguished Salesman's Award

Economic Education

Economic Intelligence

Education Committee

Box 68

Education Committee -- Davenport Grows

Farm Institute, 1955 -- 1958

Farm Youth Banquet

Farm Youth Banquet, 1956

Farm Youth Banquet Letters (Incoming)

Box 69

Farm Youth Banquet, 1957

Farm Youth Banquet, 1959 -- 1960

Fellowship Committee

Fellowship Committee, 1958 and 1959

Fellowship Committee

Box 70

Films

Fire Prevention Committee

Fire Prevention

Fire Prevention, 1957 -- 1958

Freight Traffic Committee

Box 71

Fellowship Meetings

Health Fair

Health Committee

Hereford Breeders (Sale and Banquet)

Hereford Breeders (Show and Banquet)

Hog Capital of the World

Home Improvement

House Committee

Box 72

ICCE Newsletter

Iowa Manufacturers Association

June Picnic Outing

June Picnic

June Picnic, 1957 -- 1959

Box 73

Junior Chamber of Commerce

Mailing Lists

Meetings -- Made Effective

1954 -- 1955

Memorandums

Miscellaneous

National Institute

National Swine Growers Council

New Members Luncheon

Operation Home Improvement

Orchestras

Box 74

Program of Work

Pictures

Practical Politics Replies

Practical Politics

Publicity

Programs

Personnel Program

Senator Hickenlooper

Box 75

Clean Up, Paint Up, Fix Up

Committee of 25

Correspondence -- General

Correspondence

Christmas Party, 1967

Civic Affairs -- Fire Prevention 1967, 1968

Civic Affairs Committee, 1961 -- 1962

Civic Affairs -- Better Business Bureau

Civic Affairs Committee, 1964

Box 76

TV Pilot Planning Committee

Public Welfare

Publicity Committee

Parking Committee -- Sub Committee

Past President Advisory Committee

Polk Directories

Public Relations

Public Relations, 1966 -- 1967

Public Relations, Sesqui-Centennial

Public Relations Committee

Public Relations -- Brochure Committee

Metropolitan Planning Commission

Mailing Lists

Mall

Management Conference

Management Seminar

Box 77

Manufacturer's Bureau, 1961

Manufacturer's Directories

Manufacturer's Bureau (Pamphlets)

Manufacturer's Bureau (Facilities Register Survey)

Membership Drive, 1963

Military and Naval Affairs

Mississippi River Parkway -- Planning Commission

Mississippi Valley Association

Mississippi River Basin Research

Motor Freight Service

Municipal Art Gallery

State Legislative Committee, 1965

State Legislative Literature, 1965

School Board Minutes and Agendas, 1965

Box 78

Streets Committee

Spring Market Hog Show, 1964

Illinois Sales Tax Schedule

Sales Tax

Iowa Tax Bulletin, 1962

Tax Bulletins, 1961

Teachers Reception -- August 26, 1962

Teachers Reception

Telephones

Tickler File

Traffic Lights

Box 79

Illinois Tax Bulletins, 1962

Membership Committee

Box 80

Monthly Meetings, 1961 -- 1964

Motivation

Institute for Organization Management -- U.S. C. of C.

New Directions Indoctrination, 1963

Indoctrination Committee

I.C.C.E.

Printing

Pay Rates and Practices Survey, 1957

Industrial Educational Advisory Committee 1961 -- 1962

Box 81

Membership Data

Industrial Expansion Committee, 1961-- 1962

NSE Activity Report

NSE Annual Report

Prospective Members

Publicity

NSE Convention and Board Meetings

NSE Financial Reports

NSE Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 82

Office File

Program

Publicity Committee

Publicity, 1959 -- 1960

Rates and Practices Survey

Reception

Refresher Sales Course Enrollment Forms

Refresher Sales Course (Salesmanship Dress Check-Up Chart)

Box 83

Refresher Sales Course, 1954 --1958

Refresher Sales Course Outline

Certificates of Membership

Christmas Party, 1964

Committees

Board of Directors Minutes, 1964 -- 1965

Committee Preference, 1965

Calendar of Events

Box 84

Call Back

Career Days

Christmas Party, 1965 -- 1966

Committee Preference, 1966

Correspondence

Correspondence, 1965

Council of Chamber Presidents Joint Board Meeting, February 24, 1965

Council of Chamber Presidents, 1965

Sales Executives

Box 85

Sales Rally, 1955 -- 1956, 1958

Speakers Rosters

Speakers -- Pictures

Surveys -- Sales Research

St. Lawrence Seaway

St. Ambrose College

St. Louis Urban Renewal

Schwengel, Congressman Fred

Science Fair

Scott County Association of Retarded Children

Scott County Civil Defense

Scott County Farm Bureau

Scott County Welfare Community Council

Box 86

Programs (blue notebook)

Freight Traffic Committee

Membership Campaigns -- Miscellaneous Literature

Organization Chart -- Chamber of Commerce

Quotations

Requests for Information

Rose Bowl Films

S and E Plan

Science Fair

Secretarial Applications

Box 87

Solicitations Committee

Banquet -- Spring Market Hog Show

Spring Market Hog Show -- Entries

Spring Market Hog Show -- Solicitations

Spring Market Hog Show

Box 88

Supplies Ordered

Surveys

Swine Clinic

Taxes

Teachers Get Acquainted Dinner

You Auto Buy Now

U.S. Chamber Bulletins

Dues Paid

Distinguished Salesman's Award Banquet, 1961 -- 1967

Box 89

State Laws of Water Pollution, 1966 -- 1967

Inventory

Iowa Business Digest

Iowa Business and Industry Magazine

Iowa Census of Manufacturers, 1958

Iowa Development Commission Bulletin

Iowa Development Commission -- Correspondence

Iowa Federation of Chambers of Commerce

Iowa Future Farmer

Box 90

Iowa Good Roads Association

Iowa-Illinois Industrial Development Group- - William Diviney

Iowa Manufacturers Association

Iowa Taxpayers Association

Publicity, 1960 -- 1961

Membership Drive, 1961

Membership Campaigns -- Professional Organizations

Membership Campaigns (U.S. Chamber of Commerce)

Membership Campaigns -- Other Cities

Membership Drive, 1955 -- 1960

Box 91

Pay Rates and Practices Survey

Gordon Ames -- Correspondence

Attendance Committee

Board of Directors -- Meeting Notices

Board of Directors -- Minutes

Board of Directors and Officers

By-Laws

Membership Roster

Call Back

Certificate of Membership

Committees

Correspondence -- General

Correspondence -- Paul Knowles

Correspondence -- General

Box 92

Education Committee

Essay Contest, 1959

Finance Committee

Financial Committee

Financial Reports

Finance Committee

Institutes

Junior Achievement

Liaison Committee

Library Committee

Meeting Notices

Membership Committee (July 1, 1958 -- June 30, 1959)

Membership Committee

Membership -- Resignation and Transfers

Meritorious Service Award

Box 93

Monthly Meetings

NSE Activity Report

NSE Club Secretaries

NSE District Director - George L. Herpel

NSE Financial Reports

National Sales Executives

NSE Convention & Board Meeting

Miscellaneous NSE Information

NSE -- Miscellaneous Correspondence

NSE Regional Director -- Tony Whan

Program Committee

Publicity Committee

Publicity, 1958 -- 1959

Box 94

Refresher Sales Course

Regional Workshop

Committees

Compensation of Salesman

Correspondence, Miscellaneous

Call Back

Christmas Party

Box 95

Staff Instructions

State Legislative Committee Literature

State Legislative Committee, 1961

State Legislation

State University of Iowa

Staff plan

Solicitations Committee

Solicitors

Speakers

"How to" Manuals

House Committee -- Al Vancamp, Chairman

Housing Report on Iowa -- Burlington Chamber of Commerce

Box 96

Sales Conference, 1950 -- 1956

Box 97

Sales Conference, 1957 -- 1959, 1961 -- 1962

Box 98

Sales Conference, 1963

Sales Executives Bureau

Scholarship Announcements

Scholarship Applications

Scholarship Program

State of Scott Certificates

Youth Program

YMCA-YWCA Building Program

You Auto Buy Now Campaign

Water Pollution

Water Pollution Control ,1966 -- 1967

Unemployment Compensation

Box 99

U.S. Department of Commerce

U.S. Post Office, Maquoketa, Iowa

United Cerebral Palsy Association

United Nations, 1961

United Nations Week

University of Iowa

Urban Renewal

Streets and Parking Committee

Survey of Local Chamber of Commerce -- U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Kiwanis Club Luncheon

Rep. Paul W. Knowles

Legal Committee

Liquor

Letter Writing Committee, 1961

Jim Lischer -- Personal

Look See Hear Ask Tour

Freight Traffic, 1963

Organizational Charts

Box 100

Vouchers - 1958, A -- J

Box 101

Vouchers, 1959, A -- J

Box 102

Vouchers, 1959, K -- Z

Box 103

Vouchers, 1960, A -- L

Box 104

Vouchers, 1960, M -- Z

All Tax Forms Sent In, 1960

Payroll Work Sheets, 1960

Financial Information, Trial Balance, Reports & Budget, 1960

Additional Material Presented January, 1976

Box 105

Accreditation, 1965

Activity Poll, 1962 -- 1970 (4 folders)

Agriculture Committee, 1961 -- 1970 (7 folders)

Box 106

Agriculture Committee, 1969 -- 1972 (2 folders)

Aid of Dependant Children, 1966 -- 1967

Air Pollution Control Committee, 1964, 1966 -- 1967 (2 folders)

Ambassadors Club, 1958, 1971 -- 1972 (2 folders, including Folder 1, 1958: TLS: F. Schwengel, February 26, 1958)

American Chamber of Commerce Executives, 1964

Certified Chamber Executive, 1968

American Industrial Development Council, 1965

Annie Wittenmyer Farm, 1959 (See also Iowa Annie Wittenmyer Property Option, 1959)

Annual Meeting Suggested Speakers, 1965 (Including TLS: J. Glenn, January 14, 1965)

Annual Meeting, 1973 (Including ACS: R. Ray, n.d.; ALS : E. Nicholson, April 16, 1973)

Box 107

Annual Reports, 1944 -- 1963

Applications [for Chamber positions]1961 -- 1962, 1964 -- 1965 (3 folders) (See also Employment Applications)

Associated Industries of the Quad-Cities, 1964 -- 1966 (2 folders)

Atomic Energy Commission, 1965 (Including TLS: J. Culver, December 7, 1965)

Automobiles, 1968 -- 1971

Bank Deposits and Deposits in Savings and Loan Institutions in Davenport, 1950 -- 1968

Baseball, 1959 -- 1960

Better Letters, 1967 --1968

Box 108

Bi-State Metropolitan Planning Commission (Citizen's Advisory Committee) 1967 -- 1969

Board of Directors:

Minutes, 1954 -- 1959 (3 folders)

Officers, 1959 -- 1962

Agenda, 1961-- 1964

Meeting Notices, 1961 -- 1964

Minutes, 1963 -- 1964

Officers, 1964

Organization Chart, 1964

Orientation, 1964


Box 109

Board of Directors:

Agenda, 1969 -- 1970

Meeting Notices, 1969 -- 1970

Board of Directors: 1970 -- 1971

Agenda, 1970 -- 1971

Meeting Notices, 1970 -- 1971

Minutes, 1970 -- 1971

Tentative Agenda, 1970 -- 1971

Board of Directors: 1971 -- 1973

Agenda, 1971 -- 1973

Meeting Notices, 1971 -- 1973

Minutes, 1971 -- 1972

Tentative Agenda, 1971 -- 1973 (2 folders)

Board of Directors: 1973 -- 1974

Agenda, 1973 -- 1974

Meeting Notices, 1973 -- 1974

Minutes, 1973 -- 1974

Bray, Representative Dan, 1971

Budget and Finance 1956 -- 1960 (3 folders)

Board Reports, 1961 -- 1962

Trial Balance, 1961 -- 1962

Work Sheets, 1961 -- 1962

Box 110

Budget Information, 1961 -- 1962

Budget and Finance, 1962 -- 1964

Work Sheets, 1962 -- 1963

Budget and Financial, 1969 -- 1973 (3 folders)

Building and Construction Trades Committee, 1962 (Including photographs)

Building Maintenance Committee, 1972 -- 1973

Bureau of Adult Correction Services -- Department of Social Services, 1970

Business and Industry Sub-Committee, 1971 -- 1973 (2 folders)

Business Education Day, 1964

Business Expansion Committee, 1960 -- 1962, 1964 -- 1965, 1967 -- 1968 (4 folders)

Box 111

Business Expansion, 1969 -- 1970

Re-development West of Downtown Davenport, 1968

Career Day Committee, 1967 -- 1968, 1970 (2 folders)

Career Counseling, 1970

Chamber of Commerce Accounts, 1958

Chamber of Commerce Week, 1971 -- 1972 (2 folders)

Box 112

City Beautification Committee , 1970 -- 1973 (3 folders)

City Budget, 1972 -- 1973

City Consumer Affairs Committee, 1973

City of Davenport -- City Hall, 1966 -- 1973 (2 folders)

City Officials Dinner, 1970

City Officials Meeting, 1972

Box 113

Civic Affairs Committee 1966 -- 1971 (4 folders)

Box 114

Civic Affairs Committee:

Anti-Litter Council, 1967 -- 1968 ( Including photographs)

City Beautification, 1968

City Officials Dinner, 1968

Community Relations, 1968 -- 1969

Crime Poll, 1969

Emergency Hospital Care, 1969

Fire Prevention, 1969 -- 1970 (2 folders)

Law and Order Sub-Committee, 1968 -- 1969 (2 folders)

Meet the Candidates Luncheon, 1967

One-Day Local Government Seminar, 1969 -- 1970

Civic Center Sub-Committee, 1971 -- 1972

Clean-Up Committee, 1969 -- 1970

Box 115

Committee Chairmen, 1964

Committees, 1972 -- 1974 (2 folders)

Community Development Committee, 1966 -- 1970 (3 folders)

Box 116

Community Development Committee, 1970 -- 1971, 1973 (2 folders)

Minutes, 1966 --1969

News Articles, 1963 -- 1969

Community Pride, 1968 -- 1969

Computer Advisory Committee, 1972

Congressional Action Bulletin, 1971 -- 1973 (2 folders)

Conservation and Watershed Development Sub-Committee Reception, 1971

Box 117

Consumer Affairs Committee, 1972 -- 1974 (2 folders)

Laws on Consumer Practices, 1966 -- 1974

Material Received From N. Wehr, n.d.

Material Received From Other Sources, 1974

Consumer Credit Conference (Bill Bonwell), 1969

Consumer Satisfaction Committee, 1971 -- 1972

Consumer Satisfaction Committee -- Consumer Survey Sub-Committee, 1971

Box 118

Consumer Tips From Scott County Extension Office, 1974

Convention Bureau, 1964

Financial Statements, 1961 -- 1962

Council Of Chamber Presidents, 1966 -- 1968, 1970 -- 1973 (3 folders)

Joint Board Meeting, 1964 -- 1967 (2 folders)

Minutes, 1964 (See also Quad-City Council of Chamber Presidents)

Box 119

County Budget, 1972 -- 1973

Cusack, Representative Greg, 1973 -- 1974

Davenport - Bettendorf Chamber of Commerce Merger, 1962 -- 1973

Davenport Community School District Board Minutes, 1967 -- 1968 (3 folders)

Box 120

Davenport Community School District Board Minutes, 1969 -- 1970, 1972 (4 folders)

Box 121

Davenport Community School District Board Minutes, 1973

Davenport Community Schools, 1964

Davenport Country Club, 1962 -- 1967

Davenport Municipal Airport, n.d.

Daylight Savings Time, 1959 -- 1962

Devine, Thomas J., 1964 -- 1966 (Including TLS: F. Schwengel, July 23, 1964)

Directors, 1968 -- 1970

Distinguished Salesman Award Committee, 1963

District Engineers, 1957 -- 1958 (Including ANS: P. Cunningham, n.d.; TLS: F. Schwengel, January 10, 1958, November 7, 1957; H.R. Gross, December 17, 1958, November 16, 1957; B. Hickenlooper, November 22, 1957, November 8, 1957, October 28, 1957; T. Martin, November 8, 1957, October 29, 1957)

Drake, Representative Richard, 1973 -- 1974

Dues Set-Ups, 1961

Dutch Elm Disease, 1962 -- 1964 (2 folders)

Box 122

Economic Development Committee, 1970 -- 1974 (4 folders)

Education -- School Scene [Publication] 1969 -- 1971

Education Committee, 1962

Box 123

Education Committee, 1964, 1967 -- 1971 (4 folders) (Including Folder I, 1970 -- 1971: TLS: W.L. Boyd, October 13, 1970)

Call Sheets and Agendas, 1970 -- 1971

Minutes, 1970 -- 1971

Box 124

Education Committee, 1971 -- 1974 (3 folders)

New Student letters, 1959 -- 1961

Employment Applications, 1968 -- 1972 (See also Applications)

Box 125

Environmental Quality Committee, 1971 --1974 (3 folders)

Box 126

Executive Committee, 1964 -- 1966, 1969 -- 1973 (6 folders)

Box 127

Facts Brochure, 1969

Federal Intervention in Business and Agriculture State and Local Affairs, 1965

Federal Program for Domestic Aid, 1965

Fellowship Committee, 1964, 1967 -- 1972 (5 folders)

Chamber Night at the Ball Park, 1968 -- 1972 (5 folders)

Financial Reports

Budget Information, 1958

Work Sheets, 1962 -- 1963

Financing of the Sewage Works of Davenport, 1953

Fire Prevention Committee, 1960 -- 1964, 1970 -- 1973 (4 folders)

Foreign Students and Visitors, 1964 -- 1968

Foreign Trade Committee, 1966 -- 1967

Foreign Trade Opportunities, 1964

Box 128

Freedom vs. Communism, 1962 -- 1965

Freight Traffic Committee, 1964 -- 1965 (2 folders)

Freight Traffic Advanced Seminar, 1965

Freight Traffic Seminar, 1964 (2 folders)

Friends of Chief Wright, 1973

Box 129

Herington, Larry, Dinner, 1973

Higgins, Representative Thomas J., 1973

Highway Commission Hearing, 1968 -- 1971

Holden, Representative Ed, 1971 -- 1973

Hotel-Motel Levee Project, 1958 -- 1959

House Committee, 1957 -- 1961,1964 -- 1966 (4 folders)

Housing Committee, 1971 -- 1972

Hughes, Senator Harold, 1971 -- 1973 (2 folders)

Human Resources Committee, 1968 -- 1969

Box 130

Human Resources Committee, 1969 -- 1971 (2 folders)

Industrial Development Committee Minutes, 1971

Interstate 280 Bridge Dedication, 1973

Iowa Chamber of Commerce Executives, 1964, 1972 -- 1973 (2 folders)

Spring Conference, 1964

Fall Conference, 1969

Iowa Highway Commission, 1964 -- 1970 (Including photographs and TLS: F. Schwengel, August 2, 1968)

Iowa Development Commission, 1968 -- 1972 (2 folders) (Including Folder I, 1968 -- 1970: TIS: R. Ray, October 23, 1969; Folder II, 1971-1972: TL[Xerox]: R. Ray, April 23, 1972)

Box 131

Iowa Development Commission, 1972 -- 1973

Iowa-Illinois Industrial Development Group, 1964

Iowa Manufactures Association, 1964, 1968 -- 1970, 1972 -- 1973 (3 folders)

Iowa State Employment Service, 1959 -- 1964, 1971 -- 1972 (2 folders)

Box 132

Iowa State Tax Commission, 1962 -- 1968

Iowa Taxpayers Association, 1964 -- 1970 (2 folders)

Iowa-Yucatan Partners of the Alliance, 1970

Jepsen, Lt. Governor Roger, 1972

Jobs, 1970 -- 1972 (2 folders)

Job Description Committee (Ad Hoc), 1972 -- 1973

Journal Entries, 1972

June Picnic, 1964

Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1958 -- 1961

Junior Achievement, 1961 -- 1969 (4 folders)

Kiser, Representative E. Jean, 1973 -- 1974

Box 133

Labor Relations (COPE), 1964

Lamborn, Senator Clifton, 1973 -- 1974

Legislative Action Bulletins, 1964 -- 1965 (2 folders)

Lone Star, 1967

Lundvall, Gary, 1969 -- 1971

Math, Clarence J., 1964 (Including TLS: F. Schwengel, May 24, 1963)

Membership Breakfast, 1969 -- 1970 (7 folders)

Membership Committee, 1967 -- 1968

Box 134

Membership Committee, 1968 -- 1974 (5 Folders)

Membership Data -- Cancelled or Transferred, 1956 -- 1969

Membership Drive, 1956 -- 1967 (3 Folders)

Box 135

Membership Drive, 1968 -- 1971 (4 folders)

Membership Luncheons, 1962 -- 1964, 1968 -- 1969, 1971, 1973 (5 Folders)

Civic Affairs Committee, 1963, 1966 (2 Folders)

Legislative Committee, 1962 -- 1964 (5 Folders)

Membership Meetings, 1965

Merit System, 1967 (5 Folders)

Box 136

Miller, Senator Jack ,1971 -- 1973 (2 Folders)

Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1972 -- June 1973 (6 Folders)

Box 137

Miscellaneous Correspondence, July 1973 -- Dec. 1974 (6 Folders)

Mississippi River -- 12 Month Channel Proposal, 1964 -- 1966 (Including TLS: J. Miller, April 14, 1966)

Mississippi Valley Fair 1969, 1972 -- 1973 (2 Folders)

Box 138

Name Change, n.d.

National Alliance for Business, 1969

National Association of Direct Selling Companies -- Blue Book, 1962

National Flood Insurance Committee, 1969 (Including TLS: F. Schwengel, September 25, 1969, September 17, 1969, August 14, 1969)

National Institute, 1968 -- 1970, 1973 -- 1974 (2 folders)

National Legislative Committee, 1964 (Including TLS: F. Schwengel, October 13, 1964, January 4, 1964, November 27, 1963, October 27, 1964)

Local Aircade, 1964

Box 139

National Legislative Committee 1964 -- 1966, 1968 -- 1970 (3 folders)

Box 140

National Legislative Committee 1971 --1973 (3 folders) (Including Folder I, 1971 -- 1972: TLS: F. Schwengel, April 10, 1972, March 27, 1972; TL [Xerox]: J. Miller, April 20, 1972, March 17, 1972; F. Schwengel, April 14, 1972. Folder II, 1972 -- 1973: TLS F. Schwengel, January 7, 1972, October 4, 1971, June 21, 1971; J. Miller, July 24, 1971; H. Hughes, July 29, 1971; TL [Xerox]: J. Miller, October 7, 1972, July 29, 1970, June 28, 1972, June 7, 1972; H. Hughes, June 23, 1970, June 12, 1972; F. Schwengel, June 1, 1972, July 23, 1971. Folder III, 1972 -- 1973: TL [Xerox]: H. Hughes, May 24, 1973, March 19, 1973; D. Clark, May 22, 1973)

National Legislative Literature, 1962 -- 1963

Box 141

Natural Resources, 1967

New Teachers Reception, 1971 -- 1973 (3 folders)

Newsletter, 1960 -- 1964

Nicholson, Senator Ed, 1971

Payroll Work Sheets, 1961 -- 1962

Post Office Department 1963 -- 1968, 1971 -- 1972, 1974 (5 folders) (Including Folder I, 1963 -- 1964: TLS: F. Schwengel, June 27, 1963, July 17, 1963, August 13, 1963, August 26, 1963, June 8, 1963; TL [Carbon]: F. Schwengel, July 16, 1963, May 15, 1963; C [Telegram,: F. Schwengel, May 13, 1963, June 17, 1963)

Complaints, 1964 (Including TL [Xerox]: F. Schwengel, Apr. 3, 1963, Mar. 25, 1963)

Newspaper Clippings, 1963 -- 1968

Program of Work Committee, 1970 -- 1971

Promotion and Plan Sub-Committee, 1972 -- 1973

Box 142

Public Relations Committee, 1964 -- 1965

Quad-Cities Sales Executives:

Attendance Committee, 1962

Board of Directors, 1969 -- 1970

Board of Directors Agenda, 1969 -- 1970

Board of Directors Minutes, 1969 -- 1971 (2 folders)

Business Fun Day, 1969

Correspondence, 1970 -- 1971

Financial Reports, 1960 -- 1972 (6 folders)

Work Sheets, 1961 -- 1962

Membership Committee, 1966

Membership Data Sheets, 1953 -- 1966

Membership Data Transfers and Cancellations, 1969 -- 1970

Membership Resignations and Transfers, 1961 -- 1964

Box 143

Quad-Cities Sales Executives

Memo Sheets, 1965

Minishop, 1968

Monthly Meetings, 1964 -- 1971 (7 folders)

New Members Letter, 1957 -- 1965

Nominating Committee, 1957 -- 1968 (2 folders)

Prospective Members, 1965 -- 1968

Box 144

Quad City Builders Association, 1963

Quad City Commerce Quarterly, 1964 -- 1971 (3 folders)

Quad City Council of Chamber Presidents 1962 -- 1963 (Including TLS: J. Miller, Mar. 22, 1962; B. Hickenlooper, Mar. 23, 1962; C [Xerox telegram]: N.Erbe, Mar. 21, 1962)

Dinner, 1962

Dinner, 1963 (See also, Council of Chamber Presidents)

Quad-City Development Group

Books, 1964 -- 1971

Correspondence, 1965 -- 1964 (3 folders)

Quad-City Industrial Employment Barometer ,1960 -- 1970

Quarterly Report, 1962 (2 folders)

Box 145

Quarterly Report, 1963 -- 1965 (7 folders)

Questions Asked Candidates for City Election, 1969

Quint-Cities Heating, Air Conditioning and Sheet Metal Contractor Industry Fund, Inc., 1968

Retail Credit Meeting, 1974

River and Harbor Development Committee, 1958 -- 1959 (Including TLS: T. Martin, March 26, 1959; photographs)

Box 146

Rock Island Arsenal, 1959 -- 1962 (Including C [telegram]: F. Schwengel, August 26, 1959)

Centennial Banquet, 1962

Rock Island Chamber Of Commerce, 1958 -- 1970

Rock Island Railroad Protest, 1963 -- 1964

Savings Bonds, 1967 -- 1970

Schick, Lester R. Testimonial Dinner, 1966 -- 1967, 1971 (2 folders)

Schmidhauser, Congressman John R. 1964 -- 1966 (Photograph in National Legislative Committee, 1964 -- 1966)

School Budget, 1971 -- 1972

School Dropout Committee, 1964

School Publications, 1968 -- 1969

Box 147

Schwengel, Congressman Fred, 1968 -- 1973 (3 folders)

Scott County Community Welfare Council, 1963 -- 1967

Scott County Conservation Board, 1968 -- 1969

Security Seminar, 1967 -- 1968

Service to Existing Industry Sub-Committee, 1972 -- 1973

Shaff, Senator Roger, 1972 -- 1974

Shaw, Representative Elizabeth, 1971 -- 1975 (2 folders)

Slogan for Community Sub-Committee, 1970 -- 1971

Small Business Administration 1963 -- 1970 (2 folders)

Management Conference 1970, 1972 -- 1974 (4 folders)

Box 148

Small Business Administration Security Seminar, 1972

Social Security and Medicare, 1964 -- 1965 (Including: TLS: B. Hickenlooper, May 14, 1965)

Solicitations Control Committee, 1972 -- 1973

State Board of Public Instruction, 1968 -- 1970

State Legislative Committee

Literature, 1967

Pamphlets, 1967 -- 1969

Newspaper Articles, 1967 -- 1969

State Legislative Committee, 1968 -- 1969 (Including TLS: H. Hughes, April 29, 1969; J. Miller, April, 22 1969; E. Shaw, April 2, 1969; TLS initialed]: E. Shaw, April 18, 1969)

Call Sheets and Agendas, 1968 -- 1969

Correspondence, 1968 -- 1969 (Including TLS: E. Nicholson, March 19, 1969, February 7, 1969)

Box 149

State Legislative Committee

Fact Sheets, 1968

Meeting Notices, 1968 -- 1969

Membership Luncheon, 1968

Minutes, 1968 -- 1969

State Legislative Committee, 1969 -- 1970 (Including: TLS: E. Shaw, March 13, 1970; ALS: E. Holden, n.d.).

Call Sheets and Agendas, 1969 -- 1970

Meeting Notices, 1969 -- 1970

State Legislative Committee, 1970 -- 1971 (Including TL [Xerox]: E. Shaw, October 1970)

Box 150

State Legislative Committee

Call Sheets and Agendas, 1970 -- 1971

Correspondence,1970 -- 1971 (Including ALS: E. Holden, March 1971; TLS: E. Shaw, April 16, 1970, E. Nicholson, February 27, 1970, February 19, 1971, January 21, 1971, D. Bray, May 17, 1971, January 21, 1971; H Thordsen, January 21, 1971, E. Holden, January 21, 1971)

Meeting Notices, 1970 -- 1971

Membership Luncheon, 1970 (Including TLS: R. Jepsen, November 18, 1970)

Minutes, 1970 -- 1971

State Legislative Committee, 1971 -- 1972 (2 folders) (Including folder 1, 1971 -- 1972: TLS: E. Holden, December 25, 1971)

Agendas and Minutes, 1971 -- 1972

Membership Luncheon, 1971 (Including TLS: R. Jepsen, November 19, 1971)

Box 151

State Legislative Committee, 1972 -- 1973 (2 folders) (Including folder I, 1972 --1973: TLS: E. Holden, February 14, 1973; TL[Xerox]: J. Kiser, February 12, 1973; E. Holden, January 29, 1973; TMs: R. Ray, January 25, 1973 -- Budget Message)

Minutes, 1972 -- 1973

State of Scott, 1947-- 1948

State Tax Commission, 1963 -- 1965

Statement of Receipts and Disbursements, 1957 -- 1958

Box 152

Streets Committee, 1962 -- 1965, 1967 -- 1971, 1973 -- 1974 (5 folders) (Including folder IV, 1970 --1971: ALS: E. Holden, November 1970)

Box 153

Stokesbury, John D., 1964

Summer Employment for Youth, 1970

Sunderbruch, Dr. J. H. 1966 -- 1967

Survey -- Industrial, 1971

Tabor, David K., 1961 -- 1964(Including TLS: F. Schwengel, July 20, 1964, September 6,1961; photograph)

Tax Forms Filed, 1962 -- 1963 (2 folders)

Tax Study, 1959 -- 1961

Taxes -- City, 1963 -- 1965

Thordsen, Senator Harold, 1971

Transportation -- Great River Road By-Pass, 1970 -- 1971

United Community Services, 1969 -- 1970

United Fund, 1969

Box 154

United States Chamber of Commerce

Annual Meeting, 1962

Correspondence, 1972 -- 1973

United States Navy Band, 1970

Urban Action Forum (Des Moines, Iowa), 1969

Urban Redevelopment Committee, 1968 -- 1971

Box 155

Vocational Education Sub-Committee, 1969 -- 1970

Wage and Price Control, 1971 -- 1972

Water Pollution Committee, 1965

Waterman, Robert V. P., 1967 -- 1968

Whalen, Daniel A., 1962 -- 1963

World. Affairs Council, 1968 -- 1970

Iowa Annie Wittenmyer Property Option, 1955 (Including maps and photographs. See also Annie Wittenmyer Farm)

 

 

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