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Construction industry

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Box 1, circa 1950

 File — Box B415.01.0001: Series B415.01 [Barcode: U186023258332]
Identifier: B415.01.0001
Abstract Contains check protector (check writing machine) which was created in 1917 by the Checkometer Sales Company owned by Theodore Hirschberg in Chicago, Illinois. It was developed in Chicago because check fraud was rampent there in the early 1900s. The machine was designed to punch, print, and watermark paychecks that forgers could not duplicate. It became the paymaster machine in the 1950s. The paymaster machines are still currently sold. On the cover of the machine: "F and E Check Protector." The...
Dates: circa 1950

Box 2, 1949-1979

 File — Box B088.01.0002: Series B088.01 [Barcode: U186020737601]
Identifier: B088.01.0002
Abstract (19) file folders #30-48 and (1) binder of job/financial information. File folders include: correspondence, job files, clippings, photos, ephemera. (10) of the files are on Tau Epsilon Phi Fraternity, include: Meeting minutes, correspondence, administrative.
Dates: 1949-1979

Box 2, circa 1950

 File — Box B415.01.0002: Series B415.01 [Barcode: U186023258258]
Identifier: B415.01.0002
Abstract Box contains two hats used by Sam Stoole in his construction company. One is a tin construction hat with "Sam Stoole" in black letters. Inside the hat is a leather band and with plastic frame. The other hat is a pith helmet with air holes and made of felt. Brown leather band inside which can be sized with a ribbon.
Dates: circa 1950

Box 4, 1957-1967

 File — Box B088.01.0004: Series B088.01 [Barcode: U186020737627]
Identifier: B088.01.0004
Abstract (23) File folders #76-99: all job files.
Dates: 1957-1967

Box 5, 1949-1961

 File — Box B088.01.0005: Series B088.01 [Barcode: U186020737635]
Identifier: B088.01.0005
Abstract (23) File folders # 100-123 include: Job files, labor contracts, financial, correspondence.
Dates: 1949-1961

Box 6, 1950-1969

 File — Box B088.01.0006: Series B088.01 [Barcode: U186020737643]
Identifier: B088.01.0006
Abstract (18) File folders #124-142 include: correspondence regarding advertising, job files, correspondence and financial.
Dates: 1950-1969

Box 7, 1936-1972

 File — Box B088.01.0007: Series B088.01 [Barcode: U186020737651]
Identifier: B088.01.0007
Abstract (23) File folders #143-166 include: job files and correspondence.
Dates: 1936-1972

Box 8, 1971-1974

 File — Box B088.01.0008: Series B088.01 [Barcode: U186020737669]
Identifier: B088.01.0008
Abstract (13) File folders #167-180 include: job files and correspondence.
Dates: 1971-1974

Box 9, 1971-1976

 File — Box B088.01.0009: Series B088.01 [Barcode: U186020737677]
Identifier: B088.01.0009
Abstract (17) File folders #181-198 include: job files, correspondence, and (1) legal & financial regarding profitsharing plan.
Dates: 1971-1976

Box 10, 1972-1979

 File — Box B088.01.0010: Series B088.01 [Barcode: U186020737685]
Identifier: B088.01.0010
Abstract (19) File folders #199-218 include: correspondence, job files, legal regarding Judd vs. Evans joint venture.
Dates: 1972-1979