Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box B415.01.0001: Series B415.01 [Barcode: U186023258332]
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
File — Box B088.01.0002: Series B088.01 [Barcode: U186020737601]
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.
File — Box B415.01.0002: Series B415.01 [Barcode: U186023258258]
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
File — Box B088.01.0004: Series B088.01 [Barcode: U186020737627]
File — Box B088.01.0005: Series B088.01 [Barcode: U186020737635]
File — Box B088.01.0006: Series B088.01 [Barcode: U186020737643]
File — Box B088.01.0007: Series B088.01 [Barcode: U186020737651]
File — Box B088.01.0008: Series B088.01 [Barcode: U186020737669]
File — Box B088.01.0009: Series B088.01 [Barcode: U186020737677]
File — Box B088.01.0010: Series B088.01 [Barcode: U186020737685]