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Papers, 1901-1959

The majority of the collection is business records from his rubber companies but also includes papers from his other involvements. Letters to wife while in Europe and Africa on safari in 1929. Correspondence with Alfred Lief re: his biography of H.S. Firestone. Correspondence with Harry Kuhn and other members of the Armed Forces Chemical Association. Correspondence re: Eastman House and copies of dedication speech by Merrill C. Meigs and dedication speech for the Dryden Theatre by Thomas J. Hargrave. Letters re: nursing scholarships and his resignation from the board of Evanston Hospital and their resolution regarding his importance to that institution. Copy of "A Historical Survey of the Rubber Industry in Chicago" by H.A. Winkleman
Archival Material, English, 1901