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Kaiser/Willys-Overland Scrapbook

 Item — Box Box 1: [Barcode: 32887922509973]
Identifier: MSS-156
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a scrapbook of newspaper clippings documenting the merger Kaiser-Frazer and Willys-Overland in 1953. This was the largest corporate merger to date at the time it was completed. The scrapbook was owned by Ward M. Canaday, president of Willys-Overland at the time of the merger.

Dates: 1953

Kenneth Colthorpe Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-299
Scope and Contents The Kenneth Colthorpe Papers consist primarily of documents and artifacts from Colthorpe’s personal and professional life. Materials are arranged by series and further into subseries. Within boxes, materials are arranged alphabetically by folder where applicable. Series 1: Correspondence, is divided into both general and World War II correspondence and contains both incoming and outgoing letters between Colthorpe and his family, including his wife, Corinne. Series 2: Champion...
Dates: 1915-2014

Lion Dry Goods Company Financial Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-056
Scope and Contents Although this collection lacks material such as catalogs and advertising circulars which might shed light on the development of merchandise and services offered by the Lion Store, it does contain a substantial amount of financial records.These records include daily sales summaries from 1897 to 1905 and from 1913 to 1943; a journal, 1898-1912; and appraisals and related materials from the late 1930s and 1940s. What exists, then, does offer the researcher sources sufficient to provide a...
Dates: 1898-1966

Lisle Fellowship, Inc. Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-138
Scope and Contents The Lisle Fellowship, Inc. Records are divided into twenty different series, as follows:Series 1: Administrative Files, contains financial materials, by-laws, minutes, reports, and other administrative information on the Fellowship. Series 2: Adult Education, contains information about the adult education program. Series 3: Alumni, contains alumni directories from 1936-2002. This series also contains information about reunions and alumni newsletters. Series 4: Artifacts,...
Dates: 1928 - 2014

Maher Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-005
Scope and Contents The Maher Family Collection is divided into four separate series: S1. Correspondence, S2. Autographs, S3. Photographs and Drawings, and S4. Miscellaneous. Because of the fragility and value of many of the items, the Correspondence and Autograph series are followed by an alphabetical listing of the materials that are stored in the locked cabinets in the vault. Therefore, the researcher should also consult this part of the finding aid when searching for a particular item. Also, three of...
Dates: 1757-1938

Maude Shapiro City Council Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS-258
Scope and Contents

The Maude Shapiro Papers consist of correspondence regarding various departments of the City of Toledo, including the Health, Law, Safety, and Service Departments. Other materials in the collection pertain to community development, housing, revenue sharing, urban renewal projects, and daily reading files as well as event invitations received by Shapiro.

Dates: 1969-1973

Russell Wozniak City Council Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-239
Scope and Contents

The Russell Wozniak City Council Papers consist of correspondence, financial records, studies, reports, printed material, and media documenting issues in Toledo during the late 1980s and early 1990s. Subjects commonly discussed include downtown and neighborhood development projects and the debate over health care reform, but other subjects, such as law; police and fire; and utilities can also be found in this collection.

Dates: 1984-1992

Small Manuscripts Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 001s-245s
Dates: 1400-2012; Majority of material found in 1810-2000

Steve Gordon Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS-123
Scope and Contents The Steve Gordon Papers, 1971-1982, are comprised primarily of typescripts for various films, plays, and television series written by Mr. Gordon. Also included is a deposition, taken in a lawsuit against Mr. Gordon, a collection of newspaper clippings related to “Arthur,” a 1981 New York Magazine, as well as several promotional materials. The collection is divided into three primary series. Series 1 is arranged alphabetically, while series 2 is arranged both alphabetically and...
Dates: 1971-1982

Sukie Nopper Local History Collection

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32887922565165]
Identifier: MSS-324
Scope and Contents The Sukie Nopper Local Collection contains a total of four folders. In the folders there are artifacts from 1878 to the 1960s consisting of local business in the Toledo area, such as the Buckeye Furniture Co., The Lion Store, and the Freeborn Furniture Co. There are also other artifacts such as the B.F. Keith’s Theatre pamphlet, the “You Will Do Better in Toledo” pamphlet, department store fabric patches and State of Ohio and City of Toledo ribbons. The last two folders are department store...
Dates: 1878-1962

Toledo Area Gay and Lesbian Affiliation (TAGALA) Newsletters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-288
Scope and Contents

The TAGALA collection consists of paper newsletters dating from October 2014 to December 2018. In addition, high resolution PDF copies of issues from 1983 to 2014 are stored on 3 CD-R discs.

Dates: 1983-2019

Toledo Botanical Garden Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-327
Scope and Contents The Toledo Botanical Garden Records collection consists of six series.Series 1: Administrative Files consists primarily of board minutes from the mid-to-late 2000s and includes minutes, treasurer’s reports, and balance sheets, among information. The series also contains annual reports covering the 1970s-1990s, though not all years in these decades are included. This series also includes miscellaneous board information and some financial information; more of the latter can be...
Dates: 1956-2016

Toledo Press Club Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-315
Scope and Contents The Toledo Press Club collection is divided into three series: Artifacts, Photographic Materials, and Print Materials. Included in Artifacts are plaques commemorating area sponsors of the Toledo Press Club as well as past leaders of the organization, a wooden Toledo Press Club sign, a trophy for the Press Club Riverfront Regatta from 1976 to 1990, and a glass mug with the Toledo Press Club logo printed on it. Photographic Materials are comprised of headshot photos of...
Dates: 1973-1992

Toledo Scale Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-153
Scope and Contents The Toledo Scale Collection is made up of approximately sixty-three linear feet that were broken down into three major categories: History, photographs, and administrative files. Within each of the major categories, nineteen subcategories were formed. A more in-depth explanation of the subcategories can be found in the series list portion of the finding aid. This collection was organized with anticipation that the Lucas County/Maumee valley Historical Society would continue to...
Dates: 1900 - 1980

University of Toledo Artifacts Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ARF 1-296
Scope and Contents

The University of Toledo Artifacts collection contains three-dimensional objects relating to the history of the University of Toledo. They have been received from multiple sources, including University of Toledo offices as well as alumni and the general public. Examples of artifacts include pins, sweaters, flags, event tickets, and uniforms.

Dates: 1875-2016

William G. Borden Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-271
Scope and Contents The William G. Borden Papers are divided into five series: Personal, United Automobile Workers Materials, Memorabilia, Publications, and Newspaper Clippings. The personal portion of the collection contains some Diocese of Toledo yearbooks, ephemera from the inauguration of President Jimmy Carter, and several interviews with William Borden conducted by his son Timothy Borden. The majority of the collection details Borden’s involvement with the U.A.W. Local 12. This includes the charter...
Dates: 1946-2007

Toledo Angola and Western Railway Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-102
Abstract

An extensive collection containing stock certificates, railroad publications and parts catalogs, correspondence, financial documents and ledgers, reports, manuals and textbooks, freight claims and other administrative documents, and artifacts.

Dates: 1898-1986

Toledo-Lucas County Civil Defense Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-342
Scope and Contents The administration of the program was divided, initially, into four “special staff” groups: Communication, Transportation, Evacuation, and Mutual Aid and Mobile Assistance. The Advisory Council governed the program and was made-up of fifteen to twenty members including the City Manager and chaired by the Mayor. In December 1955, after much pressure and internal conflict, the city civil defense organization was merged with the Lucas County civil defense program under the auspice of James W....
Dates: 1950-1953

Toledo Poets Center - Administrative Files

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UR 143A
Scope and Contents The administrative files of the Toledo Poets Center (TPC) consist of the grant paperwork that funded the Center’s activities; posters and flyers, as well as press and news clippings, of the events sponsored or co-sponsored by the TPC; correspondence concerning invitations to read, requests for copies of the broadside produced by the TPC Press, 11x30, and program operations; and information on several of the poets who visited Toledo. The collection is arranged alphabetically by...
Dates: 1976-2014

Toledo Police Department Arrest Blotters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-350
Scope and Contents The collection is divided into two record types: indexes, which list the names of those arrested and their arrest numbers, and blotters, the daily arrest record. It is arranged chronologically, first based on male prisoners and then based on female prisoners, as there were separate jails for each. Exceptions to the chronological arrangment include boxes that contain multiple indexes according to size. Similarly, arrest blotters that required special care due to their poor condition may not...
Dates: April 1872-December 15, 1971

Toledo Woman's Suffrage Association

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32887922471208]
Identifier: MSS-091
Abstract

The collection consists of minutes, 1909-1915; by-laws; speech notes; newspaper clippings; correspondence; pamphlets; and fliers pertaining to the suffrage movement and its activities.

Dates: 1903-1927

United Spanish War Veterans Egbert Camp No. 10 (Toledo, Ohio) Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-028
Abstract The records of Egbert Camp No. 10, United Spanish War Veterans, document the activities of a Spanish-American War veterans organization from its inception to its demise. Included are minutes, membership lists, correspondence, and memorabilia of Egbert Camp No. 10, and communications from the state and national organizations. The minute book of an East Toledo lodge, General Bates Camp No. 64, is also included. These materials form a good source for veterans' activities in Toledo, especially...
Dates: 1901-1972

United Way of Greater Toledo Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-064
Scope and Contents

The scrapbook collection’s clippings include updates of fund drives, explanations of the work of the United Way and its agencies, profiles of individuals benefiting from the agencies that receive funding, as well as changes in names and buildings throughout the years 1941 to 1983. There is also miscellaneous material including fund drive literature and publicity, which was not included in a scrapbook.

Dates: 1941-1983

University College - Continuing Education and Workforce Development Program Files

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UR 149D
Scope and Contents The collection consists of grant reports, budgets, correspondences, miscellaneous documents, and files about leadership development. Training, grants, and incentives for Owens Corning is heavily documented; other topics included workforce development, the Latino Alliance and continuing education. Files are ordered alphabetically by folder title. If files share the same title, they are ordered by date/year. Most files are in paper format; however, there is one CD within the collection that...
Dates: 1991-2018

University Libraries - War Information Center Pamphlets

 Collection
Identifier: UR 007DD-UR 87/68
Scope and Contents The Pamphlets include information on all aspects of the war and post-war efforts, and cover the United States and many other countries. The collection has been arranged alphabetically by country. In addition, the collection has been broken into general subject areas with each country. Major subjects include Economies, Military, Political, and Social. Addition divisions divide the material between pre-war, wartime, and post-war materials. The bulk of the material concerns the United States,...
Dates: 1940-1946

Willys-Overland Motors, Inc.- Miscellaneous records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-274
Scope and Contents In this collection, there are budget and finance papers, company letters, deeds of sales, legal papers, meeting minutes, property deeds and titles, stock certificates, documents form corporations and companies, and tax receipts from Willys-Overland Inc. The budget and finance papers include balance sheets, claims deposited with creditors, and real estate assets. Letters include those to the president of the Willys administration. Most of the documents from corporations and companies are of...
Dates: 1920 - 1940