McCormick Estates Records, 1841-1969

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Subseries: Loose manuscripts and records
Accounting Departments
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Assets and liabilities, 1880-1884
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Remittances from agents, 1898-1899
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Summary for McCormick Harvesting Machine Co., 1899; and comparison of McCormick Harvesting Machine Co. with Deering, , 1901
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Trial balances for the Company, 1854-1860, 1882
Accounts receivable
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, 1902-1903
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McCormick notes collected by the IHC accounting department and sent to McCormick Harvesting Machine Co., Dec. 1903-May 1904; Sept.-Dec. 1904
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McCormick notes collected by the IHC accounting department and sent to McCormick Harvesting Machine Co., Jan.-Aug. 1905; Sept. 1905; Sept. 1905-Mar. 1906
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Agreements, 1879 (forming the McCormick Harvesting Machine Co.), , 1903, 1905, 1907-1912, 1914
Board of Directors meetings' minutes
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, 1882
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, 1883-1884
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, 1885
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, 1879-1881
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, 1886
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, 1887
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, 1888-1889
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, 1890-1891
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1882-1893, 1899, 1900
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1902, 1907, 1909, 1912, 1918 (random minutes)
Business records
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Collections (miscellaneous), 1904-1906
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Summaries, 1880-1888; miscellaneous receipts, , 1883-1885, 1895, 1897
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Conference re liquidation claims in International Harvester stock and capital stock of the McCormick Harvesting Machine Co., Mar.31, 1910
Correspondence
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, 1875-1892; 1895-1896 (random years)
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, 1897-1898
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, Jan.-Mar. 1889
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, Apr.-June 1889
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, July-Sept. 1899
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, Oct.-Dec. 1899
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, 1899
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, Jan.-Feb. 1900
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, Mar. 1900
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, Apr. 1900
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, May 1900
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, June-July 1900
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, Aug. 1900
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, Sept. 1900
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, Oct. 1900
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, Nov. 1900
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, Dec. 1900
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, 1901-1904
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, 1905
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, 1906
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, Jan.-Mar. 1907
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, Apr.-June 1907
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, July-Dec. 1907
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, Jan.-June 1908
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, July-Dec. 1908
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, Jan.-July 1909
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, Aug.-Dec. 1909
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, Jan-June 1910
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, July-Dec. 1910
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, 1911
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, Jan.-July 1912
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, Aug.-Dec. 1912
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, 1913
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, 1914
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, 1915
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, 1916
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, 1917
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1918-1920, 1928, 1934
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Documents, contracts and assignments, 1879-1900, 1911
Employees
Employment and earnings applicable for stock distribution and pensions
Correspondence and records
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, 1902-1913
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, 1904
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, 1905-1907
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, 1908
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, 1909
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Purchases, 1909; correspondence and reports, , 1910-1911
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Lists of Company personnel, 1900
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Receipts for cash and McCormick certificates for International Harvester stock, 1903-1904
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Stock distributions - studies and plans, 1903
Financial
Assets and liabilities
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Financial reports, 1897-1904
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Financial reports, 1905-1913
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Working papers for reports, circa 1902-1906
Cash statements
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, 1905-1906
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, 1907
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, 1908-1909
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, 1910-1918
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Cash statements and trial balances, 1912-1922; January 10, 1923
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Estimates of receipts and disbursements, 1902-1914
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Estimates of receipts and disbursements, working papers, 1905-1915
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Liquidations of 1902 and prior receivables, Sept. 30, 1906-Dec. 31, 1906; and summary for the year, , 1906
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Liquidation, King-Ranney Report, 1905
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Liquidation of C. H. McCormick & Bro. and C. H. and L. J. McCormick, 1909-1919
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Liquidation of “W. C. Lane Vendor” accounts
Scope and Content Note: Preliminary report, June 30, 1904; report March 31, 1905.
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Syndicate gift and pension fund, 1910-1913
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Trial balances, 1902-1905; 1908-1909
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Trial balances, #8220;Special Account”, Dec. 19, 1935
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International Harvester Company; collection costs on McCormick Harvesting Machine Co.; accounts receivable
Scope and Content Note: Including the “Steele Plan”, Dec. 1903-1904.
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Legal matters - briefs, 1882, 1900
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McCormick, Leander J. and Hall; dispute of 1880; securities , 1889
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McCormick, Leander J.; legal opinion of 1928 re purchase of Leander's shares in the Company in , 1889
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McCormick family Certificates of Interest in the International Harvester Company trust agreement, Sept. 1, 1903
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Memoranda of drafts and money orders sent to the Company by agents, 1905-1906
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Miscellaneous
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New York loan; correspondence, 1908; financial data, , 1908
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Organizational chart, 1900; departments, , 1900
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Payroll; payments from the McCormick Harvesting Machine Co. to the McCormick Estates office staff, 1905-1910, for Company work done by the Estates staff
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Pensions; organization of the Company with aggregate pensions in each department; wages, Sept. 16, 1903; pension information, , 1904-1911
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President's report to stockholders
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Production by kinds of machines and quantity, 1841-1886; 1880-1902
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Production and sales, 1880-1902
Real estate and properties of the Company
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Tax receipts, 1891-1897
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Tax receipts, 1898-1901
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North Dakota land, 1905; Hawkins Mine, , 1906; miscellaneous deeds, , 1902, 1904
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Reaper Works - alterations, 1880
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Reaper Works - reports from Supt. H. B. Utley, 1899-1900
Stockholders
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Agreements, Nov. 1, 1911
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Lists and amounts of holdings, 1899, 1900, 1902
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McCormick Harvesting Machine Co. holdings of International Harvester stock, 1902-1912, undated
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McCormick Harvesting Machine Co. holdings of International Harvester stock - correspondence with John D. Rockefeller (Sr.?) re loan, 1902-1912
Meetings and minutes
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, 1879-1889; 1900
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Nov. 18, 1902; Apr. 15, 1903; and May 10, 1910
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, May and Nov. 1918-Jan. 1919
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Stock distribution for random years, 1884-1918
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Transfers of certificates as of 1897
Scope and Content Note: Recapitulation, 1902, 1904, and 1905.
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Stockholders in the McCormick Harvesting Machine Co. as it existed after consolidation
Scope and Content Note: Tables showing owners, amounts, distribution, 1904-1911.
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Taxes of the Company, 1909-1911; 1913-1918