Anita McCormick Blaine Correspondence and Papers, 1828-1958

Container Title
Subseries: I
Box   317
Iannelli, Alfonso, 1948
Note

Location: Park Ridge, Illinois.

Request for an appointment by sculptor who wants to have his auction in one of Mrs. Blaine's homes.

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Ibbetson, Edward D., 1917-1922
Note

Location: Utica, New York.

Request that Mrs. C. McCormick's summer home in Richfield Springs, New York, be made into a home for poor children.

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Ibenfeldt, V. Reginald, 1924-1946
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request that Mrs. Blaine serve as patroness for concert.

Congratulations to Mrs. Blaine on her 80th birthday.

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Iceland, 1947
Note: See also:
  • Thorlaksson, S.O. Vice Council (San Francisco)
  • Helgason, Arni (Chicago, 1947)
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Ickes, Gordon Caldwell, 1948
Note

Location: Urbana, Illinois.

Request for a loan to finish his college education and pay his debts. Biographical material included in letter.

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Ickes, Harold L., 1916-1950
Note

Location: Washington, D.C.; Chicago, Illinois.

Letter of 1924 shows he is against the League of Nations.

“An Oil Policy for the United States”: stenographic report of an address by Ickes given before the Chicago Council on Foreign Relations on December 8, 1944.

Thank you note for $25,000 contribution to Roosevelt College.

See also:

  • Progressive Conference, 1931 March 11-12
  • Morris, George W., 1943 February 12
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Ickes (Harold) for Mayor Committee, 1939
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request that Mrs. Blaine serve on temporary committee.

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Ickes, Harold L., Mrs. (Anna Wilmarth), 1927
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letter of introduction for George R. Arthur.

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Ickes, Harold L., Mrs. (Jane D.), 1949
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Holiday greeting.

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Iddings, John W., Jr., 1945
Note

Location: Lake Forest, Illinois.

Request and thank you for use of Blaine summer cottage.

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Iglehart, Francis Nash, 1906-1941
Note

Location: Baltimore, Maryland; Stevenson, Maryland.

Thank you note for hospitality.

Invitation to attend wedding reception of their daughter, Elizabeth, and Mr. Edward McCormick Blair.

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Ikeler, Stuart R., 1937-1938
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letter in which his teaching qualifications are described and references indicated.

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Ikell, Fannette Blair, 1899
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Interested in disposing of some historical materials of the Blairs.

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Ile de France, 1938
Note

Location: Ile de France.

Receipt for payment for series of photographs of the ship.

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Iles, George, 1911
Note

Location: New York, New York.

Request for the best photograph of Cyrus McCormick and for any suggestions for his forthcoming book on Leading American Inventors.

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Ilg Electric Ventilating Company, 1909
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Attempts to interest Mrs. Blaine in kitchen ventilating system.

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Ilkka, Amanda, 1921-1931
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Thank you note for Christmas gifts.

Request for financial assistance to near blind ex-employee.

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Illingworth, D.H., 1915
Note

Location: London, England.

Request for financial information on Mrs. Minna Rider.

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Illingworth, Nelson, 1924
Note

Location: New York, New York.

Proposal to finance his production of Lincoln's life in order to spread ideas of “unity” throughout the world. Biographical material included.

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Illingworth, Paulina, Mrs., 1934
Note

Location: Logansport, Indiana.

Letter praising James G. Blaine.

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Illinois Anti-Saloon League, 1901-1912
Note

Location: Springfield, Illinois.

Request for interview with the end of gaining Mrs. Blaine's influence and cooperation. Pamphlet explaining the work of the organization in 1901 and 1902.

Request for money.

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Illinois Anti-Vivisection Society, 1936
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for financial assistance. Questions most people ask in connection with the organization answered in pamphlet.

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Illinois Art League, undated
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

See also:

  • Rosenthal, E.P.
  • Triggs, Oscar Lovell
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Illinois Association for Conservation of Vision and Prevention of Blindness, 1913
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for payment of dues. List of officers and general information included in pamphlet. Program of the first meeting of the organization.

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Illinois Association of County Officials, 1943-1947
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letters notifying that Mrs. Blaine's $100 check will be returned as they do not need it.

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Illinois Association for Labor Legislation, 1912
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Notification of meeting time.

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Illinois Audubon Society, 1904-1939
Note

Location: Wheaton, Illinois; Chicago, Illinois.

Invitations to become member.

Thank you note for check and membership certificate.

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Illinois Bell Telephone Company, 1921-1952
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests for payment of bills.

Notification of rising rates or special services.

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Illinois Birth Control League, undated
Note

Location: No address.

See also:

  • Carpenter, Helen G. (Mrs. Benjamin)
  • Gregory, Mrs. Robert B.
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Illinois Blind Products, 1933
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Notification that order will be delivered.

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Illinois Central Railway, 1913
Note

Location: Kankakee, Illinois.

Reservation confirmed.

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Illinois Child Labor Committee, 1926-1945
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Invitation to become a member.

Stenographic report of a meeting of the Illinois Child Labor Committee held at Chicago Woman's Club on October 15, 1926.

Thank you note for contribution.

Request for financial assistance.

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Illinois Children's Home and Aid Society, 1898-1951
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests for financial assistance.

Thank you notes for financial assistance.

Pamphlets describe work of the organization, particularly during the first ten years.

From time to time budget and annual reports included.

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Illinois Club, 1927-1929
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request to contribute to benefits.

Ask consent of adjoining property owner to use their property as rental parking area.

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Illinois College, 1926-1937
Note

Location: Jacksonville, Illinois.

Note expressing gratitude that Mrs. Blaine will attend commencement.

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Illinois Colony Club, 1911-1912
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Dinner and breakfast invitations.

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Illinois Commission Half Century Anniversary of Negro Freedom, 1913-1914
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Invitation to become member of the Advisory Council. Request for donation.

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Illinois Committee on Social Legislation, 1912-1921
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

List of cooperating organizations, statement of objects, and comments from the public, 1912.

Request for contribution.

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Illinois Conference on Federal World Government, 1947
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Application for attendance at conference.

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Illinois Congress of Mothers, 1912-1917
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Biennial Hand-Book 1912-1914 of Illinois Congress of Mothers and Parent-Teachers Associations.

Invitation to become a member.

Request for donation.

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Illinois District Telegraph Company, undated
Note

Location: No address.

See also: American District Telegraph Company.

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Illinois Epilepsy League, 1948
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Invitation to attend dinner.

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Illinois Equal Suffrage Association, 1901-1915
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests and thank you notes for contributions.

Requests for support of equal suffrage law in Illinois.

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Illinois Exposition Association, 1910
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for donation.

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Illinois Fair Employment Practice Committee, 1949-1951
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

An “Analysis of Proposed Illinois Fair Employment Practice Bill,” 1949.

Thank you note for contribution.

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Illinois Farmers' Hall of Fame, 1909-1912
Note

Location: Urbana, Illinois.

Invitation to attend ceremony installing Cyrus McCormick in the Hall of Fame at the University of Illinois.

Program of ceremony.

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Illinois Federation of Women's Clubs, 1902-1920
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for contribution to facilitate the presentation of a bill to the legislature on Children's working conditions.

Thank you note for contribution.

Request that Mrs. Blaine speak at meeting of Clubs.

Request for contribution to fund for establishment of home for working girls.

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Illinois General Hospital, 1921
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for financial assistance.

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Illinois Hoover Campaign Committee, 1920
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Notification of meeting for those who have indicated interest.

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Illinois Humane Society, 1895-1931
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Tables giving idea of the work the society did in the last ten years, 1895 and 1898.

Notification of meetings.

Requests for and acknowledgement of dues payments.

See also: Strobel, Jean M., 1915 June 14, State Humane Society.

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Illinois Industrial School for Girls, 1903-1911
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois; Evanston, Illinois.

Requests for and acknowledgement of dues payment and donations.

Pamphlet describing school, 1911.

Black and white painting of the school.

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Illinois Institute of Technology, 1948-1949
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for donation.

Pamphlet on the Ada S. McKinley Community House.

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Illinois Joint Committee for Voting Machines, 1937
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Pamphlet explaining the bill.

Request for contribution.

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Illinois Joint Committee for the Women's Eight Hour Bill, 1919
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Copy of the bill.

Request for contribution.

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Illinois Law and Order League, 1937
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for contribution.

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Illinois Life Insurance Company, 1912-1922
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Attempt to get Mrs. Blaine interested in insuring her stock in the Harvester Company.

Invitation to attend laying of corner stone of new office.

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Illinois Manual Training School Farm, 1900-1911
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois (office); Glenwood, Illinois.

Requests and acknowledgements for contributions. Pamphlet describes school, 1910.

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Illinois Masonic Homes, 1916
Note

Location: La Grange, Illinois.

Request that Mrs. Blaine establish a home for both adults and children.

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Illinois Masonic Hospital Association, 1935-1948
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request that Mrs. Blaine buy tickets for benefit. Request for donation.

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Illinois Merchants Trust Company, 1923-1929
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Notification of credit on hand.

Notification of receipt of securities.

See also: Continental Illinois Bank and Trust Company (Continental and Commercial Trust and Savings Bank and Illinois Merchants Trust Company merged 1929 March 18).

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Illinois Montessori Association, 1916
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Pamphlet describes a new Montessori school to be opened at Hull House.

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Illinois Motor Safety Association, 1936
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for donation to fund for the conduction of a safety campaign.

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Illinois National Guard, 1904-1941
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for donations for new band uniforms, for new armory, for salaries, for support of newspaper and for the purchase of tickets to military shows and benefits.

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Illinois National Republican, 1948-1952
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for financial assistance for newspaper.

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Illinois Opera Guild, 1940
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Invitation to opera.

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Illinois Police Association, 1938-1942
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for contribution.

Short history and statement of activities included in letters.

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Illinois Progressive Voters Council, 1944-1946
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Membership list of 1944.

List of members of the Council, 1944.

Minutes of the first meeting of the Council, 1944 September 13.

Minutes of meetings of the Executive Committee, 1944 October.

List of contributions at various dates in 1944.

Report of round table discussion of the Council over radio station WGN on 1944 October 21.

Thank you note for contribution.

Brief summary of the activities of the Council, 1944 November 22.

Report of the Secretary on the work of the organization, 1944 December 8.

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Illinois Refrigerator Company, 1905-1906
Note

Location: Morrison, Illinois.

Bill and receipt for refrigerator.

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Illinois Republican, 1943-1946
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for subscription to newspaper.

Request that Mrs. Blaine write Christmas greeting to service men for 125th anniversary of state edition.

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Illinois Rubber Company, 1894
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Bill and receipt for rubber clothing.

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Illinois Safety Association, 1948-1952
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests for membership.

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Illinois St. Andrew Society, 1927
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request that Mrs. Blaine purchase box seats for concert to benefit the aged.

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Illinois Social Hygiene League, 1923-1947
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for contributions.

Reprint of article: “Why Don't We Stamp Out Syphilis?” / by Thomas Parran from Reader's Digest, 1936 July.

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Illinois Society of the Colonial Dames of America, 1925-1945
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests to attend historical lectures and ceremonies.

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Illinois Society for Mental Hygiene, 1912-1937
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests for financial support.

Annual report for 1912, 1914, 1915, 1916.

Plan for reorganization, 1918 September.

Report of meeting of the Illinois Society in Chicago, 1929 March 4.

Pamphlets and information on the years 1912-1916.

See also: Monroe, Anna (Mrs. William S.).

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Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness, 1916-1942
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Copy of by-laws, 1916 April 27.

First Annual Report (1916).

Request that Mrs. Blaine become a member of the advisory council.

Minutes of the First Monthly Conference of the Executive Committee and Advisory Council (November 1917).

Requests for donations.

Annual report for 1932, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, and 1938.

Several pamphlets which appeal for funds for blind.

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Illinois Standard, 1948
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for an appointment.

Illinois, State of
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Board of Administration, 1913
Note

Location: Kankakee, Illinois.

Report from Kankakee State Hospital on the mental condition of Mary Malloy.

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Board of Agriculture, 1889
Note

Location: No address.

Request for information concerning entries in the American Fat Stock and Live Stock Show.

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Board of State Commissioners of Public Charities, 1907
Note

Location: Springfield, Illinois.

Letter in which sources are cited for Mrs. Blaine so that she may study the system of public charities in Illinois.

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Circuit Court, 1919-1922
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Court summons for the City of Chicago vs. George B. Carpenter, et al. and Charles L. Tucker vs. Unknown heirs et al.

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Council of Defense, 1917-1918
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request that Mrs. Blaine acknowledge her nomination as a member of the General Committee of The State Council of Defense, Neighborhood Committee.

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Department of Factory Inspection, 1912
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Invitation to reception.

Notification that law prohibiting children from appearing on the theatrical stage will be tested.

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Department of Insurance, 1943
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Report of Examination of Public Pension Funds.

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Department of Labor, 1932-1958
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests for and bills for unemployment compensation.

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Department of Public Welfare, 1919-1936
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Program for meeting of The State Conference of Charities and Corrections to be held in Decatur, 1919 October 24-26. Request for reference for Mrs. Krueger.

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Department of Public Works and Buildings, 1937-1949
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Notification that Mrs. Blaine must deposit security to satisfy any damages resulting from an automobile accident which she was involved in.

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Entomologist, 1917
Note

Location: Urbana, Illinois.

Request to be notified if a shipment of trees contained any white pine for it was possible they may be infected.

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Executive Department, 1907
Note

Location: Springfield, Illinois.

Document commissioning Mrs. Blaine delegate to the National Conference of Charities and Correction for 1907.

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Illinois, State of - General Assembly, 1942
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Expresses gratitude in willingness of Mrs. Blaine to aid Robert Woodward in re-election to General Assembly.

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Illinois, State of - Historical Library, 1903-1931
Note

Location: Springfield, Illinois.

Invitation for membership.

Request that Mrs. Blaine prepare a paper on some phase of western Illinois history to present.

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Illinois, State of - Inheritance Tax Department, 1919-1942
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Statement of amount due in Emmons Blaine Jr. estate.

Statement of amount due in Nettie Fowler McCormick estate.

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Illinois, State of - Planning Commission, 1937
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Invitation to attend conference.

Program of 1937 Statewide Annual Planning Conference.

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Illinois, State of - Secretary of State, 1910-1948
Note

Location: Springfield, Illinois.

Receipts for payment of automobile licenses.

Copy of formal complaint against the formation of the Progressive Party in Illinois. Included in the complaint are the list of nominations of the Party for the year 1948.

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Illinois, State of - Senate, 1940-1952
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Thank you note for contribution to George F. Barrett's campaign fund, 1940.

Request for donation to campaign fund of Edward P. Saltiel.

Pamphlet advertising Saltiel included.

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Illinois, State of - State Food Commission, 1914
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for donation to fund for the purchase of medals to be given as prizes for winning essays on Pure Food Law.

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Illinois State Humane Association, 1922
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for contribution.

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Illinois State Kindergarten-Primary Association, undated
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for donation.

Some information on the organization.

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Illinois State Medical Society, 1904
Note

Location: Ottawa, Illinois.

Invitation to attend conference which will discuss the best means of fighting tuberculosis.

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Illinois State Teachers Association, 1911-1915
Note

Location: Oak Park, Illinois.

Standing Committee on Simplified Spelling attempts to interest Mrs. Blaine in the movement. Several pamphlets included describe the nature of the reform.

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Illinois Steel Company, 1907
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Notification that Mr. Robinson is out of town.

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Illinois Symphony Orchestra, 1936-1937
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for renewal of subscription for concerts.

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Illinois Technical School for Colored Girls, 1913
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests for donations.

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Illinois Theatre, 1912
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Bills and receipt for rental of theatre.

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Illinois Tract Society, 1916
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request to pitch evangelistic meeting tent on lot on Lincoln Blvd.

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Illinois Training School for Nurses, 1900
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for support of bill to secure by act of Congress the employment of graduate women nurses in the hospital service of the United States army.

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Illinois Trust and Savings Bank, 1909-1923
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Credit and interest statements.

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Illinois Tunnel Company, 1912
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Inquiry as to whether or not Mrs. Blaine wished to have automatic telephones installed in the house.

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Illinois Vigilance Association, 1908-1937
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests for and acknowledgements of financial assistance. Pamphlets and letters describe the work of the organization in preventing and controlling vice.

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Illinois Volunteer Infantry, 1898
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request to give money to be used for the purpose of aiding and preventing spread of fever among troops in Cuba.

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Illinois Woman's Christian Temperance Union, 1924
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for contribution.

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Illinois Woman's College, 1927
Note

Location: Jacksonville, Illinois.

Request for donation.

Pamphlet describing the school included.

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Illinois Woman's Press Association, 1909-1931
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests for donations.

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Illinois Women's Athletic Club, 1920-1931
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests for Mrs. Blaine to become a life member.

Literature on club for early years.

Requests that Mrs. Blaine pay off bonds pledged.

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Illinois Women's Joint Legislative Committee, 1925
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Invitation to attend luncheon for the purpose of rallying support behind the Women's Eight Hour Bill. Information on the Committee and Bill included.

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Illinois Women's Soldiers' Home Association, 1901
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for donation.

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Illova, Milena, 1924
Note

Location: No location.

Address on “Internationalism and the New Czecho-Slovakia.”

See also: Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, 1924 May 19-31.

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Ilma, Viole, 1933
Note

Location: No address.

See also: National Council of Women, 1933 July 19-20. International Congress of Women.

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Imbrie, Andrew C., 1928
Note

Location: Santa Barbara, California.

Request to Harold McCormick to help raise money for fund to increase salaries for teachers at Princeton. Thank you note for contribution.

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Imbrie, Dorothy Welsh, 1930
Note

Location: Princeton, New Jersey.

Thank you note for flowers.

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Imbrie, William Morris, and Company, 1915-1916
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letters calling attention to investments.

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Imitation Type-Writing and Addressing Company, 1912-1917
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Bills and receipts for services rendered.

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Imlay, Anna, Mrs., 1943
Note

Location: Detroit, Michigan.

Asks for information about Addieline or Daughty McCormick.

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Immanuel Woman's Home, 1910-1916
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for donation.

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Immer, Bernhard, 1900-1903
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Bills and receipts for moving piano.

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Immigrants Legal Aid Society, 1930-1939
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for donation.

Letters and pamphlet give some information on Society.

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Immigrants Protective League, 1911-1947
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests and acknowledgements for donations.

Pamphlets dated 1911, 1916, 1917, 1938, 1941 on the work and nature of the organization.

See also:

  • Abbott, Grace L., 16 January 1937
  • Gigliotti, Cairoli
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Immigration Restriction League, 1903-1935
Note

Location: Boston, Massachusetts.

Life membership certificate.

Immigration figures for 1904.

Request for support of the Burnett Immigration Bill, 1916.

Requests and acknowledgements of contributions.

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Imperial Order Daughters of the Empire and Children of the Empire, 1917
Note

Location: Toronto, Canada.

Thank you note for donation from M. V. McCormick estate.

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Improved Housing Association of New Haven, 1918
Note

Location: New Haven, Connecticut.

Report to stockholders on the operations of the Association in 1917.

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Inaugural Committee, 1940-1941
Note

Location: Washington, D.C.

Invitation to purchase tickets in the line of the parade as reward for support of F.D. Roosevelt.

Invitation to attend and participate in the inauguration.

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Independent Committee for Emily Taft Douglas, 1944-1946
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests for and thank you notes for donations to campaign fund.

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Independent Society of Artists, 1916
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Invitation to attend exhibition.

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Independent, The, 1911-1914
Note

Location: New York, New York.

Acknowledgement of subscription.

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Independent Voters of Illinois Inc., 1942-1953
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests for and acknowledgements of contributions.

Notifications of meetings.

From time to time reports on progress of the society given.

Constitution, by-laws, and aims stated.

Pamphlets describe the program of the organization, outline the issues, and give information on candidates they support.

See also:

  • Kaindl, Edward J.
  • Scott, Willis H.
  • Barbaer, Courtenay, Jr.
  • Lerner, Leo
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Independents, 1947
Note

Location: No address.

See also: Conference on Prohibitionists, 1917 October 3-4.

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Indestructo Luggage Shop, 1914
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Bills.

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Index Visible Inc., 1918
Note

Location: New Haven, Connecticut.

Notification of catalogue being sent.

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India, 1942
Note: See also: Bajpai, Girja, Sir (Agent General for India - 1942).
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India Rubber Tire Company, 1910
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Bills end, receipts for tire repairs.

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Indian Head Groves, 1932-1933
Note

Location: Cocoa, Florida.

Bills and receipts for citrus fruits.

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Indian Industries League, 1907
Note

Location: Crystal, New Mexico.

Request Indian articles be purchased from Navajo to keep him from starving.

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Indian Rights Association, 1930
Note

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Request for contribution. Pamphlets included.

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Indiana University, 1950
Note

Location: Bloomington, Indiana.

Presents the advantages of Indiana University for permanent home of McCormick Historical Collection.

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Industrial Area Foundation, 1949
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Notification that he will be unable to attend meeting.

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Industrial Art League, 1900-1903
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Constitution of the League.

See also:

  • Rosenthal, E.P.
  • Triggs, Oscar Lovell
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Industrial Engineering College, 1949
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for an interview.

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Industrial Evangelistic Foundation, 1913-1914
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests for financial assistance.

Pamphlets included.

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Industro-Educational Association, The, 1902
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Attempt to interest Mrs. Blaine in the “Carman Opaque Projector.”

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Infant Welfare Society of Chicago, 1911-1937
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests for and acknowledgements of donations. Annual Report for 1911 and other pamphlets from the teens.

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Infantile Paralysis Fighters, 1939
Note

Location: New York, New York.

Thank you note for subscription of one thousand “Infantile Paralysis Fight” books.

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Infants Home and Infirmary (Toronto), 1919
Note

Location: Toronto, Canada.

Thank you note to Trustees of M.V. McCormick estate for gift.

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Ingalls-Davies, 1930
Note

Location: New York, New York.

Notification that the services of Paul Draper, musician, would not be available to Mrs. Blaine as soon as promised.

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Ingalls Garage Company, 190?
Note

Location: Newburyport, Massachusetts.

Bill and receipt.

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Ingerman, Frances, 1948
Note

Location: No address.

Inquiry to see if there was anything wrong with the bill.

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Inglis, Lois, 1917
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Interview for purposes of job.

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Inglis, Margaret, undated
Note

Location: Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

Thank you note for Christmas gift.

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Inglis, W.D., 1913
Note

Location: Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

Bill and receipt for services of doctor.

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Ingraham, Mrs. Earle N. (Eunice Wilson), 1943
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for an interview.

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Ingstrup, Walter, Company, 1946
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Bid for repairs needed for Lake Forest cottage.

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Inguls, E. Fletcher, 1910
Note

Location: No address.

Thank you note for booklet on “Harvard Medical School in China.”

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Inland-South America Missionary Union, 1915-1916
Note

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Request for financial support.

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Inman, Frank M., Mrs. (Louise Reese), 1929-1930
Note

Location: Atlanta, Georgia.

Request for donation to fund to construct the first building to be dedicated to American Mothers in the U.S.

Box   321
Inmin, Bertha, 1907
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Bill and receipt for cleaning of house.

Box   321
Innerslun, Arne, 1915
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Application for chauffeur job.

Box   321
Innovation Ingenuities Inc., 1909-1917
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Bills and receipts for coat hangers.

Box   321
Innovation Trunk Company, 1904-1905
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Bills and receipts for trunk, hangers.

Box   321
Inquiry, The, 1925-1929
Note

Location: New York, New York.

First issue of the paper - March 1925.

Request for subscription.

Box   321
Inside Page One, 1951
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

1950 issue of the magazine for newspaper writers.

Request for financial donation for advertising.

Box   321
Inskeep, Lee H., 1903-1910
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Audited bank statements for 1903 through 1907.

Box   321
Institute of American Genealogy, 1929
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Invitation to become a member.

Complete list of founding members.

Box   321
Institute of American Meat Packers, 1926
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Stenographic report of the Third Public Conference on Education and Industry, under the auspices of the University of Chicago and the Institute of American Meat Packers, held at Mandel Hall, October 27, 1926.

Box   321
Institute of Design, 1945-1948
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request to give $500 scholarship to the Institute.

Box   321
Institute of International Education, 1919-1931
Note

Location: New York, New York.

Pamphlet on Institute, 1919 April.

Request to place Mrs. Blaine's name on the Advisory Council. Invitation to buy lecture tickets.

Box   321
Institute of International Information, 1922
Note

Location: New York, New York.

Certificate of membership.

Box   321
Institute for Juvenile Research, 1925-1926
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Stenographic report of addresses on “Scientific Study of Human Behavior” at a luncheon given to the friends of the Institute on January 23, 1926.

Financial statement for the year 1926. Names of donors listed. Newspaper clippings on the work of the Institute.

Box   321
Institute of Medicine of Chicago, 1937-1942
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Subtle request for donation.

Pamphlet on the Institute.

See also: Coleman, George H.

Box   322
Institute of Oriental Students for the Study of Human Relations, 1933
Note: Request for an interview.
Box   322
Institute of Pacific Relations, 1925-1945
Note

Location: New York, New York.

Pamphlet describing the June 30-July 15, 1925 meeting in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Minutes of the Annual Meeting of the Institute held in San Francisco on December 17, 1937.

Copy of P.E. Corbett's Post-War World, 1940.

Letter from Wm. W. Lockwood to Dr. Ray Lyman Wilbur in which the program of the Institute is drawn with reference to the war situation, 1942 February 12.

Kurt Bloch, “Far Eastern Post-War Problems,” 1942 May.

Robert W. Barnett, “Report on China,” 1942 July 20.

See also:

  • Carter, Edward C., 1930s-1943
  • Embree, E.R., 1943 September 28
  • Field, Frederick V., 1935-1938
Box   322
Institute of Politics, 1925
Note

Location: Williamstown, Massachusetts.

Letter notifying Mrs. Blaine that lectures delivered at the 1925 session will be published.

Box   322
Institute of Practical Arts, 1926
Note

Location: Old Concord, Pennsylvania.

Request for donation.

Box   322
Institute for Psychoanalysis, 1932-1950
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Pamphlet on Institute, 1932 October.

Invitation to become a member.

Requests for financial assistance.

Thank you note for use of one of her buildings.

Box   322
Institute of Social Economics, 1901
Note

Location: New York, New York.

Notification that their annual Prospectus will be sent.

Box   322
Institute of World Affairs, 1932
Note

Location: Pasadena, California.

Stenographic report of meeting of the Institute which includes addresses by Dr. Ralph Haswell Lutz on “The European War Debts,” Dr. Alexander Goetz on “An Interpretation of the German Elections by a Citizen of Germany,” and Dr. Chester Rowell on “Interpretation of American Elections and Foreign Loan Policy,” 1932 November 28.

Box   322
Institute on World Organization, 1941-1942
Note

Location: Washington, D.C.

Statement of nature and purposes of the proposed organization and a request that Mrs. Blaine become one of its sponsors. Thank you note for becoming sponsor.

Pamphlets which include list of officers and committees.

Box   322
Institution for the Chinese Blind, 1939-1941
Note

Location: Shanghai, China.

Requests for donations. Pamphlets included.

Box   322
Institutional Church and Social Settlement, 1903-1917
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests for financial assistance.

Box   322
Insull, Samuel, 1917-1928
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests to be guarantor and to pay guarantee.

Box   322
Insurance, 1951-1952
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Summary of insurance in force for 1951 and 1952.

Companies:

  • City of New York Insurance Company
  • Commercial Union Assurance
  • Continental Insurance Company
  • Franklin Fire Insurance Company of Philadelphia
  • Hartford Fire Insurance Company
  • Hartford Accident and Indemnity Company
  • Home Insurance Company
  • Massachusetts Fire and Marine Insurance Company
  • Mercantile Insurance Company of America
  • Milwaukee Mechanics' Insurance Company
  • Pearl Assurance Company
  • Reliance Insurance Company
  • Royal Exchange Assurance Company
  • St. Paul Insurance Company
  • Springfield Fire and Marine Insurance Company

See also: Moore, Case, Lyman and Hubbard.

Box   322
Insurance Company of North America, 1932
Note

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Fine arts policy.

Box   322
Inter-American, The, 1943
Note

Location: Washington, D.C.

Invitation to become subscriber to the magazine.

Box   322
Interchurch World Movement, 1920
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Requests for donation.

Box   322
Intercollegiate Prohibition Association, 1914-1924
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

“The I.P.A. in Action,” 1914.

Outline of services abroad, 1920.

Requests for contributions.

Box   322
Interior, The, 1903-1910
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Notification of meetings of stockholders.

Discussion of the possibility of merging The Interior with The Observer.

Box   322
Interlaken School, 1907-1915
Note

Location: La Porte, Indiana.

Pamphlet describing teaching program, 1908.

Request that Mrs. Blaine buy stock in the school.

Box   322
International Air Show Headquarters, 1949
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request that Mrs. Blaine buy tickets to the show, which she did.

Box   322
International Association of Daily Vacation Bible Schools, 1923
Note

Location: New York, New York.

Request for money to send children to the school. Pamphlet.

Box   322
International Association of Policewomen, 1927
Note

Location: Washington, D.C.

Request that Mrs. Blaine become a sponsor.

Box   322
International Athletic Championships Association, 1913
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request and thank you for subscription.

Box   322
International Audit Company, 1911
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Trustees, Mrs. Anita McCormick Blaine, audit report for year ending on January 31, 1911.

Box   322
International Aviation Meet Association, 1911-1912
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Thank you note for being a subscriber to the Guarantee Fund of the Meet.

Financial statement on the Meet and request for payment of guarantee.

Box   322
International Bar Association, 1948
Note

Location: The Hague.

Copy of speech given by Judge Florence Ellinwood Allen entitled “Peace Through Justice” delivered on August 16, 1948. Allen Judge of U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.

Box   322
International Brotherhood Welfare Association, 1913
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for donation.

Box   322
International Bureau of the American Republics, 1910
Note

Location: Washington, D.C.

Invitations to attend dedication of new building and reception for Mrs. and Mr. Andrew Carnegie.

Box   322
International Clearing House, 1921
Note

Location: Copenhagen, Denmark.

Statement of facts concerning the resumption of trade with Russia.

Box   322
International College, 1947-1948
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for financial assistance to open college. Information of origin of the idea and of preliminary arrangements given in letter and telephone conversations.

Box   322
International Committee for Human Rights, 1947
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Invitation to serve on the Board of Directors or on the International Advisory Board.

Civil Liberties News, 1947 July 11.

Box   323
International Committee on Marriage and Divorce, 1913
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for interview, membership. Pamphlets.

Box   323
International Confederation of Students, undated
Note: See also: Macadam, Ivison S.
Box   323
International Congress of Arts and Science, 1904-1911
Note

Location: New York, New York.

Program and list of speakers for 1904 Universal Exposition, St. Louis.

Invitation to become a member.

Box   323
International Congress on Hygiene and Demography, 1912
Note

Location: Washington, D.C.

Request for donation.

Box   323
International Congress for Public Relief and Private Charity in Copenhagen, 1910
Language:
Pamphlets in Danish and French.
Note

Location: Copenhagen, Denmark.

Invitation to attend the Conference.

Copy of proposed program.

Pamphlets.

Box   323
International Council of Religious Education, 1931
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for donation. Reprint of talk by Governor Stassen on the work of the organization.

Box   323
International Council of Women, 1911-1924
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request for contribution.

Outlines program in 1911, which includes two anti-Mormon planks out of three.

Box   323
International Creditors Association, 1933
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Final demand for payment of debt.

Box   323
International Federation of League of Nations Societies, 1938
Note

Location: Copenhagen, Denmark.

Resolution adopted at meeting of the Societies sets up special committee to study certain ideas that have been put forward with regard to reform of the Covenant, and to this end questionnaire sent out. Questionnaire included.

Box   323
International Forwarding Company, 1937-1940
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Bills and receipts from custom house brokers.

Box   323
International Grenfell Association Inc., 1918
Note

Location: St. Anthony, Newfoundland.

Letter from Wilfred Grenfell to Mrs. McCormick telling of the condition of the school and new building projects. Thanks her for her generosity in procuring teachers for the school.

Box   323
International Harvester Choral Society, 1911-1931
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Programs of spring concerts, 1929, 1931.

Thank you notes for donations.

Box   323
International Harvester Company, 1897-1901
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

President's annual report to the stockholders 1899, 1900.

Materials relating to the formation and operation of the International Harvester Company (formed in 1902).

International Harvester Company
Note: Location: Chicago, Illinois.
Box   323
, 1902-1906
Physical Description: 7 folders 
Note: Folders contain wealth of information on almost all aspects of foundation and trying early years of I.H. Company. Letters, legal memoranda, minutes of important meetings on 1902 organization of I. H. Company and McCormick family role in this event. Such business leaders as the Rockefellers, George Perkins, Judge E. H. Gary, William Nelson Cromwell, and Cyrus H. McCormick Jr. figure prominently. Letters and memos bearing on McCormick works employee stock distribution plan, financial reports (balance sheets, etc.); minutes of negotiations during 1906 when Deering interests threatened dissolution of I. H. Company; references to farmer and public reactions and “trust question” scattered throughout.
Box   323-324
, 1907-1921
Physical Description: 4 folders 
Note: These years contain less material than 1902-1906 era. Included are financial reports, incorporation certificate for New Jersey division, organizational charts, and similar materials; legal memoranda, including copy of federal district court case decision against I. H. Company in August 1914, and bound copy of oral arguments offered in Supreme Court case of same year; a few letters and memos relative to various I. H. Company - McCormick family welfare activities (works and agricultural education, “Americanization,” and company hospital).
Box   324
, 1922-1942
Physical Description: 6 folders 
Note

Financial and stockholders' reports, various memos and letters dealing with company organization and procedures; 1942 folder contains I. H. Company “Prospectus” and Securities Exchange Commission registration statement - both give very comprehensive information on company position at this time; considerable material - letters, memos, motion-picture script, photographs, posters - bearing on 1931 reaper centennial celebration. A letter on 1924 Floyd Collins incident; a copy of labor contract between I. H. Company Tractor Works and Local #101 VFEW-CIO; scattered business and personal notes.

See also:

  • Mansberg, F., 1935 March 20
  • Myers, Lewis E., 1938 November
Box   325
, 1943-1951
Physical Description: 5 folders 
Note: Letters, memos, illustrated pamphlets, etc. relative to I. H. Company financial and organizational matters (including proxy statements, letters to stockholders, and a World War II veterans' re-employment plan); letters dealing with 100th anniversary of Chicago Harvester business; single folder of photographs of 1931 Centennial celebrations; single folder of I. H. Company press clippings (including newspaper accounts of 1914-1919 anti-trust litigation and 1936 “company union” decision); single folder containing invitation from International Harvester Womens' Club.
Box   325
International House, 1943 June
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letter invitation to meeting.

Box   325
International Institute, 1948 May
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Prospectus and organizational data of foreign affair's group.

Box   325
International Institute for Girls in Spain, 1912 June
Note

Location: Boston, Massachusetts.

Letter of introduction; pamphlets on girls school in Madrid.

Box   325
International Institute Teachers College, 1925 June
Note

Location: New York City, New York.

Letter recommends Institute's “Education Yearbook.”

Box   325
International Journal of Ethics, 1901-1918
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Publication notes and appeal for assistance.

Box   325
International Juridical Association, 1938 April
Note

Location: New York City, New York.

Letter requesting subscription; small folder outlining purposes.

Box   325
International Kindergarten Union, 1901 March
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Request financial assistance.

Box   325
International Library Company, 1902 April
Note

Location: New York City, New York.

Letter Advertising Company's “geographical library.”

Box   325
International Longfellow Society, 1914 January-February
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Memo and letters. This organization wanted to secure Mrs. Blaine's support for saving Longfellow's birthplace.

Box   325
International Marine Radio Company Ltd., 1938
Note

Location: London, England.

Bills.

Box   325
International Migration Service, 1924 October-1929 April
Note

Location: New York City, New York.

Letters memos, and illustrated pamphlets concerning agency's many activities to relieve world immigration problems, amid rising nationalism and immigration restriction. Mrs. Blaine made annual donations of $1,000 for at least three years.

Box   325
International Missionary Council, 1930 October
Note

Location: New York City, New York.

Letter acknowledges forwarding of books by organization's chairman.

Box   325
International Neighbors Festival, 1924 October
Note

Location: Elizabeth, New Jersey.

Letter requesting Mrs. Blaine's patronage of Festival's “Oriental Dramas.”

Box   325
International News Service, 1948 March-1950 October
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Telephone memos covering I.N.S. inquiry as to Mrs. Blaine's views on Henry Wallace and her illness.

Box   325
International Order of Good Templars, 1922 June
Note

Location: Washington, D.C.

Letter requests financial contribution to help pay legal expenses of Charles E. Hughes for defense of prohibition amendment in courts.

Box   325
International Peace Campaign, 1939 March
Note

Location: Paris - London - New York.

Memo and telegram - copies revealing efforts of peace groups under Sir Robert Cecil, Clark Eichelberger, and Louis Dolivet to rally opinion against Nazi dismemberment of Czechoslovakia.

Box   325
International Peace Forum, 1915 July-October
Note

Location: Cleveland, Ohio.

Letters and pamphlet urging Mrs. Blaine to co-operate in work of Women's Department of Forum.

Box   325
International People's College (Elsinore, Denmark), 1922 June
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letter and pamphlet; request contribution.

Box   325
International Press, 1893-1911
Note

Location: Jersey City, New Jersey; New York City, New York.

Bills from newspaper clipping service; later request for financial support for new operation.

Box   325
International Prison Commission, 1910 November
Note

Location: New York City, New York.

Letters announcing conventions and requesting financial support.

Box   325
International Reform Bureau, 1919 November
Note

Location: Washington, D.C.

Letter urges Mrs. Blaine to support inter-denominational social reform; Bureau pamphlets enclosed relating to prohibition, “loyalty,” and labor questions.

Box   325
International Reform Federation, 1926 April-1931 June
Note

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Washington, D.C.

Letters and memos relative to Gifford Pinchot's 1926 Pennsylvania Senate Campaign on prohibition - World Court platform with request for Mrs. Blaine's financial support; letters and copy of student magazine urging suppression of world opium trade; letters, memos, telegrams bearing on bringing Mahatma Gandhi to America.

Box   325
International Relations Center, 1942-1946
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Notes announcing organization's meetings, bills for fire guard service; a printed copy of UN charter.

See also: Cassels, Edwin H.

Box   325
International Relations Speakers Bureau, 1940-1945
Physical Description: 2 folders 
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Mimeographed quarterly reports and letters dealing with many aspects of this Midwestern foreign affairs educational organization. Mrs. Blaine on executive committee and a very heavy financial contributor. Reports deal with programing, attendance at sponsored events, data on speeches, cooperation with other foreign affairs groups, view of American public opinion on international questions, etc.

See also: Cassels, Edwin H.

Box   325-326
International Rescue Committee, 1941-1950
Physical Description: 3 folders 
Note

Location: New York City, New York.

Letters, telegrams, memos, illustrated pamphlets, and other materials bearing on rescue and relief activities among refugees from both Nazi and Iron Curtain countries. Mrs. Blaine served on executive committee and made many financial contributions. Organization originally called Emergency Rescue Committee. Most material deals with dramatic rescue of anti-Fascist intellectuals, including famous artists, scholars, and scientists.

Box   326
International Servian Educational Committee, 1923 June
Note

Location: New York City, New York.

Letter and pamphlet relates to Rosalie Slaughter Morton.

Box   326
International Student Organization, 1926 February
Note

Location: New York City, New York.

Copy of proceedings at dinner meeting.

Box   326
International Student Service, 1937 March-1942 December
Note

Location: New York City, New York.

Memos, letters, and illustrated pamphlet material. ISS wanted financial support for youth program.

Box   326
International Studio, 1908 December
Note

Location: New York City, New York.

Letter and illustrated folder requesting subscription.

Box   326
International Welfare Journal, 1933 February
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois?

Telephone memo.

Box   326
Inter Ocean, The, 1904-1942
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letters, bills, and biographical memo on Cyrus H. McCormick from Chicago publishing firm.

Box   326
International Interpreter Company, 1922 September
Note

Location: New York City, New York.

Business letter and folder relating to world events weekly, The International Interpreter.

Box   326
Interscience Foundation of New York, 1949 May
Note

Location: New York City, New York.

Letter and memo soliciting aid for private low-income housing development organization.

Box   326
Interstate Casualty Company, 1914 November
Note

Location: Birmingham, Alabama.

Business form requests character reference.

Box   326
Interstate Commerce Commission, 1912 March
Note

Location: Washington, D.C.

Letter of reply to Mrs. Blaine's request for railway accident data.

Box   326
Interstate Narcotic Association, 1940 May-1948 January
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letters and illustrated folders dealing with evil effects of narcotics, alcohol, and tobacco; request financial support.

Box   326
Interstate Securities Company, 1913 August
Note

Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Letter, memo, and folder from firm interested in re-selling farm mortgages to Mrs. Blaine. Included are descriptions of property covered by farm loans.

Box   326
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship, 1943 November-1949 March
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letters and pamphlets soliciting assistance for organization interested in evangelical religion on college campuses.

Box   326
Intrusion - Prepakt, 1949 February
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Memo from engineering firm on repair work.

Box   326
Investment Banking Company, 1902 June
Note

Location: Columbus, Ohio.

Letter solicits investment in mining company.

Box   326
Iondola, Eleanor, 1939 December
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Interview memo; seeks sale of etchings.

Box   326
Iredell, N., 1931 June
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Interview memo; portrait painter wants to interest Mrs. Blaine in his work.

Box   326
Ireland
Note: See also: Sons and Daughters of Ireland.
Box   326
Ireland, Louis E., 1899 November-1902 May
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letters from a man who claimed to be a follower of James G. Blaine and enrolled his son at the Parker School.

Box   326
Ireland, W.R., 1941 March
Note

Location: Hyde Park, Illinois.

Memo records request of information on small democracies conference in Chicago.

Box   326
Irish Day Committee Inc., 1938 June-July
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letter and memos from group interested in sponsoring “Irish Day” for Chicago children's charity.

Box   326
Irish Diplomatic Mission, 1921?
Note

Location: Washington, D.C.

Printed bulletin entitled “Peace Negotiations” covering events in Irish independence movement, 1916-1921.

Box   326
Irish Fellowship Club, 1909 February
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Invitation to St. Patrick's Day Dinner.

Box   326
Irish Hand-Woven Linen Damask Company, 1908 October
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Receipted bill.

Box   326
Irish Industries Association, 1894-1895
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Accepted bill and note from linen dealer.

Box   326
Irish Relief Fund Committee, 1916 November
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letter seeks support for relief fund.

Box   326
Iron Fireman Manufacturing Company, 1948 September
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Memo concerns installation of heating equipment.

Box   326
Irons, Edwin Newton, 1950 October-1951 July
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letter and receipted medical bills for Mathilda Johnson of Batavia, Illinois.

Box   326
Iron, Edwin Newton, Mrs. (Mary Elizabeth), 1949 February
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letters and memo seeking Mrs. Blaine's financial support for YWCA.

Box   326
Irons, Ernest E., 1928-1953
Physical Description: 2 folders 
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Medical bills, memos and letters from physician who apparently aided persons referred to him by Mrs. Blaine.

Box   326
Irons, Ernest E., Mrs. (Gertrude B.), 1935-1947
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Greeting cards and thank you notes.

Box   326
Iroquois Memorial Association, 1905 December
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letter inviting Mrs. Blaine to attend memorial meeting of Iroquois Theatre fire of 1903.

Box   326
Irvin, Arba J., Mr.
Note: See also: Parker School - Parents' Association, 1927 November 14.
Box   326
Irvin, J.M., 1901 July
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letter concerns enrolling of child at Parker School.

Box   326
Irvine, Charles J., Mrs. (Nellie Davis), 1949 June
Note

Location: Marshall, Missouri.

Letter of praise from admirer; press clipping describing Mrs. Blaine's activities enclosed.

Box   326
Irvine, Earl T., 1915
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Collection of typewritten reports from Burns Agency, detective apparently hired by Mrs. Blaine to determine the whereabouts of a Mr. John Scott of Huntsville, Alabama.

Box   326-327
Irving and Casson - A.H. Davenport Company, 1907-1948
Physical Description: 5 folders 
Note

Location: Boston, Massachusetts.

Bills, announcements, blueprints, etc. from interior decorating and furniture firm.

Box   327
Irving, Lawrence, 1900 March
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Personal note.

Box   327
Irving, Marie Louise, 1899 September
Note

Location: Lake Mohawk, New York?

Acknowledges wedding announcement of Anita McCormick.

Box   327
Irvin's Confectionery, 1890
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Unreceipted bills.

Box   327
Irwin, B.J.D., 1902
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Wedding invitation.

Box   327
Irwin, C.W., 1906 October
Note

Location: Toronto, Canada.

Letter concerning a refund from custom duties.

Box   327
Irwin, David B., 1937-1939
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois?

Acknowledgements of dinner invitations.

Box   327
Irwin, David, Mrs., 1939-1940
Note

Location: Winnetka, Illinois.

Acknowledgement of dinner invitations.

Box   327
Irwin, Fenimore, 1945 January
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Mimeograph copy of speech by British officer before Chicago Council on Foreign Relations dealing with Burma campaign.

Box   327
Irwin, Helen May, 1949 December
Note

Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Letter congratulating Mrs. Blaine on supporting a new paper, The Compass, from former newspaperman.

Box   327
Irwin, Joan, 1926 June
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Thank you note for flowers.

Box   327
Irwin, Minnie I., 1900-1930
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois; Earlimart, California.

Letters from schoolteacher appealing for financial assistance for various purposes, including support of Methodist pastor and 1930 farm debts.

Box   327
Irwin, Nettie S., 1907 May
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Personal note.

Box   327
Irwin, Sophia Arabella, 1924-1926
Note

Location: Tokyo, Japan.

Letters and illustrated pamphlets concern Miss Irwin's kindergarten and kindergarten training schools in Japan; Mrs. Blaine pledged $4,000.

Box   327
Isaacson, Abe, 1931 August
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Thank you note.

Box   327
Isaacson, R., 1946 February
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letter requesting aid in helping relatives start trucking business.

Box   327
Isabell, Lewis, 1901 January
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Letter and photograph; request for aid from state's oldest resident.

Box   327
Isely, Philip, 1948 April-1954 February
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois; Yellow Springs, Ohio.

Letters, memos, and newsletters relating primarily to movement for world government. Author was chairman of Mandate Committee for Peoples World Constituent Assembly. Enclosed is statement of its purposes and relation to Wallace campaign, material on purposes, organization, and finances of similar organization in post-Korea period. Memo on Chicago area low-cost housing project sponsored by Mr. Isely.

Box   327
Isham, A.E., 1896-1900
Note

Location: Washington, D.C.?

Dinner invitations.

Box   327
Isham, Edward Swift, 1900-1925
Note

Location: Washington, D.C.?

Dinner and wedding invitations.

Box   327
Isham, Edward S., Jr., 1900
Note

Location: New York City, New York.

Personal note.

Box   327
Isham, George Snow, 1892-1922
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Dinner invitations and short personal notes; one program for 1915 reception of a Mme. De Page, wife of Belgian Surgeon-General.

Box   327
Isham, George Snow, Mrs. (Katherine Porter), 1897-1917
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Personal cards and notes, briefly mentioning Parents' League of Chicago; a memoriam prepared by Chicago Friday Club.

Box   327
Isham, Henry P., Jr., 1938-1940
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Acknowledgements of dinner invitations.

Box   327
Isham, Pierrepont, Mrs. (Lois Kellogg), 1892 June
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois?

Personal note.

Box   327
Isham, Ralph N., 1900-1902
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Personal notes and newspaper clipping dealing with Mrs. Blaine's eight-hour day for domestic servants; letter and proxy from Chicago Transfer and Clearing Company.

Box   327
Isham, Ralph N., Mrs. (Katherine E. Snow), 1890-1905
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Personal notes.

Box   327
Ispahani, M.A.H., 1950 April
Note

Location: Washington, D.C.

Note announcing visit by Pakistani prime minister.

Box   327
Isserman, Ferdinand, 1936 May
Note

Location: St. Louis, Missouri.

Thank you note for copy of Cyrus' biography.

See also: Emergency Peace Campaign. Report of meeting, 1936 May 5.

Box   327
Italian Center of American Studies, 1936 July
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Appeal for support from Mussolini-sponsored institute in Rome designed to encourage study of American civilization.

Box   327
Italian Club “Lovers of Italy,” 1908 May
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Invitation to reception for Italian diplomats.

Box   327
Italian Consulate, 1935 July-1947 June
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Phone memos, one dealing with appearance of Dr. Cuneo.

See also: Cuneo, Comm. Dott. G.R.

Box   327
Italy American Society, 1948?
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Invitation to luncheon for Italian ambassador.

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Iver, Helga, Mr., 1918-1921
Note

Location: Chicago, Illinois.

Bells and notes from orthopedic - masseuse practitioner.

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Iverson, Howard, 1927 February
Note

Location: Two Harbors, Minnesota.

Letter requesting loan to start men's furnishings business.

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Ives, Charles A., 1901 February
Note

Location: New York City, New York.

Letter soliciting support for the winter's design of “self-protection fire escape.”

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Ives and Warren Company, 1946 March-1947 August
Note

Location: Pasadena, California.

Funeral bills.

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Ivory, G.T., 1928 March
Note

Location: Oak Park, Illinois.

Letter requesting secretarial work.

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Ivy, Mary, 1938 December
Note

Location: Los Angeles, California.

Thank you note.

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Ivy, Thomas P., 1920 October
Note: An interesting letter supports Mrs. Blaine's backing of the League of Nations. Mr. Ivy was a friend of Emmons Blaine Sr.