R. Hunter Morey Papers, 1962-1967

Container Title
M2011-060
Part 8 (M2011-060): Additions, 1880-1944
Physical Description: 0.7 cubic feet (2 archives boxes and 1 oversize folder), 338 photographs, and 65 negatives in 1 archives box and 2 negative boxes 
Scope and Content Note: Additions, 1880-1944, consisting of business and personal correspondence, notably with Gene McDonald of the Zenith Radio Corporation, poet Lárus Sigurjónsson, and Chicago Mayor William “Big Bill” Thompson. Also included are miscellaneous financial papers, Thordarson Electric Manufacturing Company product booklets, and Thordarson's personal daybooks, and exposition programs. Photographs relate primarily to the construction of buildings on Rock Island, and glass plate negatives depict Thordarson Electric Manufacturing Company products and some portraits.
Box   1
Folder   1
Correspondence with Booksellers, 1905 October-1944 October
Thordarson Electric Manufacturing Company
Box   1
Folder   2
Correspondence, 1914-1921
Box   1
Folder   3
Products, 1916-1917
Box   1
Folder   4
Correspondence with War Production Board, 1915-1944
Box   1
Folder   5
Expositions, 1904-1933
Box   1
Folder   6
Financial Papers, 1898-1944
Correspondence
Box   1
Folder   7
Family, 1901-1943
Language:
English
Box   2
Folder   1
Family, 1880-1944
Language:
Icelandic
Box   1
Folder   8
First School Teacher (Mrs. Marston), 1918-1922
Box   1
Folder   9
Friends, 1886-1943
Box   1
Folder   10
Gene McDonald, 1923-1947
Box   1
Folder   11
U.J. “Sport” Herrman, 1929-1939
Box   1
Folder   12
Mayor William Thompson, 1929-1938
Box   1
Folder   13
Travel Passports and Daybooks, 1911 August-1929 June
Box   2
Folder   2
Order of the Falcon, 1917-1941
Box   2
Folder   3
Poetry (Lárus Sigurjónsson and others), 1932-1941
Oversize Folder  
Blueprints
Photographs
Box   3
Folder   1
Rock Island
Box   3
Folder   2
Boats
Box   3
Folder   3
Boathouse
Box   3
Folder   4
Dewey's House
Box   3
Folder   5
Friends and Guests
Box   3
Folder   6
Greenhouse
Box   3
Folder   7
Log Cabin Lodge
Box   3
Folder   8
Mayor Thompson's Cabin
Box   3
Folder   9
Other Buildings (Cookhouse, Machine Shed, et cetera)
Box   3
Folder   10
Stone Pillars
Box   3
Folder   11
Thordarson and Friends
Box   3
Folder   12
Thordarson's Library in Chicago
Box   4
Glass Plate Negatives
Box   5
Glass Plate Negatives and Acetate Negatives