American Federation of Labor Records, 1888-1955

 
Contents List
Container Title
2011/181
Part 4 (2011/181): Additions, 1980-2004
Physical Description: 10.0 cubic feet (9 records center cartons, 1 archives box, and 1 flat box), 51 videorecordings, and 1.15 megabytes 
Scope and Content Note: Economic development files, 1980-2004, from the Department of Commerce and the Department of Development. Files cover a wide variety of topics relating to the economic development of Wisconsin. Included are proposals to companies considering expanding their businesses to or within Wisconsin. These contain promotional materials focusing on manufacturing strengths and living environment, information about business parks and real estate and correspondence between the companies and the Department. Several boxes focus on regional economic development which includes region data and statistics, economic information, pictures and pamphlets, promotional materials, industrial park information, business retention surveys for applicable Wisconsin communities, and secondary education information. Also contains various studies, pamphlets and guides regarding economic issues, as well as files from trade shows and events. Video tapes primarily relate to business recruitment and often focus on specific communities. Note: there are no boxes numbered 1-6.
Box   1-6
[no boxes 1-6]
Community profiles for economic development
Town or county
Box   7
Folder   1-8
A-W
Box   7
Folder   9
Belleville
Box   7
Folder   10
Cambria
Box   7
Folder   11
Cameron
Box   7
Folder   12
Evansville
Box   7
Folder   13
Fitchburg
Box   7
Folder   14
Fort Atkinson
Box   7
Folder   15
Franklin
Box   7
Folder   16
Germantown
Box   7
Folder   17
Grafton
Box   7
Folder   18
Green Bay
Box   7
Folder   19
Hartland
Box   7
Folder   20
Hudson
Box   7
Folder   21
Janesville
Box   7
Folder   22
Jefferson
Box   7
Folder   23
Kewaunee
Box   7
Folder   24
La Crosse
Box   7
Folder   25
Lake Geneva
Box   7
Folder   26
Lancaster
Box   7
Folder   27
Lodi
Box   7
Folder   28
Milwaukee
Box   8
Folder   1
Marshfield
Box   8
Folder   2
Mauston
Box   8
Folder   3
Mayville
Box   8
Folder   4
Menomonie
Box   8
Folder   5
Middleton
Box   8
Folder   6
Pleasant Prairie
County or region
Box   8
Folder   7
Adams County
Box   8
Folder   8
Bayfield County
Box   8
Folder   9
Burnett County
Box   8
Folder   10
Calumet County
Box   8
Folder   11
Clark County
Box   8
Folder   12
Columbia County
Box   8
Folder   13
Dane County
Box   8
Folder   14
Dodge County
Box   8
Folder   15
Door County
Box   8
Folder   16
Douglas County
Box   8
Folder   17
Dunn County
Box   8
Folder   18
Eau Claire County
Box   8
Folder   19
Florence County
Box   8
Folder   20
Fond du Lac County
Box   8
Folder   21
Fox Cities
Box   8
Folder   22
Grant County
Box   8
Folder   23
Green County
Box   8
Folder   24
Iron County
Box   8
Folder   25
Jackson County
Box   8
Folder   26
Kenosha County
Box   8
Folder   27
Langlade County
Box   8
Folder   28
Lincoln County
Box   8
Folder   29
Manitowoc County
Box   8
Folder   30
Marathon County
Box   8
Folder   31
Marinette County
Box   8
Folder   32
Pierce County
Box   8
Folder   33
Outagamie County
Box   8
Folder   34
Ozaukee County
Box   8
Folder   35
Racine County
Box   8
Folder   36
Richland County
Box   8
Folder   37
Rock County
Box   8
Folder   38
St. Croix County
Box   8
Folder   39
Sauk County
Box   8
Folder   40
Trempealeau County
Box   8
Folder   41
Vilas County
Box   8
Folder   42
Waushara County
Box   8
Folder   43
Walworth County
Box   8
Folder   44
Washington County
Box   8
Folder   45
Winnebago County
Box   8
Folder   46
Wood County
Box   8
Folder   47
Waukesha County
Business proposals
Box   9
Folder   1
Ford Motor Company
Box   9
Folder   2
Abgenix
Box   9
Folder   3
Shire Laboratories
Box   9
Folder   4
DaimlerChrysler
Box   9
Folder   5
Japanese electronics manufacturer
Note: Name of manufacturer unknown.
Box   9
Folder   6
Air Wisconsin
Box   9
Folder   7
Era Gen Biosciences
Box   9
Folder   8
Scott Spiral
Box   9
Folder   9
U.S. Cellular
Box   9
Folder   10
Harley Davidson
Box   9
Folder   11
Ortiz Resource Group
Box   9
Folder   12
Northwest Airlines Heavy Maintenance Base
Box   9
Folder   13
Saks Inc.
Box   9
Folder   14
LG Chemical Ltd. of Korea
Box   9
Folder   15
SEMATECH
Box   9
Folder   16
QVC
Box   9
Folder   17
Liodal Inc.
Box   9
Folder   18
Kerry Foods Inc.
Box   9
Folder   19
Commander Aircraft
Box   9
Folder   20
Chrysler Marine and Industrial
Box   9
Folder   21
Hamilton Industries
Box   9
Folder   22
AB Svenska Elektromagneter
Box   9
Folder   23
American Motors
Box   9
Folder   24
Saturn
Box   9
Folder   25
Red Hook Brewery
Box   9
Folder   26
Jack Brock/Brach Garment Manufacturing
Tradeshows, conferences, etc.
Box   9
Folder   27
Jacksonville Jaguars Partnership Program, NFL Summer Cheese League
Box   9
Folder   28
Letters from the Governor to expanding Wisconsin businesses
Box   9
Folder   29
Wisconsin Venture Fair Presentations, 2000 August 30
Box   9
Folder   30
Bio 2000 Tradeshow and Event, 2000 March 25
Box   9
Folder   31
Wisconsin Venture Conference, Boston, 2001 April 27
Box   9
Folder   32
Wisconsin Venture Mission to California, San Francisco, 2002 February 5
Box   9
Folder   33
Wisconsin business retention and expansion studies by village/town/city
Box   13
Folder   6
Governor's meetings, task forces, councils, committees
Box   13
Folder   7
Governor's Council on Biotechnology
Box   13
Folder   8
Governor's Conference on Small Business, 1993
Box   13
Folder   9
Governor's Conference on Small Business, 1996
Box   14
Folder   4
Wisconsin Inc. 500 conference, 1990
Business retention surveys
Box   10
Folder   1
Ashland
Box   10
Folder   2
Baldwin
Box   10
Folder   3
Beaver Dam
Box   10
Folder   4
Beloit
Box   10
Folder   5
Boscobel
Box   10
Folder   6
Brodhead
Box   10
Folder   7
Brookfield
Box   10
Folder   8
Burlington
Box   10
Folder   9
Butler
Box   10
Folder   10
Cassville
Box   10
Folder   11
Cedarburg
Box   10
Folder   12
Chilton
Box   10
Folder   13
Chippewa
Box   10
Folder   14
Clark
Box   10
Folder   15
Columbia
Box   10
Folder   16
Columbus
Box   10
Folder   17
Cross Plains
Box   10
Folder   18
Cudahy
Box   10
Folder   19
Dane
Box   10
Folder   20
Darlington
Box   10
Folder   21
Delavan
Box   10
Folder   22
Dodgeville
Box   10
Folder   23
Door County
Box   10
Folder   24
Dunn County
Box   10
Folder   25
Eau Claire
Box   10
Folder   26
Edgar
Box   10
Folder   27
Edgerton
Box   10
Folder   28
Evansville
Box   11
Folder   1
Florence
Box   11
Folder   2
Fort Atkinson
Box   11
Folder   3
Fox Cities
Box   11
Folder   4
Germantown
Box   11
Folder   5
Grafton
Box   11
Folder   6
Grant County
Box   11
Folder   7
Green Bay Area
Box   11
Folder   8
Green Lake County
Box   11
Folder   9
Hartford Area
Box   11
Folder   10
Hartland
Box   11
Folder   11
Heart of the Valley Area
Box   11
Folder   12
Hudson Area
Box   11
Folder   13
Janesville
Box   11
Folder   14
Jefferson
Box   11
Folder   15
Juneau County
Box   11
Folder   16
Kenosha
Box   11
Folder   17
Kewaunee County
Box   11
Folder   18
La Crosse Area
Box   11
Folder   19
Lake Geneva
Box   11
Folder   20
Manitowoc County
Box   11
Folder   21
Marinette County
Box   11
Folder   22
Marathon County
Box   11
Folder   23
Mayville
Box   11
Folder   24
Menomonee Falls
Box   11
Folder   25
Menomonie Area
Box   11
Folder   26
Mequon Thiensville
Box   11
Folder   27
Merrill-Tomahawk
Box   11
Folder   28
Middleton
Electronic Folder  
Business retention and expansion study
Note: Access online.
Box   11
Folder   29
Muskego
Box   11
Folder   30
Neenah
Box   11
Folder   31
New Berlin
Box   11
Folder   32
New London
Box   12
Folder   1
Oak Creek
Box   12
Folder   2
Oconomowoc
Box   12
Folder   3
Oconto County
Box   12
Folder   4
Oshkosh
Box   12
Folder   5
Pewaukee
Box   12
Folder   6
Port Washington
Box   12
Folder   7
Portage (city)
Box   12
Folder   8
Portage County
Box   12
Folder   9
Richland County
Box   12
Folder   10
River Falls
Box   12
Folder   11
Rusk County
Box   12
Folder   12
St. Croix County
Box   12
Folder   13
St Francis
Box   12
Folder   14
Sauk County
Box   12
Folder   15
Saukville Area
Box   12
Folder   16
Shawano
Box   12
Folder   17
South Milwaukee
Box   12
Folder   18
Stoughton
Box   12
Folder   19
Superior
Box   12
Folder   20
Sussex/Lisbon
Box   12
Folder   21
Taylor Area
Box   12
Folder   22
Union Grove
Box   12
Folder   23
Watertown
Box   12
Folder   24
Waukesha
Box   12
Folder   25
Waupun Area
Box   12
Folder   26
Wauwatosa
Box   12
Folder   27
Whitewater
Box   12
Folder   28
Wisconsin Rapids Area
Pamphlets, flyers, etc.
Box   13
Folder   1
Quick facts on Wisconsin - Forward Wisconsin reference book for economic development professionals
Box   13
Folder   2
Wisconsin commerce history
Box   13
Folder   3
Top 50 women-owned businesses in Wisconsin
Box   13
Folder   4
"What 100 New Jobs Means to a Community" mock-up
Box   13
Folder   5
Wisconsin maps
Box   13
Folder   18
Minority business owners' resources, conferences, ads and drafts
Box   13
Folder   19
Wisconsin business expansion packet
Target market profile prepared for Forward 2000
Box   13
Folder   11
Computer and data processing services
Box   13
Folder   12
Production machinery and equipment
Box   13
Folder   13
Professional business services
Box   13
Folder   14
Biotechnology
Box   13
Folder   15
Forest products
Box   13
Folder   16
Plastics products
Box   13
Folder   21
Forward Wisconsin, mission statement and Department of Development (DOD) agreement
Box   13
Folder   10
General correspondence
Box   13
Folder   17
Newspaper clippings
Box   13
Folder   20
Wisconsin Main Street, work plan, and annual report
Box   13
Folder   22
Grant and business loan information
Box   13
Folder   23
Exxon Crandon Mine
Box   13
Folder   24
Peterson Shipbuilders Inc.
Box   13
Folder   25
West Central Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission annual report
Box   13
Folder   26
Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission annual report/meetings
Economic development program report
Box   13
Folder   27
Southwestern Wisconsin Economic Development District
Box   13
Folder   28
Bay-Lake Regional Planning Commission
Box   13
Folder   29
Mississippi River Regional Planning Commission
Box   13
Folder   30
Northwest Regional Planning Commission
Box   14
Folder   1-2
Surveys and studies
Box   14
Folder   3
Development Zone program
Small business financing
Box   14
Folder   5
Business incubators
Box   14
Folder   6
Guidelines for starting a business
Box   14
Folder   7
Funds and loans, seed capital, fixed rate, revolving loan
Box   14
Folder   8
Economic development programs
Box   14
Folder   9
Wisconsin Development Fund
Box   14
Folder   10
Capital Resources Task Force
Box   14
Folder   11
Biennial budget summary on Joint Finance Committee action
Box   14
Folder   12
State of Wisconsin Investment Board (SWIB) pension fund investing
Box   14
Folder   13
DOD proposed budget, 1994-1995
Box   14
Folder   14
Department of Commerce new plants and expansions, 1996
Box   14
Folder   15
Department of Commerce budget memoranda
Box   14
Folder   16
DOD and Department of Commerce (DOC) annual reports, regional and general
Box   14
Folder   17
"Inside the Department of Commerce" and "Wisconsin Inc." newsletters
Box   14
Folder   18
Division of Economic Development strategic plan
Box   14
Folder   19
Wisconsin business retention/expansion program, 1984
Box   14
Folder   20
Wisconsin business retention/expansion study, 2002
Box   14
Folder   21
DOD out-of-state prospects
Box   14
Folder   22
Venture Capital
Box   14
Folder   23
Wisconsin financing alternatives
Box   14
Folder   24
Industrial revenue bond activity
Box   14
Folder   25
Division of Tourism
Box   14
Folder   26
Small Business Development Program
Box   14
Folder   27
Customized Labor Training (CLT)
Box   14
Folder   28
Research, the Technical Computer Systems Industry
Box   14
Folder   29
Customer feedback systems
Box   14
Folder   30
The Wisconsin Community Preparedness project draft
Box   14
Folder   31
Department of Commerce strategic information
Box   14
Folder   32
Women and Economic Development
Box   14
Folder   33
Business and Community Development guidebooks
Box   14
Folder   34
The Neglected Side of Economic Development
Box   14
Folder   35
Inventory of available Economic Development Tools
Box   14
Folder   36
Regional profiles
Box   14
Folder   37
Insurance companies
International business files
Countries and regions
Box   15
Folder   1
Mexico
Box   15
Folder   2
Canada
Box   15
Folder   3
Asia
Box   15
Folder   4
Japan
Box   15
Folder   5
South America
Box   15
Folder   6
Europe
Box   15
Folder   7
Australia
Box   15
Folder   8
International distributors
Box   15
Folder   9
International prospects
Box   15
Folder   10
International reverse investment
Box   15
Folder   11
Putzmeister/Polacheck company
Box   15
Folder   12
Fugi Heavy Industries
Box   15
Folder   13
Samsung Electric, South Korea
Box   15
Folder   14
Plastmaschinenwerk Schwerin
Box   15
Folder   15
Spectus USA
Box   15
Folder   16
Falco, Canada
Box   15
Folder   17
Interpane Coatings Inc.
Box   15
Folder   18
Kuusakoski Oy, Espo, Finland
Box   15
Folder   19
Nissan Motor Manufacturing Corporation
Box   15
Folder   20
Mitsubishi
Box   15
Folder   21
International Chamber of Agriculture
Box   16
Folder   1
SEM, Sweden
Box   16
Folder   2-3
Kemira, Finland
Box   17
Advertisements promoting business operations in Wisconsin created by the DOC
Videorecordings
Forward Wisconsin
Video   1
First year report
Video   2
Success
Video   3
The Wisconsin Advantage Biotech Program
Note: 12 minute version
Video   50
The Wisconsin Advantage Biotech Program
Note: 17 minute version
Video   4
On Wisconsin
Discover Wisconsin
Video   5
Cheese is King
Video   6
Quality: The Main Ingredient
Video   7
Wisconsin's Dairy Producer: The Heart of the Dairyland
Consider Wisconsin
Video   8
Consider Wisconsin II
Video   9
Utility Composite
Video   10
Quality Around Wisconsin
Community promotional videos
Video   11
Franklin: It's an Easy Choice ... for Business
Video   12
Gilman, Wisconsin: a Beautiful Place to Live
Video   13
Green Bay Chamber of Commerce, business recruitment video
Video   14
Langlade County
Video   15
Manitowoc/Two Rivers, Wisconsin's "East Coast"
Video   16
Greater Mauston Area Development Corporation
Video   17
Department of City Development Milwaukee presentation
Video   18
Mukwonago Industrial Development Corporation 10
Video   19
South Milwaukee Association of Commerce
Video   20
Video Greetings from Wisconsin, Northwest Wisconsin Snowmobile Association
Video   21
Governor's Conference on Small Business
Video   22
Innovation Seminar, Governor Tommy Thompson segment
Video   23
Governor's Conference on Tourism, 1992
Video   24
The Invisible Impact: Tourism's Effect on Our Economy, 1987 October 1
Video   25
Wisconsin Tourism: Winning in the '90s
Video   26
In This Together: How To Survive and Thrive Through Roadway Reconstruction
Video   27
Snowfighting from A to Z / produced by the Salt Institute
Video   28
SEMATECH
Video   29
Alto Lamp Technology
Video   30
Gloria West Inc.
Video   31
HP Stockless Production
Video   32
Merit Gear Company
Video   33
DeltaHawk Diesel Engines
Video   34
Wisconsin Works
Video   35
Paper and People: Wisconsin's Productive Partnership
Video   36
Business Development Initiative (BDI)
Video   37
The Business Drive
Video   38
Department of Industry Labor and Human Relations (DILHR) management system
Video   39
Education for Employment: A Standard for Wisconsin
Video   40
Compare Wisconsin
Wisconsin Works in Winter
Video   41
Unedited footage
Video   42
Final video
Video   43
General Casualty/Winterthur acquisition reception
Video   44
Promotional video with Tommy Thompson
Video   45
Wisconsin: Capital of Quality
Something Special from Wisconsin
Video   46
1990 show with promos and commercials
Video   47
WLUK promotion
Note: 30 seconds
Video   48
Show
Note: 30 minutes
Video   49
News 4: "Emphasis" German company, Interplane, moving to Delafield
Video   51
Education is the Foundation for Success, 1996