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Bus. Business and Industry

 Topic Guide
Identifier: Bus
This classification groups collections on the topic of Business and Industry.

Found in 139 Collections and/or Records:

Marathon Hills Agreement (SC-383)

Identifier: SC-383
Content Description The Marathon Hills Agreement consists of a 5-page legal document outlining the business partnership of 10 individuals in developing a plat that would later be known as the Marathon Hills development, in Section 20 of Harrison Township, near Marathon Avenue just east of Salem Avenue. Although the term "Marathon Hills" does not appear in the document itself, it is written on the envelope in which the document was received, and it can be found in newspaper articles of the era describing the...
Dates: 1919 Aug. 11

Glenn L. Martin Company Records (SC-91)

 Collection — Drawer OS 61, Folder: 4
Identifier: SC-91

Information regarding Martin Company financial statements.

Dates: 1917

McCall/Dayton Press Photographs (SC-296)

Identifier: SC-296
Scope and Contents The collection contains 33 photographs taken by various photographers at the McCall Corporation building in Dayton, Ohio, between the years 1923-1967. Two of the images bear the photographer’s stamp of William Preston Mayfield. Another was taken by Jackson W. Armstrong Photography. And a fourth image is marked “Kaufmann & Abry” for the famous architectural photography firm. The other images in the collection contain no descriptive or copyright information on the back though it is...
Dates: 1923-1967

Frederick Meyer Papers (SC-34)

Identifier: SC-34
Scope and Contents This collection contains an account ledger kept by Frederick Meyer, an entrepreneur and machinist in Dayton, Ohio, from 1916 to 1967. Meyer documented information about his varied, eclectic activities and business pursuits. Each page of the ledger is devoted to records about a different activity, summarized in an index on page 30 of the ledger. Some notes connect to car repairs, especially to Fords. Many pages relate to items bought and sold in connection to his business. These include...
Dates: 1916-1967

Miami Valley Atomic Energy Show Collection

Identifier: MS-484
Abstract This collection contains papers and photographs regarding the Atomic Energy Show "Living with Atomic Energy" that was held April 29-May 1, 1948 in the auditorium and gymnasium of Miamisburg High School, Miamisburg, Ohio. The event was free and open to the public. This three-day event strove to inform the public of the development, tools and use of atomic energy. With the help of Monsanto Chemical Company and the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, exhibits were developed and lectures given to...
Dates: 1948

Miami Valley Literacy Council Records

Identifier: MS-445
Abstract The Miami Valley Literacy Council (MVLC) was organized in 1964 by a group of women who realized that many adults in the city of Dayton, Ohio, were unable to read. The collection includes board minutes, magazine articles, newspaper clippings, correspondence, student work, training manuals, photographs, a scrapbook, and newsletters. Most items are by or about the Miami Valley Literacy Council, a volunteer-based non-profit organization with the mission of helping individuals to achieve...
Dates: 1964-2010; Majority of material found within 1980-2000

Miamisburg Hydraulic Company Records

Identifier: MS-69

This collection consists of one volume containing Board of Directors' minutes, and financial records from a Miamisburg-West Carrollton, Ohio water power company.

Dates: 1867-1955; Majority of material found within 1867-1924

Middletown Hydraulic Canal Company Records

Identifier: MS-42

Contains minutes of the Board of Directors, articles of incorporation, business correspondence and financial records including yearly tax returns for 1910-1969, and an itemized list of the cost of construction of the hydraulic, 1852-1854. Also included are land agreements, leases, indentures and a box of maps and drawings of the hydraulic at different locations.

Dates: 1818-1973; Majority of material found within 1851-1969

Minster Loan and Savings Company Records (MS-15)

Identifier: MS-15

Consists of annual reports and director's minutes of an Auglaize County, Ohio, bank that failed in 1937.

Dates: 1883-1939

Frederick Moler Farm Journal (SC-28)

Identifier: SC-28

This ledger book contains notations providing useful insight on Ohio farm life in the mid-19th century, dating between 1850 and 1878.

Dates: 1850 - 1878