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Guide to the Records of The Weiss & Klau Co.
1892-1988 (Bulk 1922-1968)
  MS 687

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This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on February 24, 2021
Description is in English.

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Series VII: Social Functions and Activities, 1915-1988

Scope and Contents note

The Weiss & Klau Co. regularly hosted parties and other events for its employees. This series contains programs from dinners, as well as materials relating to large parties held in honor of the fiftieth and seventy-fifth anniversaries of the company. In addition, there are company newsletters, many of which contain personal information about employees, such as wedding, birth, and death announcements, work-related news, jokes, and cartoons. This series also contains materials relating to two employee social organizations, The Quarter-Century Club and The Old Bunch. Finally, this series contains the personal correspondence of Ira L. Oppenheimer, its last president, with employees, friends, and associates.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Offsite-Box: 12 Folder : 6 Dance Programs
1915-1939
Offsite-Box: 12 Folder : 7 Fiftieth Anniversary--Speeches, Correspondence
1936-1937
Offsite-Box: 12 Folder : 8 Fiftieth Anniversary--Mailing List, Broadside
1936
Offsite-Box: 12 Folder : 9 Seventy-Fifth Anniversary--Budget, Invoices, Notes
1962
Offsite-Box: 12 Folder : 10 Employee Newsletter
1928-1970
Offsite-Box: 12 Folder : 11 Quarter-Century Club--Membership Lists
1955-1982
Offsite-Box: 12 Folder : 12 Quarter-Century Club--Announcements
1968-1971, n.d.
Offsite-Box: 12 Folder : 13 Quarter-Century Club--Correspondence, Notes
1968-1982
Offsite-Box: 13 Folder : 1 Quarter-Century Club--Correspondence, Notes
1983-1988
Offsite-Box: 13 Folder : 2 The Old Bunch
1968-1971
Offsite-Box: 13 Folder : 3 Speeches
1958-1961, n.d.
Offsite-Box: 13 Folder : 4 Clipping
1961
Offsite-Box: 13 Folder : 5 Correspondence of Ira L. Oppenheimer
1961-1971

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