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American Colony in Jerusalem collection, circa 1786-2007

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Part II: Business and Legal Files, 1811-2006 (continued)
Transfer documents, 1983-1984
Financial reports, 1932-1941 See Restricted
Meetings See Restricted
Council, 1933-1936, 1942-1952
General and extraordinary, 1929-1955, 1962-1982
(7 folders)
Miscellany, 1952-1980 See Restricted
(4 folders)
Miscellaneous issues
Howorth, Caroline Eade, business with Frutiger Bank, Jerusalem, 1888-1893, 1921-1923
Miller, Susanna, pension claim, 1894-1897, undated
Partition of land, 1931-1933 See Restricted
Powers of attorney, 1887, 1930-1932 See Restricted
Naseef v. Vester, 1924-1934
Receipts, 1881-1904
(7 folders)
BOX II:36Reorganization and dissent
American corporation
Correspondence, 1927-1930
(2 folders)
Miscellaneous documents, 1929-1930
Proposed amendments, 1930, undated
Award, ruling, and other documents
(2 folders)
Undated See Restricted
Bildt, Harold Knut Clarence de, 1929-1930
Costs, 1930-1932
Perrott, C. H., 1930-1931
Richardson, S. O., 1930-1931
Auster, Daniel, 1927-1930
Charitable trust lawsuit
Affidavits, 1928-1930, undated
Court, Jerusalem, 1928-1930
(2 folders)
Keith-Roach, Edward, 1930, undated
Memoranda, 1930, undated
BOX II:37Statements by American Colony members, undated
(2 folders)
Supreme Court, Court of Appeal, Jerusalem, 1929-1930, undated
Cooperative scheme, 1930-1931, undated
Distribution of property
Dissolution of Mechanical Department, 1930-1931
Miscellaneous distributions, 1930-1931 See Restricted
Transfer of Vester house and land, 1931 See Restricted
Loan, 1931
(2 folders)
Meetings and resolutions
General meeting (May 28,1930), vote on separation, 1930, 1936
Miscellaneous, 1926-1930
Memoranda on disputes within the American Colony, undated
(2 folders)
BOX II:38Money owed by minority group to majority group, 1930-1934, undated
Newspaper articles and related correspondence
Ellis, William T., 1931-1932, 1938
Miscellaneous, 1918, 1924-1932, undated
“On Holy Paths,” by Laura Petri, translated from Swedish, 1931, undated
Townsend, Arthur O., 1928-1934, 1984
(5 folders)
Russell and Co., accountants
(5 folders)
1947 See Restricted
BOX II:39Whiting, John D., 1930-1931, undated
Saffi, Michael, and land, 1920-1935 See Restricted
Swedish Evangelical Church of Hyde Park, Chicago, Ill., 1886-1888, 1895-1899, undated
Vester and Co.
American Colony Stores
Jerusalem store, “Plan of Jerusalem Issued by Vester & Company American Colony Stores,” undated
New York, N.Y., store
Business papers, 1922, 1929-1941, undated
(2 folders)
Correspondence, 1930-1933
(6 folders)
Registration of firm, 1919-1928 See Restricted
BOX II:40Beirut, Lebanon, office See Restricted
Financial accounts, 1961-1965
Miscellany, 1958-1968
Separation from American Colony Hotels, 1961-1962
Jerusalem office See Restricted
Financial accounts, 1962-1968
Miscellany, 1960-1967
Miscellany, 1962-1976 See Restricted
Taylor, Mervyn, solicitor, 1969-1970 See Restricted
Spafford family
Chicago, Ill., property, litigation, 1878, 1885-1908, undated
(2 folders)
Miscellany, 1865-1871 See also Oversize
Spafford v. Spafford, 1811, 2006
BOX II:41-45Part II: Chronological File, 1893-1968
Correspondence, legal documents, notes, printed matter and other papers concerning the activities of the American Colony.
Arranged chronologically by year.
BOX II:411893-1907
(16 folders)
BOX II:421908-1912
(11 folders)
BOX II:431913-1914
(10 folders)
BOX II:441915-1920
(14 folders)
BOX II:451924-1938, 1944-1950, 1965-1968
(18 folders)
BOX II:45-46Part II: Miscellany, 1869-2005
Hymns, poetry, and other writings by Horatio Gates Spafford (1828-1888), notes, oral history transcript, photographs, and printed matter.
Arranged alphabetically by type of material and therein chronologically.
BOX II:45Handwritten notes, undated
Hymns, poems, and other writings by Horatio Gates Spafford (1828-1888)
Bible study, undated
Hymns and poems, circa early 1870s-1887, undated See also Oversize
(8 folders)
BOX II:46Letter describing his sister's biblical interpretations and his beliefs, 1879
Notebook, 1869
Letter from Charles Green, 1884
Oral history interview with Valentine Vester, 2005
Photographs, 1873, 1908-1909, circa 1928, 1937, undated
(3 folders)
Printed matter
Ferry Hall, Lake Forest, Ill., 1926, undated
(2 folders)
The House-Top Saint by Mrs. J. D. Chaplin, undated
Memorial cards, undated
Miscellaneous, 1981-1982
Newspapers in Arabic, 1963-1967
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