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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)
“On Holy Paths,” by Laura Petri, translated from Swedish, 1931, undated
Townsend, Arthur O., 1928-1934, 1984
(5 folders)
Russell and Co., accountants
General
1930-1931
(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
BOX II:R47-R49Part II: Restricted, 1887-1984
Business and legal files.
Arranged and described according to the series, containers, and folders from which the items were removed.
BOX II:R47Business and Legal Files
American Colony
American Colony Hotels (Container II:35)
Miscellany, 1966-1973, undated
Transfer of shares, 1954, 1962-1971, undated
American Colony of Jerusalem
Corporate reorganization (Container II:35)
Formation of AMCOL, 1979-1984
(2 folders)
Plan by Horatio Vester, 1954, undated
Tax and other issues, 1978-1982, undated
(2 folders)
Transfer documents, 1983-1984
Financial reports, 1932-1941 (Container II:35)
Meetings
Council, 1933-1936, 1942-1952 (Container II:35)
BOX II:R48General and extraordinary, 1929-1955, 1962-1982 (Container II:35)
(7 folders)
Miscellany, 1952-1980 (Container II:35)
(4 folders)
BOX II:R49Miscellaneous issues (Container II:35)
Partition of land, 1931-1933
Powers of attorney, 1887, 1930-1932
Reorganization and dissent
Arbitration (Container II:36)
Award, ruling, and other documents, undated
Distribution of property (Container II:37)
Miscellaneous distributions, 1930-1931
Transfer of Vester house and land, 1931
Russell and Co., accountants
General, 1947 (Container II:38)
Saffi, Michael, and land, 1920-1935 (Container II:39)
Vester and Co.
American Colony Stores
Registration of firm, 1919-1928 (Container II:39)
Beirut, Lebanon, office (Container II:40)
Financial accounts, 1961-1965
Miscellany, 1958-1968
Separation from American Colony Hotels, 1961-1962
Jerusalem office (Container II:40)
Financial accounts, 1962-1968
Miscellany, 1960-1967
Miscellany, 1962-1976 (Container II:40)
Taylor, Mervyn, solicitor, 1969-1970 (Container II:40)
BOX II:OV 1-OV 8Part II: Oversize, 1866-1938
Diaries, hymns, poems, and other writings by Horatio Gates Spafford (1828-1888), maps, and printed matter.
Arranged and described according to the series, containers, and folders from which the items were removed.
BOX II:OV 1Our Jerusalem
Chronological file
1896 (Container II:3)
Bertha Spafford Vester Diaries
1925 (Container II:10)
BOX II:OV 21935
Diary (Container II:16)
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