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Laird Norton Company*
801 Second Ave., Suite 1300
Seattle, WA 98104-1581

Contact:  President
Telephone:  206-464-5245
Type of Business:  Timber industry

Conditions of Access:  Restricted. Outside requests for information subject to approval of president.

Holdings:  1820s-present; bulk dates, 1905-present (older records have been donated to the Minnesota Historical Society)

Total Volume:  200 cubic feet

Description: Laird Norton is a closely held corporation, founded in 1855 in Winona, Minnesota. The holdings include personal papers, business records, photographs, and oral histories which document the company's involvement in the timber industry, lumber milling and retail lumber sales.

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lennox International, Inc.*
2140 Lake Park Boulevard
Richardson, TX 75080
www.lennoxinternational.com

Contact:  Karen O’Shea, Vice President, Public Relations
Telephone:  972.497.5000
Fax:  972-497-5299
Type of Business:  Air Conditioning/Heating Manufacturer
Hours of Service:  9:00am - 5:30pm

Conditions of Access:  Restricted. Outside requests for information subject to approval by Lennox International.

Holdings: 1890s - present
Total Volume:  261 linear feet

Description: Holdings are comprised of records of Lennox International Inc. and its subsidiary companies, Lennox Industries Inc., Heatcraft Inc. Lennox Global Ltd. and Armstrong Air Conditioning Inc. Employee and dealer publications; technical and installation manuals; catalogs and brochures; bulletins; cost and pricing lists; sales and marketing materials; product samples; demonstration kits; correspondence and news clippings; advertisements; memorabilia; audio-visual material; and over 1,200 negatives are retained. The collection also contains biographical and correspondence files and scrapbooks of executives, as well as material relating to the heating and air conditioning industry.

Updated August 17, 2003

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Leo Burnett Worldwide, Inc.
35 West Wacker Drive
Floor 2
Chicago, IL 60601

Contact: Information Resource Center
Telephone: 312-220-4180
Fax: 312-220-6517
E-Mail: informationresources@leoburnett.com
Type of Business: Advertising
Hours of Service: M-F 9:00-5:00

Conditions of Access: Restricted. Phone reference only for non-employees. Access to the collections subject to approval of archivist and corporate affairs department.

Holdings: 1935-present
Total Volume: 225 cubic feet

Description: Holdings are comprised of records of Leo Burnett Worldwide, Inc., dating to the advertising agency's founding in 1935. The vast majority of records document the agency's history in the United States, but some extend to the global network of over 200 operating units, including 98 full-service advertising agencies in 84 countries, and a variety of specialty marketing services including direct, database and interactive marketing, sales promotion and brand consulting. Records include the personal papers of agency founder Leo Burnett; news releases; agency and client fact books; correspondence and speeches of agency executives; advertisements; memorabilia documenting the agency's unique culture; internal publications; and audio-visual material. A limited number of records concern both the agency's former holding company, Bcom3 Group. Inc., and Paris-based Publicis Groupe S.A., of which Burnett is a wholly-owned subsidiary.

Updated May 6, 2003

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Levi Strauss & Co.
1155 Battery St.
San Francisco, CA 94111

Contact:  Lynn Downey, Historian
Telephone:  415-501-6577
Fax:  415-501-6443
E-Mail:  ldowney@levi.com
Type of Business:  Apparel manufacturing

Conditions of Access:  Restricted. Phone reference only for non-employees. Access to the collections subject to approval of historian and global communications department.

Holdings: 1906-present. (All corporate records prior to 1906 lost in earthquake and fire. Some 19th-century invoices and advertising materials have been purchased in this century.)

Description: Holdings (in order of volume, greatest to least) consist of: Clothing, marketing materials, photographs, documents (correspondence, speeches, newsletters, financial records, legal records), audio and video tapes, phonograph records, artifacts, oral history tapes and transcripts, books.

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eli Lilly and Company
Lilly Corporate Center
Indianapolis, IN 46285

Contact:  Lisa E. Bayne, Archivist
Telephone:  317-276-2173
Fax:  317-276-7000
Type of Business:  Pharmaceutical
Hours of Service:  M-F 8:00am-4:00pm

Conditions of Access:  In-house use only.

Holdings:  1876-present

Description: The archives contains important records and artifacts used by Eli Lilly and Company in more than a century of operations. These records document corporate structure, programs, policies, decisions, product lines and communications. The archives also preserves papers, photographs and memorabilia of the Lilly family.

 


 

 

 

 

Limra
300 Day Hill Road
Windsor, CT 06095

 

 

Contact: Jennifer Keefe, CA
Telephone: 860-285-7769
Fax: 860-298-4070
E-Mail: JKeefe @ limra.com
Type of Business: Non-Profit Life Insurance & Financial Services Market Research Association
Hours of Service: M-F 8:30am-4:00pm

Conditions of Access: Open to all home office staff of LIMRA member companies. Legitimate questions from academic researchers and other researchers will be considered.

Holdings: 1916-Present

Description: Historical and business records of LIMRA (formerly called ALAO, LISRB, LIAMA and LIMRA International). The collections include annual reports, press and marketing materials, statistical research publications, complete runs of both Managers and MarketFacts magazines and various newsletters, agent selection testing and training materials, advertising and promotional materials, internal publications and records, photographs of buildings, activities and personnel, conference programs, presentations, transcripts, recordings and video. Highlights of historical publications include yearly reports on North American Life Insurance sales since 1921, the first life insurance buyer and agent studies, and the landmark Widow's Study from 1970.

 

 


 

 

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc.
70 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York, NY 10023

Contact:  Judith Johnson, Director, Information Resources; Douglas Southard, Assistant Archivist
Telephone:  212-875-5571(Johnson); 212-875-5374 (Southard)
Fax:  212-875-5275
Type of Business:  Non-profit performing arts

Conditions of Access:  By appointment only

Holdings:  1955-present
Total Volume:  4,500 cubic feet

Description: Holdings consist of oral histories concerning the origin and development of the Center; construction records; records for "Mostly Mozart," "Live from Lincoln Center," the Lincoln Center Institute, and other concerts/festivals/programs produced by Lincoln Center, Inc.; publications; over 300,000 photographs, administrative records, and a wide variety of other documentation concerning the corporation's activities.

 


 

 

 

 

Thomas J. Lipton Company
800 Sylvan Avenue
Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07626

Contact:  Edythe Masten, Archivist; Mary F. Pfeil
Telephone:  201-894-7645
Type of Business:  Food Industry
Hours of Service:  M-F 9:00am-4:45pm

Conditions of Access:  Open to company and to inquiries from outside.

Holdings:  1890-present

Description: Photographs, advertising, memorabilia and files.

 


 

 

 

 

Longaberger Company
95 Chestnut Street
P.O. Box 73
Dresden, OH 43821-0073

Contact:  Marge Shipley, Director of Historical Archives; Holly L. Noland, Historian
Telephone: 614-754-6311 (Shipley); 614-754-2887 (Noland)
Fax:  614-754-6439
Type of Business:  General manufacturing

 


 

 

 

 

Louisville Water Company
435 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40202

Contact:  Lynn Humphrey, Records Management Coordinator
Telephone:  502-569-3600
Type of Business:  Utilities
Hours of Service:  M-F 8:30am-4:30pm

Conditions of Access:  A copy will be made for persons requesting materials.

Holdings: 1857-present; bulk dates, 1920s-1970s
Total Volume:  2,584 items

Description: Total volume is divided as follows: 542 document archives, 344 slides and 1,698 photographic archives. The photos and slides represent mainly the last fifty years. However, the document archives go back to the mid 19th century. The archives traces the beginnings and growth of the Louisville Water Company through buildings, employees, departmental changes and presidents.

 


 

 

 

 

Lucent Technologies
Archives
101 Crawfords Corner Road
Room 11G-104
Holmdel, NJ 07733

Contact:  Edward Eckert, Corporate Archivist
Telephone: (732) 332-5597
Fax: (732) 332-5920
Type of Business: Telecommunications
Hours of Service M-F 8:00am to 5:00pm

Conditions of Access: Limited Public Access

Holdings: 1869 - Present
Volume: 12,000 Images, 4,000 Films, 4,000 Artifacts, 2,000 cubic feet of print documentation.

Description: The Lucent Technologies Archives was established in 1996 to document the history and ongoing business activities of Lucent Technologies and the R&D activities of Bell Laboratories. The collections contain material from Lucent's predecessor companies, Western Electric and AT&T,  which were formed in the 1800s. The Archives also manages two company museums that are open to the public and an international traveling exhibit program.

 


 

 

 

 

Madison Gas & Electric Co.
P.O. Box 1231
Madison, WI 53701-1231

Contact:  Pam Duane, Senior Records & Information Management Coordinator
Telephone:  608-252-7192
Type of Business: Utility

 


 

 

 

 

Manulife Financial
200 Bloor Street East
Toronto, ON M4W 1E5
Canada

Contact:  Donna Murphy, Corporate Archivist
Telephone:  416-926-5708
Fax:  416-926-5454
E-Mail:  donna_murphy@manulife.com
Type of Business:  Financial Services

 


 

 

Marriott International, Inc.
10400 Fernwood Rd, Dept. 52/977.01
Bethesda, MD 20817

 

Contact: Beth Schuster, Corporate Archivist
Telephone: 301-380-2672
Fax: 301-897-9014
E-Mail: beth.schuster@marriott.com
Type of Business: Lodging
Hours of Service: M-Th 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.; F 9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

 

Conditions of Access: Open to all employees and by appointment to outside researchers.

 

Holdings: 1920s-present
Total Volume: 200 cubic feet

 

Description: Holdings are comprised of advertisements, annual reports, internal newsletters and magazines, brochures and bulletins, photographs, slides, and memorabilia. Includes information on predecessor and merged companies.

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

Marquis Who's Who
121 Chanlong Road
New Providence, NJ 07974

Contact:  Patrick Gibbons, Researcher/Librarian
Telephone:  800-521-8110
Fax:  908-771-8645
E-Mail:  pgibbons@reedref.com
Type of Business:  Publishing and communications
Hours of Service:  M-F 8:00am-4:00pm, staff only

Conditions of Access:  In-house access only. Brief inquiries will be undertaken.

Holdings:  1887-present; bulk dates, 1940-present

Description: Books published since 1887. Assorted photographs and company archives.

 


 

 

 

 

McDonald's Corporation
Golden Archives and Museums
2010 East Higgins Road
Elk Grove, IL 60007

Contact:  Michael R. Bullington, CA
Telephone:  630.623.2345
Fax:  847.952.2347
E-Mail: Michael.Bullington@us.mcd.com
Type of Business:  Global Foodservice Retailer
Hours of Service:  M-F 8:30am-5:00pm

Conditions of Access: Internal clients only.

Holdings: Administrative records, marketing files, public relations files, artifacts and photographs.
Total Volume:

Updated February 14, 2006

 


 

 

 

 

The McGraw-Hill Companies
1221 Avenue of the Americas, 48th Floor
New York, NY 10020

Contact:  Jackie Kilberg - Research Associate - Corporate Archives
Telephone:  212-512-3094
E-Mail:  jackie_kilberg@mcgraw-hill.com
Type of Business:  Publishing and information services
Hours of Service:  9:30-5:30 M-F

Conditions of Access:  By appointment only

Holdings:  1884-present
Total Volume:  300 linear feet

Description:  Contains materials related to McGraw-Hill Companies and its predecessors, including the McGraw and Hill Publishing Companies.  The collection includes photographs, board minutes, significant issues of McGraw-Hill Publications, advertisements, and other information on both the corporate and the business unit levels of the Corporation.

Updated October 29, 2009

 


 

 

 

 

MCI Corporation Archives*

Collection housed in the Hagley Museum and Library
Wilmington, DE

Updated October 24, 2003

 


McIlhenny Company Archives
Corporate HQ
General Delivery
Avery Island LA  70513

Contact: Shane K. Bernard, Ph.D., Historian & Curator
Telephone: (337) 369-4218
Fax: (337) 369-6326
E-mail: Archives@TABASCO.com
Type of Business: Food Industry
Hours of Service: M-F, 8:00 am - 5 pm CST

Conditions of Access:  Not open to public; limited access may be obtained through the curator.

Holdings:  Ca. 1800 to present; bulk dates, ca. 1850-present.

Description:  Over 1,500 linear feet of documents and artifacts concerning the privately held McIlhenny Company and its Tabasco brand pepper sauce, as well as archival items concerning the McIlhenny family.  The McIlhenny Company Archives is complemented by the private Avery Island, Inc., Archives, which houses documents and artifacts concerning the related Avery family and Avery Island, Louisiana

Updated December 26,2007

 


 

McKinsey & Co.
Contact: Paul Lasewicz
Telephone: 212-446-7596 (212-401-7596)
Type of Business: Global Management Consulting

 

 


 

 

Medtronic, Inc.
7000 Central Avenue NE
Minneapolis, MN 55432-3568

Contact:  Sheila Vasend
Telephone:  612-574-4000
Type of Business:  Medical equipment

 


 

 

 

 

Merck & Company, Inc.
Merck Archives
P.O. Box 100
WSCUP-50
Whitehouse Station, NJ 08889-0100

Contact:  Joseph M. Ciccone, J.D., Corporate Archivist
Telephone:  908-423-3765
Fax:  908-735-1197
E-Mail:  joseph_ciccone@merck.com
Type of Business:  Pharmaceutical
Hours of Service:  8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (EST), M-F

Conditions of Access:  The Archives can be contacted in writing, by telephone or e-mail, or in person.  Interested scholars may conduct research at the Archives through prior arrangement with the Corporate Archivist.  Access is subject to approval of the Corporate Archivist.

Holdings:  1880s-present

Description:  Collection consists of:  documents such as publications and sales materials; photographs of Merck people, products and facilities; oral histories of key figures in Merck history; artifacts; and other items related to Merck and the companies with which Merck has merged and acquired, including Sharp & Dohme, Mulford, and Powers-Weightman-Rosengarten.

Updated March 10, 2008

 


 

 

 

 

Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.*
World Financial Center
South Tower
New York, NY 10080

Contact:  Jean Tepsic, Project Archivist, The Winthrop Group
Type of Business:  Banking, financial services

Conditions of Access:  Internal use only.

Holdings: 1885-present; bulk dates, 1914-present
Total Volume: 150 cubic feet

Description: The collections consist of papers of partners, past presidents and CEOs, including William A. Schreyer, Roger E. Birk, Donald Regan and Charles E. Merrill. Also includes files concerning partners and management meetings, photographs, promotional materials, publications, and other corporate records as well as documentation of various antecedent companies, including underwritings.

 


 

 

 

 

Metropolitan Life Insurance Company
1 Madison Ave.
1M-F
New York, NY 10010

Contact:  Daniel B. May, Company Archivist
Telephone:  212-578-8818
Fax:  212-689-0926
Type of Business:  Insurance and insurance-related services
Hours of Service:  M-F 8:45am-4:30pm

Conditions of Access:  Open to all researchers with legitimate questions about MetLife.

Holdings:  1868-present; bulk dates, 1890-present
Total Volume: 1,000 linear feet

Description: Materials document the development of Metropolitan Life Insurance Company. Areas of special interest: Photographs of buildings, activities and personnel, company sponsored public health education publications, advertising and promotional material, internal publications, papers of selected executives, and general subject files.

 


 

 

 

 

Michcon
Corporate Library
500 Griswold Street
Detroit, MI 48226

Contact:  Astra Malins, Library Assistant
Telephone: 313-256-6571
Type of Business:  Utility

 


 

 

 

 

Microsoft Corporation
One Microsoft Way
Redmond, WA 98052

Contact: Amy Stevenson, Archives Manager
Telephone: 425-705-9313
Fax: 425-706-7329
E-Mail: amyste@microsoft.com
Type of Business: Computer software
Hours of Service: n/a

Conditions of Access: Restricted. Outside requests for information require a Microsoft business sponsor and are subject to approval.

Holdings: 1975 - present
Total Volume: 6600 linear ft.

Description: The Microsoft Archives collects all versions of Microsoft domestic and international products, including documentation and original packaging. Scope also includes computer hardware, business records, artifacts and awards, market research, marketing materials, photographs, digital images, and audio-visual materials.

Updated December 20, 2010

 


 

 

 

 

Miles Laboratories, Inc.
P.O. Box 40
Elkhart, IN 46515

Contact:  Donald N. Yates, Supervisor, Employee Communications
Telephone:  219-262-7966
Type of Business:  Pharmaceuticals
Hours of Service:  M-F 8:00am-5:00pm

Holdings: 1882-present; bulk dates, 1938-1979
Total Volume:  750 linear feet

Description: Advertising and other records (boxed vertical files, photographs, film and artifactual) documenting business development of Miles Laboratories, Inc., founded in 1884. Public card catalog available.

 


 

 

 

 

 

MillerCoors
Box 482
Milwaukee, WI 53201-0482
Website: http://www.millercoors.com/ 

Contact: Erik Brooks, Communications Manager
Telephone: 414-931-6394
Email: Erik.Brooks@millercoors.com
Type of Business: Brewer
Hours of Service: Generally M-F 9AM-5PM (varies)

Conditions of Access: Closed to the public.

Holdings: Approximately 1855 - present

Description: The MillerCoors archives are located in Milwaukee, Wis. (about 4,300 square feet) and Golden, Colo. (about 13,500 square feet). Collections include paper records, photos, primary and secondary packaging, advertising materials, books, posters, memorabilia and more that show the history of the Miller Brewing Company and the Coors Brewing Company. Additional archives materials can be found at the Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Co. in Chippewa Falls, Wis.

Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/millerbrewerytour 
https://www.facebook.com/CoorsBreweryTour

Updated November 21, 2014


 

 

 

 

MIS Software Development
1349 Cross Creek Way
Tallahassee, FL 32301

Contact:  Marie Logan; Vicki Combs
Telephone: 904-878-3096
Fax:  904-877-1771
Type of Business:  Computer software

 


 

 

Mitre Corporation
202 Burlington Road
Bedford, MA 07130-1420

Contact:  David W. Baldwin, Corporate Archivist
Telephone:  617-271-7854
Fax:  617-271-3877
E-Mail: dbaldwin@iegate.mitre.org
Type of Business:  Education and related
Hours of Service:  M-F 8:00am-4:00pm

Conditions of Access:  Restricted to corporation personnel only and qualified researchers.

Holdings:  1943-present; bulk dates, 1959-present
Total Volume:  1,100 cubic feet

Description: Material relating to the history of Command, Control, Communications and Information systems. These holdings include photographs, slides, motion picture film, audio/video tape recordings, microforms, annual reports, house organs, press clippings, training brochures, memorabilia, worktasks documentation, minutes, and correspondence.

 


 

 

 

 

Modern Woodmen of America
1701 First Avenue
Rock Island, IL 61201

Contact:  Gail Ann Levis, Historian
Telephone:  309-786-6481, ext. 7226
Fax:  309-793-5603
Type of Business:  Fraternal life insurance and annuities
Hours of Service:  M-F 8:00am-4:00pm

Conditions of Access:  All inquiries handled by the society's historian on an individual basis.

Holdings: 1883-present

Description: Modern Woodmen of America's collection includes various printed materials, membership files, photographs, slides, film, bound publications of its official membership magazine, microfilm and memorabilia from initiation ceremonies.

 


 

 

 

 

Molex
2222 Wellington Court
Lisle, IL 60532

Contact:  Nancy Webster, Archivist
Telephone:  630-527-4398
E-Mail:  nwebster@molex.com
Type of Business:  Connector (design and manufacture of)
Hours of Service:  by appointment

Conditions of Access:  Molex employees or approval of archivist
Holdings:  1938-present
Total Volume:  Information included below

Description:  In 1938, Molex Product Company was founded in Brookfield, Illinois.   Molex was named after a unique plastic molding material.  the Molex archives documents the world's second largest manufacturer of electronic connectors, switches, fiber optics, and associated application tooling from its first factory to its 49 manufacturing facilities in 21 countries in 1999.  The Molex archives holds several thousand artifacts, an audio-visual collection that includes over 100,000 images and 632 videos, and a printed and manuscript collection of over 100 linear feet.

 


 

 

 

 

 

Mondelēz International, Inc.
6350 Kirk Street
Morton Grove, IL 60053

Contact: Becky Haglund Tousey, CA
Telephone: 847-646-2981
E-mail: btousey@mdlz.com

Type of Business: Global Food Company
Hours of Operation: M-F 8:00am - 4:00pm

Conditions of Access: Not open to external researchers. But will respond to email inquiries asking for non-proprietary information.

Holdings: 1760-present; predominantly 1900-present

Description: Company-generated records which document the products and activities of Mondelēz International and its predecessor companies including Nabisco, Cadbury, Jacobs Suchard, American Chicle (Adams), Kraft and General Foods.

Updated November 17, 2014

 


 

 

 

 

Monitor Radio
1 Norway Street
Boston, MA 02115

Contact:  Michael McKeen
Telephone:  617-450-2973
Fax:  617-450-2283
Type of Business:  Media/Broadcasting

 

 


 

 

Monsanto Corporation

The archives of the Monsanto Corporation are now maintained by Washington University in St. Louis. Inquiries should be sent to:

Sonya Rooney, University Archivist
Washington University in St. Louis Campus Box 1061 One Brookings Drive St. Louis, Missouri 63130-4899

Phone: (314) 935-9730
E-mail: srooney@wustl.edu
Web site: http://library.wustl.edu/units/spec/archives/

Holdings: 1901 - Present

Description: This collection consists of items that are of permanent historical value, including original manuscripts, typescripts, newspaper clippings, photocopies (when the original is unavailable), photographs, negatives, slides, films, videos, audio cassettes and various recordings, and artifacts.

Updated November 21, 2014

 


 

 

 

 

The MONY Group, Inc.*
1740 Broadway
New York, NY 10019
www.mony.com

Contact:  Archival Services Department, The History Factory
14140 Parke Long Court
Chantilly, VA 20151-1649
www.historyfactory.com

Telephone:  703-631-0500
Fax:  703-631-1124
E-Mail:  mony@historyfactory.com
Type of Business:  Life Insurer, Life, Disability Income and Annuities, Funds and Securities
Hours of Service:  9:00am - 5:30pm

Conditions of Access:  Restricted. Outside requests for information subject to approval by The MONY Group.

Holdings:  1840s - present
Total Volume:  440 linear feet

Description: The MONY Archives are comprised of records from the executive office, corporate affairs and all product management and support management operations. Policy contracts, advertisements, photographs, annual reports, sales material and memorabilia are retained. More than 50 titles of home office and agency publications, numerous agency/agent biographical files and a special collection of famous policyholders files are examples of material within the collection.

Updated August 17, 2003

 


 

 

The Jim Moran Foundation
100 Jim Moran Blvd.
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442
http://www.jimmoranfoundation.org

Contact: Michael Zaidman, Sr. Archival Administrator
Telephone:  954.429.2175
Fax:  954.596.7498
E-Mail: michael.zaidman@jimmoranfoundation.org

Description: The Jim Moran Foundation documents the story of Jim Moran, founder of JM Family Enterprises.

Updated February 14, 2011

 


 

 

 

 

Motorola Solutions, Inc.
Motorola, Inc. Legacy Archives and Motorola Solutions, Inc. Archives
1295 East Algonquin Road
Schaumburg, IL 60196

Contact:  Sue Topp, CA
Telephone:  847-538-5571
E-Mail:  history@motorolasolutions.com
Type of Business:  Electronics
Hours of Service:  Closed to the public

Conditions of Access:  The Archives serves the company’s employees and customers and is closed to the public.  Exceptions are considered upon written application, and are subject to available resources and approval by the archivist and the company’s public relations office.

Holdings:  1928-present
Total Volume:  2,400 cubic feet plus 9,000 three-dimensional artifacts

Description: On January 4, 2011, Motorola, Inc. split into two separate companies, Motorola Mobility, Inc. (cellular phones) and Motorola Solutions, Inc. (two-way radio equipment and services).  The two companies share access to the Motorola, Inc. Legacy Archives Collection which continues to reside at the Motorola Solutions, Inc. in Schaumburg, Illinois.  The legacy collection preserves records and artifacts that document the heritage of Motorola, its businesses, people, products, facilities and initiatives, and the history and evolution of the Motorola brand, from the company’s founding as Galvin Manufacturing Corporation in Chicago by the Galvin family in 1928, through the end of its existence as a single company at the end of 2010.  The Legacy Archives Collection contains materials documenting two-way radios and networks; cellular technology (phones, infrastructure and networks); semiconductors, 1948-2004; paging technologies; consumer entertainment radios, televisions and phonographs, bulk 1940s-1960s; automotive electronics; and government and space electronics, such as communications provided to NASA programs.

Motorola Solutions, Inc. Archives Collection contains materials created 2011 and later that document Motorola Solutions, Inc. going forward.

Formats include marketing and product literature; advertising; news releases; reports; correspondence; key leader biographical materials; oral histories; photographs; audiovisual materials; and key products and packaging.  Heritage services include consulting; research; special projects; publications; external and internal Web sites; social media; physical exhibits; speaking engagements; and collections management.

Updated November 18, 2014

 


 

 

 

 

Mutual of America
30 W. 60th Street, 9-T
New York, NY 10023

Contact:  Pamela Dunn Lehrer
Telephone:  212-224-1776
Fax:  212-582-4516

 


 

 

 

 

Mutual Assurance Company
The Green Tree Group
240 South Fourth Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Contact:  Carol Wojtowicz Smith, Curator/Archivist
Telephone:  215-925-0609
Fax:  215-925-5473
Type of Business:  Insurance and insurance-related services
Hours of Service:  M-F 8:30am-5:00pm, by appointment only

Conditions of Access:  Open to serious researchers

Holdings:  1784-present
Total Volume:  300 linear feet

Description: Legal, administrative, financial and underwriting records of the Mutual Assurance Company from its beginning to the present. Of particular interest to outside researchers are the surveys of insured properties.

 

Page updated May 23, 2012

 

 

 


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