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D. C. & H. C. Reed & Co. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3710
Scope and Contents Letter to the Ward and Dolson Company in Charlotte, Michigan from D. C. and H. C. Reed and Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan on May 4, 1886. The letter was written by Geo A. Douglas asking Ward and Dolson to ship one buggy to Orson Douglas, Constantine, Michigan.

The letter contains two parts. The first part is a request for a buggy to be shipped to Constantine Michigan and the second part adding a question about record keeping.

D.C. Wooden Company Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3773
Scope and Contents The D.C. Wooden Company was founded by Durward C. Wooden (18 Jul 1892 - Nov 1986) of Kalamazoo, MI. The earliest the company is found in the city directories is 1922, at 419-421 Church St. By 1935 the company had relocated to 344 Henrietta St. D.C. Wooden was married twice and in both situations his wife held a role in the company, usually the company treasurer. The company would last into the 1960s, until it was sold to Victor Comptometer in 1964. At the time it had 20 employees and was...

Dunwell Drug Company

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-2480
Scope and Contents This contains a 1913 newsletter from the Dunwell Drug Company.

Directory Listings:

1905-1916 S. Hoyt Dunwell 819 S. West and 737 W. Main 1917-1919 Edgar A. Dunwell 747 W. Main 1921-1924 No Listing 1926-1927 Edgar A. Dunwell 775 W. Main 1929 Edgar A. Dunwell 771-773 W. Main 1930-1970 Maurie E. Dunwell 769 W. Main

Edwards & Chamberlin Hardware Co. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3264
Abstract The collection is composed of materials from the Edwards and Chamberlin Hardware Company, a Kalamazoo firm in business from 1889 until 1931. The materials date from 1911 until 1931.

General Gas Light Company Pamphlet

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Identifier: RH-A-3936
Scope and Contents This collection is composed of a pamphlet as an advertisement from the General Gas Light Company located in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Published in 1928, it promoted their Humphrey Radiantfire, an indoor gas heater which could fit in the fireplace. The pamphlet advertised 24 radiators which came in various colors such as brown, bronze, black, rich maroon, green, wrought iron, pierced hearth and various shades of brass. Other products advertised included 6 brass fenders and...

Hammond Machinery, Inc. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3472
Scope and Contents Life is good in Kalamazoo, the city that Hammond Calls Home, a booklet produced by the Hammond Machinery Builders in 1952. Booklet contains information on Kalamazoo education and recreation along with some general information about the city.

John Deere Farmers Pocket Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3943
Scope and Contents The Farmers Pocket Ledger appears to be a general guide produced by the John Deere Company and distributed to several hardware or farming stores. This ledger served as a personal guide for farming tactics while also promoting and advertising the products and tools the John Deere Company had to offer.

Kalamazoo and Suburban Express Company Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3696
Scope and Contents This collection is composed of a sign from the Kalamazoo and Suburban Express Company. The sign simply says “Kalamazoo and Suburban Express Co.” in black on both sides. This sign likely dates to the latter portion of the 19th century. The sign was created approximately between 1880-1900.

Kalamazoo Creamery Company Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3701
Scope and Contents “This leaflet and recipes are provided you through the courtesy of your milkman,” and explains the correct way to whip cream and how to use it to enhance different dishes and desserts. When whipping cream, day old heavy whipping cream is the best to use and has to be cold (32-44 degrees) and the bowl and whipper must also be chilled. If the cream becomes too warm (48 degrees or warmer) it will likely turn to butter. Whipping forces air between the clusters of fat globules and the more air...

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Fisher, Holly J. 1
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Jackson, Charles Arthur, 1915-2005 1
Kalamazoo Creamery Company (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
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Kalamazoo Publishing Company 1
Kalamazoo and Suburban Express Company 1
Kelly, Eugene, 1890-1964 1
Kromdyk & Son (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Kromdyk, Peter, 1859-1935 1
Kromdyk, Roy P., 1884-1961 1
Lacey-Webber Company (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Lull Carriage Company 1
McCaul's Printers (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Michigan Buggy Company (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
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Morgan, Ward C., 1907-1997 1
Pacific Gas and Electric Company 1
Pease & Son Printers (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
Phelps & Bigelow Windmill Company 1
Remington Rand, Inc. 1
Robert G. McCaul 1
Russell, E.B. 1
SmartShop Metal Arts Center (Kalamazoo, Mich.) 1
SmartShop Metalworking School and Art Gallery 1
Steward, L.J. 1
Taylor, Theophilus, 1849-1922 1
Van Zoeren, Albert, 1898-1970 1
Van Zoeren, Charles A. 1
VanderWeele, C. John 1
Wooden, Durward C., 1892-1986 1
Yonkerman Chemical Company 1
Yonkerman, Derk P., 1859-1923 1
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