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Associated General Contractors of America records

 Collection
Identifier: 2727
Abstract: The Associated General Contractors of America formed in 1918 as a trade organization representing the interests of the construction industry. Initially organized as a response to the demands placed on contractors during the First World War, today the Association has over 26,000 member firms. The records of the Associated General Contractors of America consist of annual convention and board meeting reports; minutes, digests of action, and resolutions of the executive committee; an unpublished history of the organization, and general and internal policy statements.
Dates: 1926-2002

J. Howard Pew papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1634
Abstract: J. Howard Pew (1882-1971) was president of one of the largest wholesale distributor of motor petroleum companies, the Sun Oil Company (now Sunoco) from 1912 to 1947. He was a prominent philanthropist. In 1948, Pew and his siblings co-founded The Pew Charitable Trusts, a non-profit, non-governmental organization with the purpose of serving the public. The J. Howard Pew papers are primarily concerned with Pew's political activities and philanthropy. The collection is arranged into seven series: Alphabetical general correspondence; Subject files; Presbyterian Church; Christian Freedom Foundation; Glenmede Trust Co.; Pew Memorial Foundation; and Grove City College.
Dates: 1902-1971

Morris Sayre speeches

 Collection
Identifier: 1720
Abstract: In 1932, Morris Sayre (1885-1953) became a director of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), which he became president of in 1948. The collection contains speeches given by Morris Sayre on behalf of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM).
Dates: 1906, 1932-1952, undated

Philip D. Reed papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1984
Abstract: The papers cover Reed’s private and governmental activities which include work with the War Production Board and the Mission for Economic Affairs during the Second World War. Correspondence files detail his role as a director and a member of the board of directors for numerous corporations and government organizations. Reed’s friendship and political relationship with Dwight David Eisenhower is documented, as is his role in persuading Eisenhower to run for President in 1952.
Dates: 1927-1989

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National Association of Manufacturers (U.S.) 2
Aero Commander, Inc 1
American Economic Foundation 1
American Liberty League 1
Associated General Contractors of America 1
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Beaver Valley Railroad Company 1
Bohemian Club (San Francisco, Calif.) 1
Boone County Coal Corporation 1
Boy Scouts of America 1
Buckley, William F. (William Frank) 1
Byrd, Harry Flood, 1887-1966 1
Chilton Company 1
Christian Freedom Foundation 1
Committee for Constitutional Government 1
Conant, James Bryant, 1893-1978 1
Crane, Jasper E. (Jasper Elliot), 1881-1969 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 1
Glenmede Trust Company 1
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris), 1909-1998 1
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018 1
Grove City College 1
Haake, Alfred P. (Alfred Paul), 1885-1961 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar), 1895-1972 1
John Birch Society 1
Lane, Rose Wilder, 1886-1968 1
Lawrence, David, 1888-1973 1
Loeb, William, 1905-1981 1
McIntire, Carl, 1906-2002 1
Merion Cricket Club 1
Mont Pelerin Society 1
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America 1
National Industrial Conference Board 1
National Radio Advertisers Association (U.S.) 1
Newton Falls Paper Mill Company 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
Peale, Norman Vincent, 1898-1993 1
Pepper, George Wharton, 1867-1961 1
Pew Memorial Foundation 1
Pew, J. Howard (John Howard), 1882-1971 1
Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A 1
Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Foundation 1
Presbyterian Lay Committee 1
Reagan, Ronald 1
Reed, Philip D. (Philip Dunham) 1
Republican National Committee (U.S.) 1
Rickenbacker, Eddie, 1890-1973 1
Rockefeller, John D., Jr. (John Davison), 1874-1960 1
Rogers, Sherman 1
Sayre, Morris, 1885-1953 1
Spellman, Francis, 1889-1967 1
Taft, Robert A. (Robert Alphonso) 1
Thomas, Lowell, 1892-1981 1
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 1
United Presbyterian Church of North America. General Assembly 1
United Presbyterian Foundation 1
Von Mises, Ludwig, 1881-1973 1
Weir, Ernest Tener, 1875-1957 1
Welch, Robert 1
YMCA of the USA 1
Yama Conferences on National Industrial Efficiency (1915 : Napanoch, N.Y.) 1
Young Americans for Freedom 1
Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A 1
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