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Register of the Eagal (John H., Sr.) Collection, 1812-1970
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CONTAINER LIST

 

BOX ONE: EAGAL FAMILY PAPERS

 

1.1 REMINISCENCES OF JOHN H. EAGAL, SR., 1952 [from interview for the Oral History Section of the Ford Motor Company Archives, 68 pages]

 

1.2 STOCK CERTIFICATE BOOK FOR THE ALTHOUSE-EAGAL CO., June 6, 1919 [47 items, 14cm]

 

1.3 MINUTES OF THE ALTHOUSE-EAGAL, CO., 1919-1944 [80 pages, 21cm.]

 

1.4 JOSEPH EAGAL, June 15, 1841 [1 item, Washington Volunteers Union, notice of inspection]

 

1.5 M. J. EAGAL, 1862-1877, [9 items, military documents, correspondence and poetry]

 

1.6 T.D. EAGAL CORRESPONDENCE, 1839-1842, [22 items; with Elizabeth Scott, brothers and others]

 

1.7 T.D. EAGAL CORRESPONDENCE, 1843-1849, [25 items; with wife and relatives]

 

1.8 T.D. EAGAL CORRESPONDENCE, 1853-1865 [23 items; with relatives]

 

1.9 T.D. EAGAL CORRESPONDENCE, 1866-1881 [27 items; with relatives]

 

1.10 T.D. EAGAL PAPERS, 1881-1903[21 items, correspondence, business papers, legal briefs]

 

1.11 ALTHOUSE-EAGAL CO., 1934 [ 5 items, records, business papers]

 

1.12 ALTHOUSE-EAGAL CO. CORPORATE RECORDS [copies, 40 pp.]

 

1.13 MISCELLANOUS SCRAPS [ca. 40 itmes, newspaper clippings, rail tickets, advertisements, etc.]

 

1.14 MISCELLANOUS SCRAPS [10 items, newspaper clippings]

 

1.15 EAGAL FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHS [3items]

 

1.16 PHOTOGRAPH OF AUTO GARAGE IN IRON MOUNTAIN MICHIGAN, 1915

 

1.17 JOHN H. EAGAL, SR.'S 95TH BIRTHDAY PRESENTATION, 12-3-70 [use restricted; 2 photos]

 

BOX TWO: ALBUMS & SCRAPBOOKS

 

2.1 LEATHER BOUND SCRAPBOOK, 1812-1889 [36cm., 100 pages, newpaper clippings, correspondence, poetry, family news, obituaries, etc., (index on page 1)]

 

2.2 PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM, 1903-1918 [black ringbinder, 30cm., 32 pages, ca. 60 photographs, mostly of automobiles]

 

2.3 PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM, 1919-1953 [red ringbinder, 30cm., 70 pages, ca. 80 photographs, mostly of automobiles]

 

BOX 3: BOOKS & PAMPHLETS

 

3.1 "INSTRUCTIONS FOR FORD, MODEL N CAR, DETROIT, 1906 ." [pamphlet]

 

3.2 "FORD MODEL T INSTRUCTION BOOK, DETROIT, 1913" [pamphlet; reprint, 1954; 2 copies]

 

3.3 "OLD TIME NEWS; OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF THE AUTOMOBILE OLD TIMERS, INC." (July 1943-October 1947) [10 issues]

 

3.4 KEATS, JOHN. THE INSOLENT CHARIOTS

 

3.5 SORENSEN, CHARLES E. MY FORTY YEARS WITH FORD

 

3.6 RICHARDS, WILLIAM C. THE LAST BILLIONARE

 

3.7 CORLE, EDWIN. JOHN STUDEBAKER AND AMERICAN DREAM [2 copies]

 

3.8 CLYMER, FLOYD. HISTORICAL MOTOR SCRAPBOOK

 

3.9 WHITE, LEE STORUT, FAREWELL TO MODEL T

 

BOX 4: MORE BOOKS & PAMPHLETS

 

4.1 "FORD LIFE," [Vol. 1 Nos. 4 and 5, three copies of each, with articles by John H. Eagal]

 

4.2 CLYMER, FLOYD, HENRY'S WONDERFUL MODEL T

 

4.3 FORD MOTOR COMPANY. FORTY YEARS, 1903-1943

 

4.4 FORD MOTOR COMPANY. AUTO-UNIVERSUM, 1964

 

4.5 STERN, PHILIP VAN DOREN, TIN LIZZY.

 

4.6 SIMONDS, WILLIAM A., FORD, MOTOR GENIUS.

 

BOX FIVE: SCRAPBOOKS #2

 

5.1 MELZAR, EAGAL. MILITARY ORDER OF THE LOYAL LEGION, CERTIFICATE, 1886

 

5.2 SCRAPBOOK NO. 1 (1875-1935) [brown, 36 cm.; newpaper clippings, photographs and memorabilia, etc. with a biography of Eagal's father and grandfather on the inside front cover]

 

5.3 SCRAPBOOK NO. 2 (June 1935-December 1944) [black]

 

5.4 SCRAPBOOK NO. 3 (January 1945-September 1961) [black]