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Snyder, Ora : Ora Snyder papers, 1887-1948

Promotional material, photographs, and artifacts belonging to Ora Snyder (1876-1948), who was a candy maker and businesswoman in Chicago. Mrs. Snyder's Candies began in 1909 and was sold in the mid-1950s to the corporation that operated Fannie May candies. Snyder was a pioneer in marketing and promoting candy, and often gave lectures on being a woman business owner.
Extent: 3 linear feet - (3 boxes, 1 record carton, and 2 oversize boxes)
Subjects: Business, Chicago, Women
Call Number: Midwest MS Snyder
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