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Crane Co. : Crane Company Records, 1920-1955

Foundry established in Chicago in 1855 by R.T. Crane which became a major industry in manufacturing electrical and plumbing supplies. Records were kept by stenographer/cashier Margaret Laue, mostly pertaining to Crane Co.'s social events for employees, including plays, programs, centennial events, and an annual picnic at Riverview Amusement Park. Includes cards, invitations, programs, desk diaries, tickets, pins, and medals.
Extent: 0.4 linear feet - (1 box)
Subjects: Business, Chicago, Theater
Call Number: Midwest MS Crane
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The Crane Co. Records are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).