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McNally family papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-McNallyF
Abstract Letters, diaries, scrapbooks, photographs, cemetery records, wills, and obituaries of several generations of the family of Andrew McNally I of Chicago, founder of the Rand McNally Co., a publishing firm specializing in cartography. There is much material concerning Andrew McNally I, his Chicago home, and especially his Windermere Ranch in what became La Mirada, California, including the ranch's olive oil plant and McNally's efforts to promote settlement in the area. Also extensive materials...
Dates: 1788-2002; Majority of material found within 1850 - 1993

Rand McNally and Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-Rand
Abstract Business records of the Rand McNally Company, established in 1856 in Chicago. The firm became well known for its cartographic publishing, but also produced a variety of trade books, textbooks, periodicals, and printing jobs such as railroad tickets and coupons. Includes records of financial, marketing, and production activities, including correspondence; visual materials, including photographs, artwork, and scrapbooks; printing artifacts and samples, etc.
Dates: 1856-1996

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  • Names: Rand McNally and Company X
  • Names: McNally, Andrew, 1909- X
  • Subject: Manuscripts, American X

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Central America -- Description and travel 1
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Citrus fruit industry -- California 1
College prose, American -- New York (State) 1
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Diaries -- 1801-1850 1
Dreams -- Religious aspects -- Sources 1
Estates (Law) -- United States -- Cases 1
Europe -- Description and travel 1
Family trusts -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Genealogical correspondence -- United States 1
Hammond (Ind.) -- Industries 1
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Land use -- California -- History 1
Land use -- California -- Los Angeles -- Maps 1
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Map publishing -- Canada 1
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Mexico -- Description and travel 1
New York (N.Y.) -- Social conditions -- 19th century 1
New York (State) -- Genealogy 1
New York (State) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories 1
Olive oil industry -- California 1
Petroleum industry and trade -- California -- History 1
Photograph albums -- 1851-1900 1
Photograph albums -- 1901-1950 1
Photographs -- 1851-1900 1
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Photographs -- 1951-2000 1
Plays (performing arts compositions) -- 1851-1900 1
Printing -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
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Publishers' catalogs 1
Ranch life -- California 1
Scrapbooks -- 1951-2000 1
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Topolobampo (Mexico) -- Description and travel 1
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Clark family 1
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Conkey, William B. 1
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