Library historical files, 1768-1986.

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American Iron and Steel Institute. Public Relations Dept. Library historical files, 1768-1986.

Library historical files, 1768-1986.

The historical miscellany includes scattered notes, draft articles, bulletins, clippings, etc. on the history of the American Iron and Steel Institute and its predecessors, including the 1855 constitution and bylaws of the American Iron Association. There are lists of presidents and honorary vice presidents, original membership lists, lists of medals and awards, and menus from early Institute banquets. A file on "Activities of the Washington Office" (1916-1921) consists of typed transcripts of letters from government officials regarding setting production and prices for the World War I effort and the text of a 1921 speech by General Pershing congratulating steel executives for their contribution to the victory.

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