Grace A. Rush, Inc. records, 1912-1976.


Grace A. Rush, Inc. Grace A. Rush, Inc. records, 1912-1976.

Grace A. Rush, Inc. records, 1912-1976.

Contains correspondence from U.S. Senators, cabinet members, governors, and one from President Eisenhower thanking the Rushes for fruit cakes and other food stuffs. Includes price lists, catalogs, advertisement mock-ups, recipes, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks with photographs, etc., from 1912 to 1974. Also contains information about the proposed merger with Beaumont Inn Foods.

1.2 cubic ft. (2 boxes)

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