date(s):
1873-1952
type(s):
Documentary Artifacts; Collection
A1827 Henderson, Edwin W. Collection Inventory of Edwin W. Henderson Collection A1827 EAD by Jaime Bourassa using ArchivesSpace Missouri Historical Society Library and Research Center 2018 225 S. Skinker Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63105 archives@mohistory.org URL: This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2018-10-02 06:47:13 -0500 . English Describing Archives: A Content Standard English Missouri Historical Society Library and Research Center Edwin W. Henderson Collection Henderson, Edwin W. A1827 0.06 Cubic Feet (2 folders) 1873-1952 Processing Information Processed by Dennis Northcott, October 2012. Donor Information The papers were donated by Edwin W. Henderson in November 1979. Scope and Contents Collection contains receipts, programs, invitations, business cards, and photocopies of newspaper clippings mostly relating to St. Louis. Arrangement The collection is arranged chronologically with undated items at the end. Conditions Governing Access The collection is open for research use. Conditions Governing Use For permission to publish, quote from, or reproduce material in this collection, please contact the Archives Reference Desk at archives@mohistory.org . Copyright restrictions may apply. The researcher assumes full responsibility for comforming to the laws of copyright. Physical and Technical Requirements There are no physical or technical restrictions. Preferred Citation Edwin W. Henderson Collection, Missouri Historical Society Archives, St. Louis. Advertising -- Missouri -- Saint Louis Business cards -- Missouri -- Saint Louis Business enterprises -- Missouri -- Saint Louis Letter signed T.J. Capel to Mrs. Mackay. Invites her to lunch in Chelsea. Letter is written on stationery of Cedar Villa, Wrights Lane, Kensington W. 1873 May 18 1 1 Program for the first anniversary of Hickory Council No. 766, Royal Arcanum, at Becker‟s Hall, northwest corner McNair Ave. and Victor St. Performers include Mr. P. Deckelmann, Geo. H. Fischer [George H. Fischer], Miss Josie J. Bush, Mr. G. Hansen, Louis A. Steber, Mr. F. Feinemann, Miss M. Steber, Miss R. Steber, Mr. F. Lindemuth, and Mr. C. Bumueller. 1884 May 17 1 1 Invitation of Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Dirk [Charles Dirk] to the celebration of their silver wedding at their residence, 900 Hickory Street, St. Louis. 1884 Sept 4 1 1 Booklet titled “A Glimpse at Camp Life. From the Diary of Meta Bigelow [or Meta A. Biglow]. Summer 1886.” Mentions Mr. and Mrs. Wills Ingalls of Milwaukee; Mr. and Mrs. Fred Ingalls of St. Louis; Lucian Washburn; C.G. Severance; and Mr. and Mrs. Otto Severance. 1886 Aug 1 1 Circular promoting the re-opening of Miss M.E. Brooks‟ School for Young Ladies at 3200 Locust Street, St. Louis, Mo., on September 21, 1887. Mentions instructors Miss Helen E. Swain, Mme. L. Schuler, and Abraham Epstein. 1887 Sept 21 1 1 Report of scholarship and character of William G. Pettus, Smith Academy of Washington University. 1888 May 18 1 1 Advertising card of the Nilsson Statuary Group Co., St. Louis: “Don‟t fail to see 2000 years ago, n.w. cor. Grand and Laclede Aves., The Finest and Most Attractive Show in the World‟s Fair City. Scenes and Groups from Palestine, The Life of Christ, In 16 Groups, with over 150 Figures. Continuous Exhibition. . . .” [1904?] 1 1 Photocopy of incomplete newspaper article titled “King to Visit Castle That Slighted Queen. British Ruler Will Be Guest of Lord Bute at Cardiff.” Regarding the visit of King Edward and Queen Alexandra‟s visit to Cardiff Castle as guests of Lord Bute. 1907 July 2 1 1 Photocopy of newspaper article titled “Mgr. T.J. Capel Is Dead. Former Chamberlain to Pope Expires in California.” [1911] 1 1 Photocopy of newspaper article titled “St. Louis Society Paid Homage to Late Mgr. Capel. Prelate Well Known Here Had Unique Career in the U.S. and Abroad.” Regarding Monsignor Thomas John Capel. 1911 Oct 29 1 1 Invitation card to the golden jubilee of the First German Presbyterian Church, 10th and Rutger Streets, May 18, 1913, and reception at Anchor Hall, Jefferson and Park Avenues, May 20. 1913 May 18 1 1 Receipt of Max Berg, the expert tailor, 1708 Franklin Ave., St. Louis, Mo., to J.W. Ready. 1917 Sept 27 1 1 Menu and roster of the Christmas dinner of the Third Instruction Company, Buzzer School, Franklin Cantonments, Camp Meade, Maryland. 1918 1 1 Handwritten list titled “Popular Songs of the A.E.F.,” No. II, Paris, 1918. (2 pages) 1918 1 1 Receipt of Claes & Sons Manufacturing Co., 906-908 South 12th St., St. Louis, Mo., to Ready. 1918 May 17 1 1 Invitation card of Mr. and Mrs. W.F. Shannon announcing the opening of their confectionery at 2151 Ohio Avenue. 1924 July 19 1 1 Receipt of C.M. McDonald Real Estate Co., St. Louis, to Mr. Ready for rent. 1925 Mar 4 1 1 Morning worship program of Second Baptist Church, Kingshighway and Washington Blvds., St. Louis, Mo. Mentions Samuel Elleard Heffern (1876-1951), Marge Beiser, Chester McCormack, Dena McDonald, Nora Cavan, and Howard Barton. Mentions the marriage of George C. Kite, Jr., and Alice Gerding in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Program includes an illustration of the church. Addressed to Mrs. Samuel E. Heffern and Miss Merriam Heffern, 525 Clara Ave. 1952 Oct 19 1 1 Morning worship program of Second Baptist Church, Kingshighway and Washington Blvds., St. Louis, Mo. Mentions Samuel Elleard Heffern, Kenneth Deal, Kaye Kirkbride, Leslie Friedman, Norman Johnson, Mrs. William Ringling, Estelle Cohagen, and Mr. Reams Jarrett. Mentions the deaths of Mr. I.W. Schaberg and Mr. F.M. Welch, the father of Mrs. Dorothy Schickel. Lists meetings held at the home of Mrs. Ray Havens, 5535 Lansdowne Ave.; Mrs. C.C. Cruncleton, 9239 Catalina Dr.; Mrs. J.O. Goggins (co-hosted by Mrs. J.G. Baer); Mrs. G.H. Schmidt, 415 Lee Ave., Webster Groves; Mrs. Philip C. Wagner, 6327 Mardel; and Mrs. Robert Simmons, 2033 Blendon Pl. Program includes an illustration of the church. Addressed to Mrs. Leonard S. Brown, 1227 Childress. 1952 Oct 26 1 1 Page titled “Part III: The „Wearing of the Green;‟ or, the Prosecuted Funeral Procession.” Verso contains advertisement of the Ballard Snow Liniment Co. (St. Louis, Mo.) for Ozmanlis‟ Oriental sexual pills. No date 1 1 Calling card of Monsignor Capel, 2 Scarsdale Villas, Kensington W. No date 1 1 Portrait photograph of Rev. Monsignor Capel, taken by the London Stereoscopic Photographic Company, London, England. No date 1 1 Advertising card of Dr. N. Kenison & Sons, chiropodists and manicures, 623 ½ Olive St., St. Louis. Verso contains facts about the Bible. No date 1 2 Business card of the St. Louis Mutual Fire Insurance Co. of St. Louis, Laclede Building, southwest corner 4th and Olive Streets. No date 1 2 Business card of Laclede Brass Works (Wm. Modra [William Modra], proprietor), 307 Cedar St., St. Louis, Mo. No date 1 2 Business card of Weidemueller's Funeral Home, 6203 Gravois Avenue. No date 1 2 Business card of John M. Readey, general auto repairing, 1415 Chestnut St., St. Louis, Mo. No date 1 2 Business card of Frank W. Haywood, engraver, 704 St. Charles Street. No date 1 2 Business card of Jos. W. Readey [Joseph W. Readey] and Wm. J. Readey [William J. Readey], Automobile Service Co., 2318-2320-2322 Market Street, St. Louis, Mo. No date 1 2 Business card of A.J. Jordan Cutlery Co., 3rd and Locust Sts., St. Louis, represented by Leo N. Stratmann. No date 1 2 Business card of Chas. H. Smith [Charles H. Smith], Used Car Exchange Co., 1801 Pine Street, St. Louis. No date 1 2 Business card of Rollins & Schneider (James M. Rollins and Rudolph Schneider), St. Louis. No date 1 2 Business card of J. Beckstedt Upholstering Co., 3042 Easton Ave. and 1026 North Cardinal Ave. No date 1 2 Business card of Carl Hunnius, jeweler, registered optometrist, Leavenworth, Kansas. No date 1 2 Two business cards of E.J. Maurer, Maurer Building Cleaner, 3193 Portis Ave., St. Louis, Mo. No date 1 2 Four Post-Dispatch claim checks. No date 1 2 Business card of H.T. Bigelow, Grand and Lindell, St. Louis, representing H.G. Hurd, retail distributor Buick automobiles. No date 1 2 Business card of Ben Sonken, representing A.B. Scrap Iron & Metal Co., Kansas City, Mo. No date 1 2 Business card of Leo J. Beccard, ready-to-wear clothing and tailoring, with Jacob Albrecht Clothing & Tailoring Co., 1802 South Broadway, St. Louis, Mo. No date 1 2 Business card of Venetian Mosaic and Granitoid Co. (John Bernandon, proprietor), 2241 Clark Ave., St. Louis, Mo. No date 1 2