Boards of trade
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Papers document the implementation of the National Industrial Recovery Act, June 16, 1933, in Austin and vicinity. Records relate to relations between the Austin Chamber of Commerce and national governmental agencies, local and state chambers of commerce, trade associations, labor organizations, civic clubs, and Central Texas businesses, concerning the organization, promotion, functioning, and policies of, and opposition to, the National Recovery Administration.
Roy Bedichek (1878-1959) was a naturalist, educator, writer, and director of the University (of Texas) Interscholastic League from 1914-1948. The Roy Bedichek Papers, 1897-1959, 2003, document his studies of ornithology, botany, wildlife, and conservation, history and philosophy and include literary productions, correspondence, and business records.
The Carl A. Blasig Papers, [ca. 1940]-1963, document the development of chambers of commerce and their role in promoting local business throughout Texas during the 20th century.