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CRA052 -- Hammond, Indiana Collection
  
Calumet Regional Archives

Inventory

5.75 Linear Feet

March 1989
Revised 1990 (April, December), 1991 (June, November), 1992 (February, June), March 1993, February 1994, January 1995, 1996 (February, September), September 1997, 1998 (February, October, December), June 1999, March 2000, 2001 (January, March), 2002 (June, August), May 2008, December 2008, February 2018



Box Folder Description
1 1 Brochure, U. S. Bureau of the Census, Census of Housing: City Block 1950
2 Report, Purdue-Calumet Development Foundation, Urban Development Program for Hammond, 1958
3 Report, Purdue-Calumet Development Foundation, An Urban Improvement Program-Report #1, 1958
4 Brochure, U. S. Census of Housing-City Blocks, 1960
5 Brochure, U. S. Census of Housing-Special Report For Local Authorities, 1960
6 Report, A Management Audit of Hammond, 1962
7 Report, Hammond & East Chicago Chambers of Commerce. Joint Statement to the U. S. Army Engineers, 1963
8 Report, An American Middle Sized City: Hammond Indiana, by Leslie Singer, 1978
9 Report, Indiana Advisory Committee on Civil Rights, "Sworn to Protect Whom?", 1982
10 Report, Police-Community Relations Program Proposal, n.d.
11 Brochures, Hammond, Indiana, 1964, 1976, 1978
1 12 Yearbook, Hammond's Bicentennial Yearbook, 1976
13 Brochure, Hammond: Indiana's Piece of Greater Chicago, 1983
14 Community Analyses, Hammond, 1973, 1980, 1991
15 Directories, Local Government, Hammond, compiled by the League of Women Voters, 1965,(1978-1994)
  16 Booklet, Pages From the Past, 1991
17 Brochure, A Brief History of Hammond, n.d.
18 Teachers' Guide, "Hammond: Our Home, Our Community," 1992


Series: Hammond City Government
Box Folder Description
1 19 Master Plan, Land Use and Zoning, Hammond City Plan Commission, 1950
20 Report, Department of Development, Hammond Historical and Architectural Survey, 1982
21 Workshop Packet, Building Neighborhood Partnerships Conference, Department of Planning and Development/Hammond Urban Enterprise Zone, 1995
22 Annual Report, Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, City of Hammond, December 31, 1999
  23 Annual Reports, Department of Health, City of Hammond, 1986-1989
24 Yearbook, Hammond Police, Featuring Historical Highlights, 1884-1965, 1965
25 Program, Winter Recreation Program, 1967-1968, Hammond Park and Recreation Department, 1967
26 Brochures, Hammond Marina Dedication, Hammond Port Authority, 1991
  27 Newsletter, Harbor One News, Hammond Port Authority, Summer 1996


Series: The Arts
Box Folder Description
1 28 Program, Sousa and His Band, Parthenon Theater, 1923
29 Flyer, Rock Stars of the Fifties Concert, Hammond Civic Auditorium, 1977
30 Pamphlet, The Literalist, Hammond Amateur Writer's Club, 1934
31 Magazine, Creative, 1936-1937
32 Booklet, George G. Elmslie Architectural Ornament from the Edison and Morton Schools, Hammond, Indiana, 1998
33 Biographical Information, Jean Shepherd, 2004--
33a Program, Jaques Gordon in Concert, n.d.
33b Program, Opera "Faust," The Festival Opera Company, April 11, 1932
33c Program, Second Annual Spring Program, Chorus of the Hammond Junior Woman's Club, May 26, 1932
33d Program, Second Annual Flower and Art Show, n.d.
33e Pamphlet, Jean Dickenson Concert, January 16, 1941
33f Program, Veloz and Yolanda in an Evening of "Dansation," Paramount Theatre, November 3, 1941
33g Program, (2), Jewtopia, Towle Theater, 2013


Series: Business / Industry
Box Folder Description
1 34 Industrial Directory, Hammond, ca. 1960s
35 Correspondence, Hammond Chamber of Commerce, 1980
36 Agreement, American Steel Foundries and Steel Workers Organizing Committee, 1941
37-40 Agreements, American Steel Foundries and United Steelworkers of America, (1942-1983)
2 1-4 Rosters, 25-Year Club, American Steel Foundries, (1954-1993)
5 Agreement, Pensions, American Steel Foundries and United Steelworkers of America, 1955
6 Annual Report, Amsted Industries, 1980
7 Annual Report/Articles, American Maize Products Company, 1986, 1993
8 Appraisal Report, Barelli's Appliance Store, 1956
9 Promotional Brochure, Hammond Times, 1966
10 Brochures, Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad, n.d.
11-12 Newsletters, Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad, 1993-1996
2 13 Customer Guide, Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad, n.d.
14 Calendar, Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad Centennial, 1996
14a Bill, St. Margaret Hospital, birth of Robert Cashman, November 19, 1941
15 Annual Report, Stauffer Chemical Company, 1970
16 Brochure, WHIP Radio, Hammond, ca. 1938
17 Scrapbook, WJOB Radio, Hammond, 1991; Booklet, Radio at War, WJOB, ca. 1943
17a Pamphlet, Historical information, Oak Hill Cemetery, 1984


Series: Churches
Box Folder Description
2 18 Programs, Hammond Open Forums, Beth-el Temple, (1924-1940) (Photocopies)
  19 Directory, Temple Beth-el, n.d.
20 Program, Congregation Beth Israel, Geniza Ceremony, 1990
21 Brochure, The First United Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1979; Directory, n.d.
22 Financial Report, St. John Bosco Church, 1962
23 Anniversary Booklet, St. Joseph Church, 1979
24 Brochure, Union Gospel Mission, 1955
25 Study, Hammond Community Concerns Inventory, Calumet District, United Methodist Church, 1976
25a Programs, Orders of Service Tenth Anniversary/Easter/Christmas Eve Midnight mass, First Presbyterian Church, (1928, 1936, 1940)
25b Pamphlet, "Choir Voice," First Presbyterian Church Choir, n.d.
25c Script, The Redemption, First Presbyterian Church Choir of Hammond, April 21, 1935
25d Programs, Various concerts and plays, First Presbyterian Church, (1932-1964)
25e Book, "Our Favorite Recipes," Women of Chirst Lutheran Church, Hammond, Indiana, 1976


Series: Community Organizations
Box Folder Description
2 26 Pamphlet, Mayflower Teen Home, 1956
27 Brochure, The Phoenix House, n.d.
28 List, Hammond Historical Society Programs, n.d.
29 Membership Directory, Optimist Club of Hammond, 1991-1992
29a Invitation, Hammond Woman's Club Golden Jubilee Dinner, n.d.


Series: Politics
Box Folder Description
2 30 Program, Edward C. Dowling Testimonial Dinner, 1959
31 Programs, Hammond Women's Jackson Club, 1959, 1962
32 Booklet, The Hammond Reporter, 1965
33 Map, (1), Precincts, Hammond, 1979


Series: Schools
Box Folder Description
3 1 Announcement, St. Casimir Parish Polish School, 1988
2 Newsarticles, Little Red Schoolhouse, Hessville, 2003
3 Brochure, Hammond Public Schools, 1957 Science Fair at Hammond Tech, March 29-30, 1957
3a Program, Baccalaureate Service Senior Class of 1944, Hammond High School, June 4, 1944
3b Program, Hammond High School Class Day, June 3, 1953
3d Book, Hammond High School Reunion by Mail, Class of 1940, February 14, 2007


Series: Sports
Box Folder Description
3 4 By-Laws, Hammond Mohawks, 1986
5 Books, (2), Hammond Braves, 1938-1947, 1979


Series: Various
Box Folder Description
3 6 Paper, History of St.Joseph Church, n.d.
7 Thesis, "A Study of Hammond, Indiana Central Hammond Detail", 1980
8 Paper, "The War Came: German Americans and Hammond, 1914-1917", 1987
9 Articles, Hammond Public Works, 1949
10 Article, “Memories of Shabbos in Hammond, Indiana” by Gail Hartmann Golden, 1986
11 Article, “The Jews of Hammond, Indiana: Their homes and businesses in 1937, 1954, and today” by Daniel Levin, 1990
12 Booklet, Strike! The Clash at Highland and Columbia Streets, September 9, 1919, by Patricia Gorman, 1974
13 Newsarticle, "Where is Poverty?", The Times, August 8, 1968
14 Newsarticle, "Memories of City Spirit Are All That Remain", The Times, April 2, 1989
15 Newsarticle, "Walking Hammond", The Times, August 1, 1993
16 Newsarticle (partial), "The 'Town' of Roby is No More", Times, July 11, 1971
17 Newsclipping, "Jacob Kaspar, Famous Mason, Passes at 88", n.d.
18 Newsarticle, "Indictment Puts Brakes on Hammond Rapper's Career", The Times, September 26, 1999
19 Newsarticle, "The Standard Steel Car Strike", The Times,September 24, 1989
3 20 Newsarticle, "New Lear Plant to Hire 300", Times, December 26, 1994
21 Newsarticle, Industrial Fuel and Asphalt Corp. (Whiteco Chemical), 1991
22 Newsarticles, "Hammond Council Awards Tax Abatement to American Maize", The Times, May 15, 1991
23 Newsarticles, Phil Smidt's Restaurant, The Times, April 6, 2000
24 Newsarticle, "On the Road to Salvation" (First Baptist Church) Chicago, June, 1981
25 Newsarticle,"'And Justice for All': Hammond's NAACP Leader Leaves 23-Year Legacy", The Times, October 12, 1994
26 Newsarticle, United Polka Association, Hammond Chapter, Times, December 13, 1987
27 Newsarticle, "Her Words are Presidential" (Carolyn Curiel), Post-Tribune, June 2, 1996
28 Newsarticles, "Golden Anniversary" (Hammond Tech's State Basketball Championship), Post-Tribune, December 5, 1989
29 Newsarticle, “Two NIPSCO Vets Retire” (Charles Beanblossom and George Deitz), The Hammond Times, April 14, 1953
30 Newsarticle, “Hammond Medical Laboratory Offers Closer Access” (Alverno Chemical Laboratories), Post-Tribune, February 16, 1999
31 Newsarticle, “Lake Michigan Winery”, Post Tribune, October 7, 2004
32 Newsarticle, “Hammond Launches New Recreation Area” (Lost Marsh), Inside INDiana Business, September 22, 2003
6   Newspapers, Ye Smallish Tymes, Washington School, 1931-1932


Oversize
On Shelf
Report, Development Study and Market Analysis of Downtown Hammond, 1958
Newspaper, The Calumet Herald, (Hammond High School), November 4, 1955.
Map Drawer File Description
1 7 Map, (1), Hammond, n.d.
1 7 Map,(1), Precincts, Hammond, 1965‑1966
1 7 Newspaper, Hammond Times Centennial Edition, 1951


Sound Recording
Description
Phonograph record, This is Hammond, presented by the Hammond Historical Society, n.d. (housed in CRA Sound Recordings Collection)


Subject Tracings
  • American Maize Company
  • American Steel Foundries
  • Amsted Industries
  • Architecture -- Hammond
  • Barelli's Appliance Store
  • Bishop Noll High School
  • Christ Lutheran Church
  • Church of the Nazarene (Hammond)
  • Churches, Hammond
  • Economic Development Projects
  • Ethnic Groups
  • First Baptist Church (Hammond)
  • First Presbyterian Church (Hammond)
  • First United Evangelical Lutheran Church (Hammond)
  • Gavit High School
  • Hammond, Indiana
  • Hammond Braves
  • Hammond Chamber of Commerce
  • Hammond High School
  • Hammond Historical Society
  • Hammond Marina
  • Hammond Mohawks
  • Hammond Police Department
  • Hammond Technical Vocational High School
  • Hammond Woman's Club
  • Harrison Park (Hammond)
  • Hirsch-Stein Starch and Glue Works
  • Housing
  • Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad
  • Jean Dickenson
  • Marinas
  • Masonic Temple (Hammond)
  • Mayflower Teen Home
  • Morton High School
  • Oak Hill Cemetery
  • Optimist Club of Hammond
  • Parade
  • Paramount Theatre (Hammond)
  • Phoenix House
  • Radio
  • Railroads
  • Restaurants
  • Rooster Club
  • Schools, Hammond
  • Shepherd, Jean
  • Sports
  • St. Casimir Polish School
  • St. John Bosco Church (Hammond)
  • St. Joseph Church (Hammond)
  • St. Margaret Hospital
  • Stauffer Chemical Company
  • Steel Workers Organizing Committee (SWOC)
  • Temple Beth-el (Hammond)
  • Towle Theater
  • Union Gospel Mission
  • United Steelworkers of America
  • Urban Renewal
  • WHIP Radio
  • WJOB Radio
  • Woodmar Methodist Church
  • Woodmar Shopping Center
  • World War I