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Collection Title: J. B. McIver Collection

Accession Number: 068

Archives and Special Collections Department
Frazar Memorial Library
McNeese State University


Container List

Box 1

File Folder (FF) 1    Photocopies of articles concerning Captain McIver (also mentions Henry L. Doherty and
                                    W. Alton Jones)
                    FF 2     Photocopies of articles concerning Henry L. Doherty, founder of Cities Service (obits included)
                    FF 3     Information on the yachts captained by J. B. McIver while under the employ of Doherty in Florida
                                    (includes guest lists, thank you letters, records of fish caught, certificates)
                    FF 4     American Legion Certificate of Appreciation to McIver
                    FF 5     Letters concerning infantile paralysis. McIver was involved with the treatment of the disease through his
                                    employer, Henry L. Doherty, who helped begin the March of Dimes with Franklin D. Roosevelt
                                    (see articles in FF 2)
                    FF 6     Photographs showing Captain McIver with fishing parties (7)
                    FF 7     Photographs of Captain McIver (one with Veronica Lake, one with Mrs. Henry L. Doherty)
                                    (one additional photo of Mrs. Doherty) (3)
                    FF 8     Photographs of fishing parties (6)
                    FF 9     Photographs of various yachts including D-1, D-2, Dawn, and Sun Dawn (13)
                    FF 10   Fishing Log 1932 - 1946
                    FF 11   Yacht Log Book and Guest Register for the Dawn and the Sundown 1957 - 1962

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