Oregon State Archives
Series created to propose federal funds contracts and grants. It is used for invoicing and reporting and references are made to keep track of receipts and receivables
American Textile History Museum - Osborne Library
Includes a letter, 1932, from James Montgomery, Jr., president and treasurer, to Brooks Palmer, New York City, describing the financial difficulties of the company. Also includes letters, 1934, from Montgomery to company directors, giving information about company operations and expenses, with notices of meetings of the Board of Directors. The letterhead includes an illustration of the factory
American Textile History Museum - Osborne Library
Includes minutes of stockholders' meetings, 1934; stock certificates, 1938-1939; a company history, 1938; correspondence, 1933-1962, with clients, both buyers and sellers; and reference files, ca. 1880-1950, with advertising circulars, patents, trade catalogs, photographs, and related correspondence. Also includes profit and loss statements, 1880-1918; ledgers, 1879-1918; bills, receipts and credit memos, 1939-1940; sales orders, 1895-1918, some arranged by machinery type; notebooks on machines and their installation, 1887-1920, kept by E.W. Atkinson and William P. Homans; sales contracts, 1930-1952; and a Societe Alsacienne de Constructions Mecaniques specification book, 1911-1936, concerning specific orders
American Textile History Museum - Osborne Library
Scott & Williams manufactured textile machinery, specifically hosiery and knitted underwear machinery. The records in this collection are divided into sales records and inventors and patents. The sales records (1891-1967) consist of three volumes of orders re: underwear machinery, fifteen volumes of orders re: hosiery machinery, and one volume of machines ordered and shipped. The underwear machinery volumes record order number, kind of machine manufactured, size, feeds, cuts per inch, number of cuts, style, machine number, and the date shipped. A number of different machines were shipped, including plain machine, interlock machine, deep welt machine, automatic double butt tuck & vertical floor, etc. Volume #3 also contains entries for Scott & Williams Co. of Mexico (1933-1942). The hosiery machinery volumes contain printed order forms, completed with handwritten text including the customer's name and address, the machinery model number, and the date of shipment. Each volume contains ... Read More
American Textile History Museum - Osborne Library
Includes letter dated Feb. 9, 1926, to Geo. A. Burrill, East Bridgewater, Mass., telling him to start work on changes to a dustless condenser using a dustless flue. Also contains a document headed: General rules regarding patterns; specifications and prices, 1924, of Carver linters; and documents concerning shop labor charges, 1925; and machinery changes, 1927
American Textile History Museum - Osborne Library
Contains acts of incorporation, charters and bylaws; minutes of meetings of board of directors and stockholders, 1850-1959; annual and biannual reports, 1890-1983; and legal documents and deeds, 1817-1945. Also contains extensive records of William G. Lord II, Crompton's last president, with incoming and outgoing correspondence, 1978-1988; reports and proposals, 1983-1988; maintenance and construction records; subject working files; reference files, 1850-1932; scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, press releases, and publications by or about the company. Financial records include balance sheets, 1884-1952, and a cash book, 1846-1852. Also includes records of Henry Kupfer & Co., 1907-1915, and Crompton-Richmond Co., 1916-1988
American Textile History Museum - Osborne Library
Financial records are especially complete and are quite detailed until the 1860's. Collection contains a stock purchase and dividend ledger, 1836-1917; incoming correspondence, 1859-1940; memoranda on wages, production, machinery orders, etc., 1869-1879; inventories and statements, 1853-1898, 1933-1935; trial balances, 1856-1931; ledgers, 1830-1935, including one for Spaulding and Collins; journals, 1834-1938, including two for Spaulding and Collins; cashbooks, 1857-1935; and daybooks, 1849-1889. Also contains sales books, 1877-1916; price lists, 1856-1878; payroll totals, 1930-1935; stock inventories, 1902-1911; and a weaving record, 1907-1908. Includes a carpenter's ledger, 1826-1829, which appears to have belonged to a C. Starr; the ledger predates the Russell Manufacturing Co. and includes entries for labor and material used to build a school, church and homes for owners of the company. Also includes a detailed tool inventory
American Textile History Museum - Osborne Library
Includes a title chain, ca. 1836, for the Andover Mill; an annual file, 1821-1869, with deeds for land purchased privately and as agent for the Essex Co.; personal correspondence; business correspondence concerning Concord Woolen Mill, Concord, N.H.; bills and receipts; and an inventory and description of a woolen mill in Fitchburg, Mass., 1835. Also contains daybook, 1833-1834, and ledger, 1840-1842, with entries for wool, carding, dressing cloth, dyestuffs, farming and foodstuffs; ledger, 1843-1845, with detailed entries in account with the Merrimack Water Power Association and Essex Co., mostly for land purchases; and a daybook, 1851-1858, with entries for rents, cord wood, and farm labor; cash books, 1843-1846; bank checks, 1844-1848; lumber accounts, 1845-1848; and a lumber survey, 1850. Also contains orders from Lawrence selectmen to D. Saunders, treasurer, 1847-1849, for goods or services purchased by the town; correspondence of John Folsum, Chester, N.H.; and an undated ... Read More
American Textile History Museum - Osborne Library
Records include materials from the international office probably kept and annotated by Alton Hodgman, a union official. They contain primarily executive council minutes, resolutions and reports, 1964-1977. The bulk of the records relate to the New England area office and contain target files, 1950-1977, arranged alphabetically by manufacturer, with forms, correspondence, bulk mailings, campaign materials, lists of workers and votes. Also contains agreements, 1947-1971, between TWUA and various companies, an information file, 1956-1973, and campaign materials used in New England mills, 1949-1971. Also included are files of William Belanger, New England Area Director, 1945-1964; J. Harold Daoust, New England Regional Director, 1964-1973; and R. Bertrand Demers, New England Organizing Coordinator in the 1970's
American Textile History Museum - Osborne Library
Includes a blend notebook, 1903-1915; and a notebook of cost sheets, 1919-1922, for each style of cloth made