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Howard Manufacturing Company records

Howard Manufacturing Company records

Descriptive Summary

Title: Howard Manufacturing Company records
Creator: Howard Manufacturing Company (Columbus, Ga.)
Inclusive Dates: 1848-1861
Language(s): English
Extent: 3 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms2534
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Howard Manufacturing Company was a textile company located in Columbus, Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of receipts and business correspondence addressed to John Banks or James B. Parr from customers and potential customers of Howard Manufacturing Company (Columbus, Georgia). Several letters are orders for goods manufactured by the company or requests for information about prices. Correspondences are from individuals and businesses (including Troup Factory, W. M. Whittemore, J. H. Stockton & Co.) in Georgia, Alabama, Missouri, Tennessee, Pennsylvania, and New York.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Howard Manufacturing Company records, ms2534, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Banks, John, 1797-1870
Business records.
Columbus (Ga.)
Parr, James B.
Textile industry -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-3Documents, 1848-1861