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George Pierce, Inc. records

George Pierce, Inc. records

Descriptive Summary

Title: George Pierce, Inc. records
Creator: George Pierce, Inc.
Inclusive Dates: 1931-1978
Language(s): English
Extent: 8 Linear Feet (8 boxes)
Collection Number: ms4000
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

George Pierce, Inc. was a men's clothing store in downtown Atlanta, Georgia from the 1930s through the 1970s. The specialty was in work clothes, large sizes, and hard to find items.

Scope and Content

The George Pierce, Inc. records collection contains financial, sales, purchase, and inventory information as well as insurance, stocks, and payroll records for the business that run from 1931-1978.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

George Pierce, Inc. records, ms4000, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Financial records.
Insurance policies -- Georgia -- Atlanta.
Ledgers (account books)
Stockholders' meetings -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Financial statements, 1944-1978
1General ledgers, 1934-1975
2Purchase books, 1931-1978
3Cash books, 1931-1975
4Inventory books, 1931-1949
4Annex - 69 Pryor Street, 1954-1955
5Sales books, 1931-1978
5Salary books, 1947-1957, 1976-1978
8Payroll books, 1958-1975
8Ledgers, 1974-1978
6City of Atlanta old business licences
6Waiver notice of stockholder meetings, 1951
6Stock ledger
6Stock minute book
6Stock certificates
6Inventories, 1973-1978
71War Production Board, 1943-1945
72Bureau of Labor Statistics
73War Damage Corporation insurance
74Traveler's Group insurance
75New York Life group insurance
76New York Life insurance
77Compensation insurance