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Lamar Lewis shoe store ledgers

Lamar Lewis shoe store ledgers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Lamar Lewis shoe store ledgers
Creator: Lamar Lewis Company
Inclusive Dates: 1955-1981
Language(s): English
Extent: 4.75 Linear Feet 1 oversize box, 1 document box, 1 half document box, 2 artifacts
Collection Number: ms4187
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The Lamar Lewis Company was a downtown Athens, Georgia shoe store established in 1946 by Franklin Lamar.

Scope and Content

This collection contains customer account ledgers, scrapbooks of local newspaper advertisements, and an inventory scrapbook.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Lamar Lewis shoe store ledgers, ms4187, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Athens Banner Herald (Athens, Ga. : Newspaper)
Inventory management.
Ledgers (account books)
Print advertising.
Shoe stores
Stores, Retail -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Customer ledger, 1955-1958
2Customer ledger, 1956-1965
1Newspaper advertisement scrapbooks (2), 1966-1971
2Newspaper advertisement scrapbooks (2), 1971-1981
1Inventory scrapbook, 1977-1978