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Rhodes Furniture Company newsletters and photograph

Rhodes Furniture Company newsletters and photograph

Descriptive Summary

Title: Rhodes Furniture Company newsletters and photograph
Creator: Rhodes Furniture Company
Inclusive Dates: 1928-1931
Language: English
Extent: 0.1 Linear Feet 3 folders
Collection Number: ms4201
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The Rhodes Furniture Company of Atlanta, Georgia was founded by Amos Giles Rhodes (1859-1928). He has been credited by some as inventing the installment payment for furniture purchasing, and opened stores all across the Southeast. His son Joseph D. Rhodes (1877-1932) succeeded his father in leading the company.

Scope and Content

This collection contains company newsletters and a photograph of company men including Joseph D. Rhodes.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Rhodes Furniture Company newsletters and photograph, ms4201, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Furniture industry and trade
Georgia -- Business, industries, and trades.
Newsletters.
Rhodes, A. G. (Amos Giles), 1859-1928
Rhodes, Joseph D.
Stores, Retail -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
boxfolder
11Photograph
 
12Newsletter - Chain Chatter
 
13Newsletters - Rhodes Review