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W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library Manuscript Collections

Guide to the Alabama Marble Quarries prospectus/stock subscription form MSS.0042

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

May 2009

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-10-31T10:53-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Alabama Marble Quarries prospectus/stock subscription form

Unit ID:

MSS.0042

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet (1 item)

Dates:

circa 1910

Abstract:

A prospectus describing the marble quarried by the firm in Talladega County, Alabama, and the demand for it. At the bottom of the second page is a stock subscription form.

Usage Restrictions:

None

Access Restrictions:

None

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains a two page prospectus describing the marble quarried by the firm in Talladega County, Alabama, and the demand for it. At the bottom of the second page is a stock subscription form.

Preferred Citation:

Alabama Marble Quarries prospectus/stock subscript, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Purchased from Cather & Brown Books, 199?

Processing Information:

Processed by

S. Braden, 2009; updated by Martha Bace, 2012

Biographical/Historical note

This firm was incorporated in New York, August 6, 1908, to mine marble in Talladega County, Alabama. It operated a quarry and finishing plant at Gantts Quarry, Alabama.

Source(s)

Alabama (localbroad)

Alabama Business and Industry (Local)

Business and Labor (localbroad)

Business records (aat)

Central Alabama (Local)

Commercial correspondence (aat)

Environment and Conservation (localbroad)

Mining (Local)

Talladega County (Ala.) (Local)

Alabama Marble Quarries Box 3581