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Guide to the Ensley Merchants Association records MSS.0487

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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

February 2008

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-03-11T15:43-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

March 2013
Collection Title:

Ensley Merchants Association records

Unit ID:

MSS.0487

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

1.0 Linear feet

Dates:

1929-1944

Abstract:

Minutes, bank statements, correspondence, news clippings, and other materials of this Birmingham, Alabama, area organization

creator

Ensley Merchants Association.

Preferred Citation:

Ensley Merchants Association records, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains the minutes, bank statements, correspondence, news clippings and census data of the Ensley Merchants Association from 1929 to 1944.

Acquisition Information:

Purchased from Cather & Brown Books, 1989

Biographical/Historical note

The Ensley Merchants Association was an organization formed by the merchants of the Ensley, Alabama, area to improve and preserve the business and economic environment of the Ensley Community. It also assisted with the economic development of the Community by helping to retain businesses and assisting them to expand their operations and workforce.

Processing Information:

Processed by

unknown, 2008; updated by Martha Bace, 2013

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Source(s)

Alabama (localbroad)

Birmingham (Ala.) (lcsh)

Business and Labor (localbroad)

Clippings (information artifacts) (aat)

Correspondence (aat)

Financial records (aat)

Minutes (aat)

Organizations (localbroad)

Records (1 of 3) Box 3141

Records (2 of 3) Box 3142

Records (3 of 3) Box 3143