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Staples Bros. Financial Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0914-sc

Scope and Contents Note

Financial records of a sawmill in Turner, Maine. The records include two daybooks from June 9, 1896 to Aug. 8, 1898 and Aug. 9, 1898 to Dec. 31, 1903 and an account book from 1896 to 1903.

Dates

  • Creation: 1896-1903

Creator

Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

biographical Note

On May 6, 1896, George M. Staples and Ernest L. Staples, both of Turner, Maine, signed a partnership agreement to build and operate a plant at Turner Village for the purpose of sawing and dealing in long and short lumber, shingles, laths, clapboards, threashing grain, etc. The partnership was to be called Staples Bros.

Extent

3 Folders (3 items ; 27-35 cm)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Financial records of a sawmill in Turner, Maine.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The daybook from 1898 to 1903 was donated by Dan Casavant, Waterville, Maine in May 2002.

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.

Title
Guide to the Staples Bros. Financial Records
Status
No Additional Box Or Folder List For This Small Collection
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States
207-581-1686