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Bangor Stone Ware Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1112-sc

Scope and Contents

Invoices, orders, receipts, etc. received by the company or its owner for goods supplied or stoneware ordered. The collection also contains a few invoices, 1872-1877, to C.H. and R.W. Sawyer from various businesses in Bangor. Goods supplied include nails, powder, padlocks, meal, lard, etc.

Dates

  • 1891-1907

Creator

Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Historical Note

The Bangor Stone Ware Company was established in 1880 by Anders Persson in Bangor, Maine. It manufactured stone and fancy pressed ware as well as serving as a distributor for Rockingham, yellowware, stone and earthenware made by various other companies. Bangor Stone Ware operated until about 1917.

Extent

4 Folders (300 items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Invoices, orders, receipts, etc. received by the company or its owner for goods supplied or stoneware ordered. The collection also contains a few invoices, 1872-1877, to C.H. and R.W. Sawyer from various businesses in Bangor. Goods supplied include nails, powder, padlocks, meal, lard, etc.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from The Maine Bear, Orono, Me. in June 2002.

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.

Title
Guide to the Bangor Stone Ware Company 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