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Guide to the Nall and Williams Tobacco Co. records, 1892-1911, 1920

Summary

Collection comprises three volumes containing company records. One volume (31 pages) contains minutes of meetings of the board of directors, 1903-1911, with one set of minutes is pasted-in. Another volume contains stock certificates, 1892-1911, 1920; the report for 1920 is pasted-in. There is also a record book that holds copies of the articles of incorporation (1891), the bylaws, stockholder meeting minutes (1892-1911), and director's meeting minutes (1892-1902); includes one set of 1903 minutes pasted-in.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.11068
Title
Nall and Williams Tobacco Co. records
Date
1892-1911, 1920
Creator
Nall and Williams Tobacco Co
Extent
2 Linear Feet
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Collection comprises three volumes containing company records. One volume (31 pages) contains minutes of meetings of the board of directors, 1903-1911, with one set of minutes is pasted-in. Another volume contains stock certificates, 1892-1911, 1920; the report for 1920 is pasted-in. There is also a record book that holds copies of the articles of incorporation (1891), the bylaws, stockholder meeting minutes (1892-1911), and director's meeting minutes (1892-1902); includes one set of 1903 minutes pasted-in.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Nall and Williams Tobacco Co. records, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Stock certificates, 1892-1911, 1920
(1 Volumes)
Box 1
Articles of incorporation, bylaws, stockholder and director's meeting minutes, 1892-1911
(2 Volumes)
Box 2
 

Historical Note

Nall and Williams Tobacco Co. was founded in Louisville, Kentucky in 1891. It eventually was controlled by Liggett & Myers following the Sherman Antitrust Act in 1911.


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Provenance

The Nall and Williams Tobacco Co. records were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 2015.

Processing Information

Processed by Alice Poffinberger, October 2015

Accessions described in this collection guide: 2015-0120.