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Guide to the Spaulding & Merrick Records, 1908-1914

Summary

Collection comprises a volume (179 pages) containing minutes of meetings of the board of directors (1908-1914), along with original minutes for meetings of the board of directors and annual stockholders' meetings, 1911-1914.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.11066
Title
Spaulding & Merrick records
Date
1908-1914
Creator
Spaulding & Merrick
Extent
1.2 Linear Feet
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Collection comprises a volume (179 pages) containing minutes of meetings of the board of directors (1908-1914), along with original minutes for meetings of the board of directors and annual stockholders' meetings, 1911-1914.

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Collection is open for research.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Spaulding & Merrick records, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Volume (179 pages) containing minutes of meetings of the board of directors, 1908-1914
(1 Linear Feet)
Box 1
Original minutes for meetings of the board of directors and annual stockholders' meetings, 1911-1914
(0.2 Linear Feet)
Box 2
 

Historical Note

Spaulding & Merrick was a wholesale tobacco company formed by Samuel Gray Spaulding and Levi Merrick in 1865. The company was eventually merged with the American Tobacco Company in 1904.


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Provenance

The Spaulding & Merrick 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.