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The Resource Spring Steel Fence and Wire Company collection

Spring Steel Fence and Wire Company collection

Label
Spring Steel Fence and Wire Company collection, 1907-1914
Title
Spring Steel Fence and Wire Company collection
Inclusive dates
1907-1914
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes a full color printed card and coupon from Spring Steel Fence and Wire Company in Anderson, Indiana regarding business advertising and a magazine subscription offer
Biographical or historical data
Spring Steel Fence and Wire Company was founded in 1907 by William Sherman Poling and incorporated under the present title in 1909. The plant occupies four acres. The products (fencing, gates and other wire products) are sold locally, across the United States and to various countries around the world. In 1912, the company employed forty employees. Mr. Poling was president in 1914, Frederick E. Holloway vice president and Guy J. Derthrick, secretary-treasury. In 1916, the president was W.H. Alford, forty employees. Mr. Poling was president in 1914, Frederick E. Holloway vice president and Guy J. Derthrick, secretary-treasury was J.Q.A. McClurg, and the business was located at 1800 Brown, Anderson, IN.Forkner, John L. (ed). (1914). History of Madison County, Indiana: A Narrative account of its historical progress, its people and its principal interests. (v. 1, p. 150; v. 2, pp. 671-672). Chicago, IL: The Lewis Publishing Company.Polk's Indiana State Gazetteer and Business Directory. (1916). Indianapolis, IN: R.L. Polk & Co. (p. 317).
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spring Steel Fence and Wire Company (Anderson, Ind.)
  • Business cards
  • Coupons (Retail trade)
  • Fence industry
  • Anderson (Ind.)
Label
Spring Steel Fence and Wire Company collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/files/S2012_Spring_Steel_Fence_and_Wire_Company_Collection.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2014/08/18 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/08/18 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20355532
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn893981458
  • (OCoLC)893981458
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder
Label
Spring Steel Fence and Wire Company collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/files/S2012_Spring_Steel_Fence_and_Wire_Company_Collection.pdf
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2014/08/18 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/08/18 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20355532
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn893981458
  • (OCoLC)893981458
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder

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