The Resource (microform)

(microform)

Label
1887-1888
Inclusive dates
1887-1888
Creator
Contributor
Correspondent
Recipient
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The majority of the letters are written by Wilcox to Gay and Skinner from Lorraine Station, Gayton and Carbon Hill in Henrico County, Virginia. Wilcox's correspondence with the treasurer consists of memoranda of bills received and paid. Letters to the president report on almost a daily basis the progress of mine operations and production. Weekly reports appear in volume 2. Includes information concerning the operation of a company store
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
The Richmond Coal Mining and Manufacturing Company was incorporated by an act of the General Assembly passed April 12, 1882, and amended February 12, 1886. The company was authorized to mine coal, iron ore, fireclay, and limestone to manufacture iron and steel at various sites in Virginia. During the period covered by the records described below, Ware B. Gay of New York was president of the company, H.C. Skinner of New York was treasurer, and Williams Wilcox of Richmond was secretary.
Cataloging source
Vi
Citation source
Available for purchase: Edwards, Conley L., III et al., comps. A Guide To Business Records In The Virginia State Library And Archives. Richmond : Virginia State Library and Archives, 1994
Form designation
Letter book
Label
(microform)
Base of film
unknown
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  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
diazo
Extent
1
Generation
service copy
Positive negative aspect
negative
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000495377
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ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Terms governing use
PHOTOCOPYING RESTRICTED.
Type of unit
reel [Misc. Reel 565]

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