Chestnut Hill Iron Ore Co. letter

Chestnut Hill Iron Ore Co. letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Landon, Peyton
Title: Chestnut Hill Iron Ore Co. letter
Dates: 1854 January 27
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 letter)
Coll. Number: ms1273

Biographical/Historical Note

The Chestnut Hill Iron Ore Company was based in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania and it was owned by the Grubb family. The family were descendants of Peter Grubb, better known for his founding of the still-standing Cornwall Furnace in Lebanon County in 1742. In 1851, the Chestnut Hill Iron Ore Company was incorporated and remained active until 1907.


Scope and Content Note

A letter from Peyton Landon to C. L. Carroll, esq. addressing concerns about dividend on stock of Chestnut Hill Iron Ore Company.


Index Terms

Carroll, C. L., attorney -- Correspondence
Chestnut Hill Iron Ore Co. (Lancaster County, Pa.).
Correspondence
Iron mines and mining--Pennsylvania--Lancaster County.
Lancaster County (Pa.)--History.
Stocks--Pennsylvania--Lancaster County.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Chestnut Hill Iron Ore Co. letter, ms 1273. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Letter, 1854 January 27