Baldwin Packing Company records

Baldwin Packing Company records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Baldwin Packing Company (Baldwin, Ga.).
Title: Baldwin Packing Company records
Dates: 1921-1935
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 folder; housed with minor collections MS 1615 to MS 1617)
Coll. Number: ms1615(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

Baldwin Packing Company was established in September, 1921 in Baldwin, Habersham County, Georgia, for the purpose of grading and packing apples as well as other fruits for marketing. The company ceased to operate in 1935 due to financial difficulties.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of records of the Baldwin Packing Company (Baldwin, Ga.) from September, 1921 - October, 1935 (with gaps). Includes balance sheets, by-laws, the company charter, and minutes relating to the company's grading, packing, and marketing of fruits.


Index Terms

Baldwin (Ga.)
Business records.
Fruit--Georgia--Grading.
Fruit--Georgia--Marketing.
Fruit--Georgia--Packaging.
Habersham County (Ga.)
Minutes.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Baldwin Packing Company records, MS 1615. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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