Will Peek letter to Miss Anne Brumby

Will Peek letter to Miss Anne Brumby

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Peek, Will
Title: Will Peek letter to Miss Anne Brumby
Dates: 1925
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)
Abstract:The collection consists of a business letter to Miss Anne Brumby from Will Peek.
Coll. Number: ms2164

Biographical/Historical Note

Will Peek was a traveling salesman with the King Hardware Company. The King Hardware Company was headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, and Will Peek was a salesman for the Athens, Georgia area.

The Brumby family's fortunes have, for generations, been tied to Marietta. The family has distinguished itself in local politics, in newspaper publishing through the Marietta Daily Journal, and in business by way of an iconic rocking chair that has graced porches from humble residences to the White House. New Georgia Encyclopedia. http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-2653&hl=y Retrieved 4/30/2009.

Index Terms

Brumby, Anne -- Correspondence
King Hardware Company (Atlanta, Ga.).
Peek, Will -- Correspondence
Traveling sales personnel--Georgia--Athens--Correspondence.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Will Peek letter, 1925. MS 2164. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Letter, 1925