Farmer's Hardware Co. records

Farmer's Hardware Co. records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Farmer's Hardware Co. (Madison, Ga.).
Title: Farmer's Hardware Co. records
Dates: 1876-1962
Quantity: 6.5 Linear feet 10 document boxes, 1 oversized box
Coll. Number: ms2460

Biographical/Historical Note

Farmer's Hardware Store in Madison, Georgia was opened sometime in the mid 1850's. Originally called the Carbine Hardware Store, it was named for the man who owned and operated it, Mr. P.V. Carbine. In 1907, John L. Moore called a meeting of all stockholders and bought the Carbine Hardware Company and renamed it Farmer's Hardware Company. It is now owned by Ace Hardware.


Scope and Content Note

This collection includes correspondence, receipts, orders, printed material, ledgers, and miscelleaneous papers.


Index Terms

Account books.
Carbine Hardware Co. (Madison, Ga.).
Carbine, P. V.
Carbine, W. L.
Correspondence.
Hardware industry--Georgia.
Hardware stores--Geeorgia--Madison.
Hardware stores--Georgia.
Knights of Pythias.
Moore, Jno. L.
Receipts (financial records)

Administrative Information

Custodial History note

Gift of Neta P. Peppers, Peppers & Assc., Madison, Ga., 1986.

Preferred Citation note

Farmer's Hardware Co. records, ms2460, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, the University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11-15Correspondence, 1889-1905
 
BoxFolder
21-10Correspondence, 1905-1907
 
BoxFolder
31-10Correspondence, 1907-1913
 
BoxFolder
41-16Correspondence, 1913-1937
 
17Correspondence Fragments
 
BoxFolder
51-12Receipts, 1876-1905
 
BoxFolder
61-9Receipts, 1906-1962
 
10Receipts - undated
 
Box
7Account Books
 
BoxFolder
81Blank Stationary and Envelopes
 
2Capital Stock, 1908
 
3Confederate currency
 
4Contracts
 
5Family Tree
 
6Indictment, 1912
 
7Insurance Policies--Southern Mutual
 
8Knights of Pythias--Circulars, 1904
 
9Knights of Pythias--Phoenix Lodge--Application for Rank of Knighthood, 1901-1904
 
10Knights of Pythias--Phoenix Lodge--Arrearage Notice, 1906
 
11Knights of Pythias--Phoenix Lodge--Dispensation, 1894-1903
 
12Knights of Pythias--Phoenix Lodge--Envelope
 
13Knights of Pythias--Phoenix Lodge--Receipts, 1901-1904
 
14Knights of Pythias--Phoenix Lodge--Semi-Annual Reports, 1901-1903
 
15Knights of Pythias--Phoenix Lodge--Transfer Cards, 1902-1903
 
16Knights of Pythias--Phoenix Lodge--Pythian Convention, 1904
 
17Licenses--Business, 1910-1917
 
18Licenses--Tax, 1910-1916
 
19List of Legal Tax Payers, 1904
 
20Madison Buggy Co. Records, 1908
 
21Madison City--Town Papers, 1931
 
22Military Records, 1901-1903
 
23Orders, 1889
 
24Orders, 1890-1895
 
25Orders, 1896
 
BoxFolder
91Orders, 1896
 
2Orders, 1905-1908
 
3Newspaper Clippings, 1963
 
4Petitions, 1922-1925
 
5Printed Material
 
6Printed Material
 
7Printed Material
 
8Printed Material
 
BoxFolder
101Printed Material
 
2Printed Material
 
3Summons, 1913
 
Box
11Account Books