Alexander Brothers collection

Alexander Brothers collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Alexander Brothers collection
Dates: after 1916
Quantity: 2.4 Linear feet (3 document boxes, 2 oversized boxes)
Coll. Number: ms2951

Biographical/Historical Note

The Alexander Brothers Company was a manufacturer of jeans and work clothes, operating in Savannah, Georgia in the early 20th century.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of 18 business accounting ledgers from the Alexander Brothers Company of Savannah, Georgia. The ledgers record disbursements, credits, and other associated transactions that occurred in the operations of the business.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Alexander Brothers Company (Savannah, Ga.). -- Records and correspondence
Clothing trade--Georgia--Savannah--Records and correspondence.
Ledgers (account books)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Alexander Brothers collection. MS 2951. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Ledger, 1910
2Ledger, 1912-1914
3Ledger, 1914-1915
21Ledger, 1916
2Ledger, 1916-1917
3Ledger, 1918
4Ledger, 1921
5Ledger, 1922
31Ledger, 1910-1933
2Ledger, 1924-1930
3Minute Book, 1962-1970
41Ledger, 1917-1930
42Ledger, 1915-1920
43Ledger, 1921-1926
44Ledger, 1926-1931
51Ledger, 1931-1936
52Ledger, 1936-1944
53"The Mill on Mad River", Scovill Manufacturing Company, 1802-1952