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Family-owned business enterprises

Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Brune family papers

Identifier: MS 1921.1

The collection consists mainly of letters written by or to members of the Brune family of Baltimore. The letters date roughly from 1831 to 1897. The majority of the letters concern family and personal matters rather than business affairs.

Dates: 1831-1897

Hutzler Brothers Company papers

Identifier: MS 2691

This collection contain correspondence, reports, legal and financial records, employee data, handbooks, and printed ephemera related to the Hutzler Brothers Company. The collection reflects the community's economic adn retail history for over a century. A seperate section deals with members of the Hutzler family.

Dates: 1784-1977

Kirk-Wilkinson manuscript collection

Identifier: MS 3259

This collection contains correspondence, financial and business records, poetry, and genealogical records pertaining to the Kirk, Wilkinson, Haddock, and Pusey families of Cecil County, Maryland, circa 1730-1926. The bulk of the collection contains materials related to Sarah Haddock Kirk Wilkinson (1824-1910) and her husband, Morris Robert Wilkinson (1825-1897), as well as their children.

Dates: 1730 - 1926

Rieman business records

Identifier: MS 1879

This collection contains the records of the Rieman businesses in Baltimore. There are 27 volumes of ledgers, cash books, journals, and day books covering the period 1807-1905.

Dates: 1807-1905

Scarborough collection

Identifier: MS 2922

The Scarborough Collection consists of ledgers, notebooks, and daybooks from the family grocery store. The bulk of the material is ledgers and daybooks recording sales made by the store.

Dates: 1845-1957

Schapiro papers

Identifier: MS 2320

This collection contains the papers of S. Schapiro & Sons, Baltimore rag dealers who eventually became leaders in the recycling industry, 1918-1977.

Dates: 1918 - 1977

Shoemaker family papers

Identifier: MS 1973
Abstract This large collection of material relating to the Shoemaker Family of Baltimore County, Maryland includes: a large amount of personal correspondence to and from various members of the Shoemaker family, 1838-48; business papers relating to the Adams Express Co., Dinsmore and Kyle Company, the Walker-Gordon Company, and the Deder Electric Company, receipted bills, 1853-1933, information pertaining to the Burnside Farm and cattle production there, materials regarding the Shoemakers' interest in...
Dates: 1838-1948

Shoemaker papers

Identifier: MS 1968
Abstract This collection relates chiefly to the Shoemaker family of Baltimore, Maryland. While there are some business papers related to the Adams Express Company and various financial receipts and land documents, most of the collection is comprised of correspondence between the various members of the Shoemaker family. For the most part the correspondence is personal in nature and consists chiefly of family news exchanged between members of the Shoemaker clan (including related Ecclestons and...
Dates: 1824-1955