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Coast Manufacturing & Supply Co. records, circa 1867-1939.
BANC MSS 80/126 c v.1; BANC MSS 80/126 c v.2; BANC MSS 80/126 c Box 1; BANC MSS 80/126 c Carton 1; ...
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Title:

Coast Manufacturing & Supply Co. records, circa 1867-1939

Creator/Contributor:

Coast Manufacturing & Supply Co, creator

Abstract:

Letterbooks, ledgers, manuals, and other materials concerning the Oakland-based safety fuse making firm. Box includes 2 ledgers (1867-1875 and 1867-1872) and 1 folder of complaints to the company (1910); volume 1, ledger, 1867-1872; volume 2, ledger, 1867-1875; carton, six adhesive and letter invoice volumes (1867-1879, 1889-1894, 1871-1877, 1883-1889, 1895-1898, 1878-1882) of correspondence from Ensign, Bickford & Co. and Toy, Bickford & Co.; payroll account ledger (1915-1919); letterpress copy book, circa 1871-1878; laboratory manual, 1939; 100-year memorial bookets (one for Coast Manufacturing and two for Bickford & Co.).

Date:

1867 (issued)

Subject:

Coast Manufacturing & Supply Co. -- Archives
Ensign-Bickford & Co.
Toy, Bickford & Co.
Safety fuse industry -- California -- Oakland
Manufactures -- California -- Oakland

Note:

Coast Manufacturing & Supply Co. records, BANC MSS 80/126 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
In English.

Type:

Account books.
Letterpress copybooks.

Physical Description:

print
1 box, 1 carton and 2 volumes (1.5 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 80/126 c v.1
BANC MSS 80/126 c v.2
BANC MSS 80/126 c Box 1
BANC MSS 80/126 c Carton 1
BANC MSS 80/126 c

Origin:

California