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C.J. Bates Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2000-0076

Scope and Content

Collection consists of financial ledgers, purchase books, share certificates, and account summaries.

Dates

  • 1817-1980

Access

The collection is open and available for research.

Restrictions on Use and Copyright Information

Permission to publish from these Papers must be obtained in writing from both the University of Connecticut Libraries and the owner(s) of the copyright.

History

Founded by Carlton J. Bates (1848-1941) in 1907, the C.J. Bates Company manufactured manicure sets, crochet hooks, and knitting needles in Chester, Connecticut.

Extent

132 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Founded by Carlton J. Bates (1848-1941) in 1907, the C.J. Bates Company manufactured manicure sets, crochet hooks, and knitting needles in Chester, Connecticut.

Organization

Ledgers are arranged by type and then chronologically.

Acquisition Information

Donated to Archives & Special Collections in August 2000 by the Chester Historical Society.

Related Material

Archives & Special Collections has a substantial collection of materials pertaining to Connecticut business records. For detailed information on these collections please contact the curator or ask at the Reading Room desk.

Title
C.J. Bates Company Records
Status
Published
Author
Archives & Special Collections staff
Date
2002 December
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, University of Connecticut Library Repository

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