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Elliott and Carl Mill time book

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0479

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the ledger of the Elliott and Carl Mill which records days and hours worked by employees as well as accounts and orders for lumber. The label on the front of the ledger says “Elliot and Carl Mill Time Book Commencing Feby 1, 1888.”

Dates

  • 1886 - 1891

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Due to the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access to certain materials may require additional advance notice.

Biographical / Historical

Joseph Carl was born in Germany in 1844. He immigrated to the United States and settled in Bayou le Batre, Mobile County, Alabama sometime before 1888. The 1880 Census lists his occupation as “saw logging.”

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (1 ledger)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

A ledger of the Elliott and Carl Mill which records days and hours worked by employees as well as accounts and orders for lumber.

Provenance

Purchased from Cather & Brown Books, 1989

General

To provide faster access to our materials, this finding aid was published without formal and final review. Email us at archives@ua.edu if you find mistakes or have suggestions to make this finding aid more useful for your research.

Processed by

Martha Bace, 2008; updated by Martha Bace, 2013
Title
Guide to the Elliott and Carl Mill time book
Status
Coll Lvl Complete
Date
December 2008
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Box 870266
Tuscaloosa AL 35487-0266
205.348.0500