Essex Foundry records
Scope and Contents
The collection contains the incorporation papers, by-laws, directors' minutes, minutes of stockholders' meetings, and related records.
- Essex Foundry (Organization)
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Biographical / Historical
Organized as the John Simmons Manufacturing Company in 1899, the company's name was changed in 1901 to Essex Foundry. As part of a plan of reorganization for Universal Pipe & Radiator Company, Essex Foundry transferred its assets to that company in 1936, becoming a unit of the Central Foundry Company.
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Incorporation papers, by-laws, directors' minutes, minutes of stockholders' meetings, and related records.
Gift of Sylvere Clousement, 1998
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Unknown, 2008; updated by Martha Bace, 2013
- Guide to the Essex Foundry records
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