Contains 1 Collection or Record:
J.L. and B.L. Holt: Shared Account Book, 1850-1861
File — Box: 3591, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains the papers of Barrie Lucien Holt, covering his life as a capitalist, planter, financier and Quartermaster General of the Alabama National Guard. The papers consist of an account ledger dating from 1850 and maintained by Holt and his father, James L. Holt. Holt was an organizer and majority shareholder in the Prattville Cotton Mills and Banking Company, as well as a partner in D. M. Snow and Company which owned a hardware store and engaged in money lending. The bulk...