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Collection Number RG0923.AM
Collection Name RG0923 Crowell Lumber and Grain Company (Blair, Neb.)
Identifier Business records
Size and Materials 1 volume
Title Crowell Lumber and Grain Company (Blair, Neb.) records
Date or Date Span 1885-1911
Year Range from 1885
Year Range to 1911
Admin/Biographical History The Crowell Lumber and Grain Company was originally founded by Christopher C. Crowell, who came to Nebraska in 1869. He held various other business concerns before founding the Crowell Lumber and Grain Company. The headquarters of Crowell Lumber and Grain Company was later moved to Omaha. The business was sold in 1925 and became the Rivett Lumber & Coal Company.
Scope & Content The collection consists of one volume containing the Articles of Incorporation and By Laws, as well as minutes of the Board of Directors and Stockholders meetings, of the Crowell Lumber and Grain Company of Blair, Nebraska. The constitution and by laws were adopted on January 6, 1885. Minutes of meetings contained in the volume date from January 6, 1885 to February 7, 1911. Subjects covered in the meeting minutes include amendments to the bylaws, election of officers, issuing of company stock, financial reports, etc.
Creator Crowell Lumber and Grain Company (Blair, Neb.)
Other Creators Crowell, Christopher Columbus, 1844-1910
Finding Aids This is the only finding aid available.
Subjects Businesses
Lumber industry
Grain industry
People Crowell, Christopher Columbus, 1844-1910
Search Terms Businesses -- Blair (Neb.)
Crowell Lumber and Grain Company (Blair, Neb.)
Grain trade -- Nebraska
Lumber trade -- Nebraska