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Collection Number: 04893-z

Collection Title: A. Glenn Holt Papers, 1923-1929

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Size 0.5 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 75 items)
Abstract A. Glenn Holt, a native of Alamance County, N.C., and son of Kirk Holt and Maud G. Holt, inherited control of the Kirk Holt Hardware company and partnership in Burlington Mills from his father, Kirk Holt. Correspondence and financial records of Glenn Holt regarding his affiliation with Burlington Mills and with Kirk Holt Hardware in Alamance County, N.C., in the 1920s. Correspondence, 1927-1928, between Holt and his partner, Spencer Love, discusses the organizational system within Burlington Mills and Love's desire to buy out Holt and end the partnership. The majority of these letters are concerned with the conditions of the buyout. There are also two letters expressing condolences at the death of Holt's father in July 1928. Also included in the collection are financial statements, receipts, deeds and mortgages, and agreements and certificates of incorporation. The financial statements are those of Kirk Holt Hardware listing assets and liabilities in six-month intervals between 1923 and 1929. The receipts are for Holt's life insurance, taxes, charitable donations, investments, and bank payments.
Creator Holt, A. Glenn.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the A. Glenn Holt papers #4893-z, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Purchased from Lionheart Antiques and Gifts of Burlington, N.C., on 19 September 1997 (Acc. 97126).
Sensitive Materials Statement
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, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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A. Glenn Holt, a native of Alamance County, N.C., and son of Kirk Holt and Maud G. Holt, inherited control of the Kirk Holt Hardware company and partnership in Burlington Mills from his father, Kirk Holt.

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Correspondence and financial records of Glenn Holt regarding his affiliation with Burlington Mills and with Kirk Holt Hardware in Alamance County, N.C., in the 1920s. Correspondence, 1927-1928, between Holt and his partner, Spencer Love, discusses the organizational system within Burlington Mills and Love's desire to buy out Holt and end the partnership. The majority of these letters are concerned with the conditions of the buyout. There are also two letters expressing condolences at the death of Holt's father in July 1928. Also included in the collection are financial statements, receipts, deeds and mortgages, and agreements and certificates of incorporation. The financial statements are those of Kirk Holt Hardware listing assets and liabilities in six-month intervals between 1923 and 1929. The receipts are for Holt's life insurance, taxes, charitable donations, investments, and bank payments.

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Contents list

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Folder 1-5

Folder 1

Folder 2

Folder 3

Folder 4

Folder 5

Papers #04893-z, Series: "A. Glenn Holt Papers, 1923-1929." Folder 1-5

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Processing Information

Processed by: Adera Scheinker, November 1997

Encoded by: ByteManagers Inc., 2008

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