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Collection Number: 05192-z

Collection Title: J. L. King and Company Records, 1892-1896

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Size 5 items
Abstract J. L. King and Company was a tobacco manufacturer in Greensboro, N.C. The company partners appear to have been J. L. King, G. H. McKinney, and J. G. Brodnax, Jr. The collection consists of a ledger, 1892-1896; two letters, 1894; and two notes relating to S. J. Pegram and Company. The ledger contains records of company expenses, bank accounts, and accounts with customers located from New York to North Carolina, Alabama, and Georgia. There is an alphabetical index to customers at the beginning of the volume.
Creator J. L. King and Company.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions
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 J. L. King and Company Records #5192-z, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Purchased from Charles Apfelbaum of Watchung, N.J., in November 2004 (Acc. 99973).
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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J. L. King and Company was a tobacco manufacturer of Greensboro, N.C. The company partners appear to have been J. L. King, G. H. McKinney, and J. G. Brodnax, Jr. (possibly John Grammar Brodnax, Jr., b. 1868).

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The collection consists of a ledger relating to J. L. King and Company, tobacco manufacturer of Greensboro, N.C., 1892-1896; two letters, 1894; and two notes relating to S. J. Pegram and Company. The ledger contains records of company expenses, bank accounts, and accounts with customers located from New York to North Carolina, Alabama, and Georgia. There is an alphabetical index to customers at the beginning of the volume.

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Processing Information

Processed by: Elise Allison, February 2005

Encoded by: Elise Allison, February 2005

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