University of Mississippi Libraries
Finding Aid for the Earnest A. Powell Collection
Table of Contents
- University of Mississippi Libraries
- Powell Cooperage Company
- Earnest A. Powell Collection
- 0.5 Linear feet (1 box)
- Language of Materials
- The collection contains business and personal papers related to Earnest A. Powell and the Powell Cooperage Company of Memphis, Tenn.
Earnest A. Powell Collection (MUM00370). Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi.
The Powell Cooperage Company was founded by Earnest A. Powell in 1919 in Memphis, Tenn.
Scope and Content
The collection contains business and personal papers of Earnest A. Powell and the Powell Cooperage Company of Memphis, Tenn.
University of Mississippi Libraries November 2012
The Earnest A. Powell Collection is open for research.
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No further additions are expected to this collection.
Processed by Archives and Special Collections Staff. EAD encoded finding-aid begun September 2005. Finding aid completed by Kathryn Michaelis, November 2012.
Controlled Access Headings
- business records
- clippings (information artifacts)
- Memphis (Tenn.) -- History
- Coopers and cooperage -- United States
Folder 1.1 Board of Directors meetings notes and resolutions, May 1929-April 1932
Folder 1.2 The Wooden Barrel, Volume VII, Number 12, August 1939
Folder 1.3 Miscellaneous business and personal papers, 1929-1939
Folder 1.4 First Mortgage Real Estate paperwork for Powell Cooperage Company and E.A. Powell, 1 March 1931-1 March 1935
Folder 1.5 Correspondence and business records for Powell Cooperage Company, February 1926-August 1939
Folder 1.6 Business records for Powell Cooperage Company, 1929-1935
Folder 1.7 Financial records for Powell Cooperage Company, 1930-1932
Folder 1.8 Newspaper clippings