Morgan County Archives Acquisition
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> [mailto:owner-sala-l@...] On Behalf Of Susan Bzdell
> Sent: Tuesday, May 02, 2000 4:29 PM
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> The Morgan County Archives has acquired the papers of the American Oak and
> Leather Company which did business in North Alabama from the 1880s to the
> 1930s. The collection contains correspondence, contracts with local
> providers and with railroads for shipping, area surveys along existing
> routes of timber resources and local merchants, and an original survey ofa
> railroad at Gurley, Alabama. Several maps, both printed and hand drawn,as
> well as the original plans for the plant and its machinery are included.
> About .75 cubic feet.
> Susan Bzdell
> Morgan County Archives
> 624 Bank St
> Decatur, Al 35601