L. Baldwin and Company (Savannah, Ga.) business letter
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L. Baldwin and Company (Savannah, Ga.) business letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: L. Baldwin and Company (Savannah, Ga.)
Title: L. Baldwin and Company (Savannah, Ga.) business letter
Dates: 1842
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0044

Biographical/Historical Note

L. Baldwin and Company was a mercantile firm in Savannah, Georgia, headed by Loami Baldwin. After his death, the firm became Brigham, Kelly and Company, then finally Brigham, Baldwin and Company.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a letter to Thomas Wood of Macon, Georgia, from L. Baldwin and Company of Savannah dated May 31, 1842, concerning cotton. Included in the letter is a bill outlining Wood's account.

Index Terms

Business letters.
L. Baldwin and Company (Savannah, Ga.)

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Purchased, 1951.

Preferred Citation

[Item identification], L. Baldwin and Company (Savannah, Ga.) business letter, MS 44, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Purchased from Symmachus Trading Company, Boston, Massachusetts, 1951.


Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


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