Galloway, Lambert and Company letter and postcard
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Galloway, Lambert and Company letter and postcard

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Galloway, Lambert and Company (Athens, Ga.)
Title: Galloway, Lambert and Company letter and postcard
Dates: 1892
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 1090

Biographical/Historical Note

Galloway, Lambert and Company was a wholesale and retail grocer in Athens, Georgia in the late 19th century.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of one letter and one postcard from Galloway, Lambert and Company, wholesale and retail grocers in Athens, Georgia to J.S. Byrd of Lula, Georgia. Both the letter and the postcard request the shipment of produce. The postcard gives the price of cabbage, onions, and Irish potatoes in August 1892.


Index Terms

Athens (Ga.)
Byrd, J. S.
Commerce.
Galloway, Lambert and Company (Athens, Ga.)
Grocers--United States.
Letters (correspondence)
Lula (Ga.)
Postcards.
Prices--Georgia.
Produce trade--Georgia.
Retail trade--Georgia.
Wholesale trade--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Unknown.

Preferred Citation

[Item identification], Galloway, Lambert and Company letter and postcard, MS 1090, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Purchased from Rita Trotz, 1970.


Restrictions

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.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List

 
Item 1: Galloway, Lambert and Company letter and postcard to J.S. Byrd of Lula, Georgia, 1892
Sent from Athens, Georgia. One letter and one postcard requesting the shipment of produce.