Guide to the Hammond Coal Company Records

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1003
Creators:
Hammond Coal Company.
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1937-1954.
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
3 Cubic feet
12 boxes
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
The collection documents the business activities of the Hammond Coal Company. It includes correspondence, "bootleg" registrations, reports on mine inspections, equipment inventories, grievances, financial records, production reports, contracts, employee information, accident and injury reports, and payroll ledgers. Also included are papers relating to labor union relations.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Coal mining company in Girardville, Pennsylvania.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection is unprocessed.
Author
NMAH Staff
Ownership and Custodial History
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.

Using the Collection
Restrictions on Access
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.,Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Preferred Citation
Hammond Coal Company Records, 1937-1954, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Collection transferred by Division of Work and Industry, 2007.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Labor Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Labor unions Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ledgers (account books) Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mines Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Anthracite coal Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mining Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Financial records -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Reports Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mining equipment Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pennsylvania Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Accident reports Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Contracts Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Coal mines and mining -- Pennsylvania Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Correspondence -- 1930-1960 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Contracts -- union Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Inventories Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives