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City Roller Mill records, 1834-1897

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Author

Finding aid prepared by Alison Sperry

Title

City Roller Mill records

Date

1834-1897

Repository

University of Kentucky Special Collections

Arrangement

Collection is arranged by format.

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open to researchers by appointment.

Preferred Citation Note

59M34 : [Identification of item], City Roller Mill records, 1834-1897, University of Kentucky Special Collections.

Extent

2.5 Cubic feet

3 boxes, 7 volumes

Abstract

The City Roller Mill records are comprised of the various record books and ledgers (1852-1897) of a woolen mill (1834-1870) and, later, a flour mill (1892-1897) in Lexington, Ky.

Biography/History

The City Roller mill was first established as a woolen factory and operated under various titles including Woolen Manufacturer; Hayman Co.; and Woolley Hayman. George Woolley, C. H. Woolley and J. Q. A. Hayman were owners and operators.

Scope and Content

The City Roller Mill records are comprised of the various record books and ledgers (1852-1897) of a woolen mill (1834-1870) and, later, a flour mill (1892-1897) in Lexington, Ky. Included in the collection are cashbooks, daybooks, journals and ledgers, inventory books, an invoice book, an order book and a ticket book, which may also be a distillery record. The books record daily financial transactions related to the business.

Subjects

  • Hayman Co. (Lexington, Ky.)
  • Hayman Woolley. (Lexington, Ky.)
  • Woolen Manufacturer. (Lexington, Ky.)
  • Ledgers (account books)
  • Hayman, J.Q.A.
  • Woolley, C.H., (Charles H.)
  • Woolley, George
  • Business records--Kentucky--Lexington.
  • Flour mills--Kentucky--Lexington.
  • Flour.
  • Grain--Milling--History.
  • Textile industry--Kentucky--Lexington--History.
  • Wool industry--Kentucky.
  • Wool--Marketing.
  • Woolen and worsted manufacture--Kentucky--Lexington--History.

Collection Inventory

Daybook, 1856 February 6-1859 August 11
[Box: 1, Item: 1]
Daybook, 1892 July 1-1897 April 12
[Box: 1, Item: 2]
Ledger, 1834-1838
[Box: 2, Item: 1]
Ledger, 1856-1870
[Box: 2, Item: 2]
Ledger, 1892 July 1
[Item: 2]
Ledger, 1896
[Item: 6]
Letter Book, 1859 January 17-1865 July 9
[Box: 1, Item: 3]
Index, undated
[Box: 1, Item: 4]
Cashbook, 1852 March 1-1855 May 24
[Box: 2, Item: 3]
Cashbook, 1892 July 1-1894 December 14
[Item: 5]
Cashbook, 1894 December 14-1896
[Item: 7]
Ticket Book, 1892 July 18-1896 March
[Box: 2, Item: 4]
Invoice Book, 1856 May 5-1862 October 21
[Box: 3, Item: 2]
Wages Ledger, 1856-1861
[Box: 3, Folder: 1]
Journal, 1892 July 1-1897 April 12
[Box: 3, Item: 3]
Grade Book, 1894 June 26-1894 April 11
[Item: 1]
Distillery Records, 1867-1880
[Item: 3]
Order Book, 1892 July 1-1896 March 14
[Item: 4]

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