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Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills: Related materials collection

Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills: Related materials collection

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills: Related materials collection
Identification: MS177
Date: 1897-1999 (bulk 1953-1996)
Size/Quantity: 0.2 linear feet (one half-size document case)
Language: This collection is written in English.
Creator: Georgia Institute of Technology. Archives and Records Management.
Repository: Archives & Records Management, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology
Abstract:This collection of news clippings and magazine articles contains general background and historical information on the Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills and the textile industry in the twentieth century.

Biographical/Historical Note

Materials on the history and background of the Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills were apparently obtained by the Georgia Tech Archives staff after the 1985 acquisition of the Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills papers. Most of the materials were gathered during the late 1980s and early 1990s.

For a fuller history of the Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills, see the finding aid for the Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills Records (MS004).


Scope and Content Note

These records, mainly news clippings and magazine articles, are primarily composed of general and historical information on the Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills and on the textile industry as a whole, in Georgia and the rest of the Southern United States. Further subjects include biographical information on the Elsas family, the managers of the Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills, as well as information on the Cabbagetown settlement around the mill. Some notes on Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills materials in other repositories is also included.


Arrangement

The materials are arranged into seven folders, by subject.


Index Terms

Elsas, Benjamin, 1872-1952
Elsas, Jacob, 1843-1931
Elsas, Oscar, 1871-1924
Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills.
Jacob Elsas family
Neighborhood--Georgia--Atlanta.
Textile industry--Georgia--Atlanta.

Location of Originals

Original inventories in folder 7 are housed in the Special Collections and Archives, Emory University.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Please cite Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills: Related Materials Collection (MS177), Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology.

Provenance

Accession number: 2006.130. The materials in this artificial collection were apparently obtained by former employees of the Georgia Tech Archives from a number of sources, to provide background information for researchers for the Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills papers (MS004) and the Fulton Bag photographs (VAM004).

Processing Information

Travis Hampton and Christine de Catanzaro processed these papers in October 2005.

Revisions to Finding Aid

April 2010:
  • Finding aid imported into Archivists' Toolkit.

  • Restrictions

    Restrictions: Access

    None.

    Restrictions: Use

    Permission to publish materials from this collection must be obtained from the Head of Archives and Special Collections.


    Related Material

    In this repository, see also the Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills records (MS004), the Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills photographs (VAM004), and the Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills architectural drawings (VAMD004). These finding aids include information on Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills collections in other repositories.


    Other Finding Aids

    A print copy of this finding aid is available in the Georgia Tech Archives reading room.


    Container List

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    11Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills: General and historical (folder 1 of 2), 1897-1997
     
    12Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills: General and historical (folder 2 of 2), 1943-1991
     
    13Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills: Textile industry history (folder 1 of 2), 1989
     
    14Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills: Textile industry history (folder 2 of 2), 1963-1996
     
    15Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills: Biographical material, 1931-1994
     
    16Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills: Cabbagetown and environs, 1976-1999
     
    17Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills: Material in other repositories, 1923-1985