Flanagan Buggy Works Collection

Manuscript Collection #670

  • Descriptive Summary
    Title: Flanagan Buggy Works Collection
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract: Records (1913-1934) of Greenville, NC Buggy and Automobile dealership, including photographs, price list, catalog, and chart of accounts.
    Extent: 0.25 Cubic Feet, 1 archival box,
  • Biographical / Historical Note

    First established in 1868 on Cotanche Street between Second and Third Streets, the John Flanagan Buggy Company of Greenville, North Carolina, was known for producing some of the finest buggies in the state. After the death of owner John Flanagan, family members took over the operation which eventually became an automobile dealership.

  • Administrative Information
    Accessions Information

    December 6, 1993 (unprocessed), 13 items; Records (1913-1934) of Greenville, N. C., buggy and automobile dealership, including photographs, price list, catalog, and chart of accounts. Donor: Mrs. Walter Herman Hardee.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Mrs. Walter Herman Hardee

    Access Restrictions

    No restrictions

    Copyright Notice

    Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

    Preferred Citation

    Flanagan Buggy Works Collection (#670), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Encoded by Apex Data Services

Preliminary Inventory

Below is material taken from a preliminary inventory and represents content from the collection that is unprocessed.

Box 1

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Preliminary Inventory

Box 1

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