Eborn S. Pittman Papers

1947-1955
Manuscript Collection #568
Creator(s)
Pittman, Eborn S.
Physical description
0.62 Cubic Feet, 40 items, 5 volumes, including correspondence, contracts, and ledgers
Preferred Citation
Eborn S. Pittman Papers (#568), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Repository
ECU Manuscript Collection
Access
No restrictions

Records (1947-1955), including correspondence, contracts, and ledgers for the farmers tobacco warehouse of Claxton, Ga. And the Metter tobacco warehouse of Metter, Ga.


Biographical/historical information

The two warehouses consists of The Farmers Tobacco Warehouse in Claxton, Ga. and the Metter Tobacco Warehouse in Metter, Ga. (1947-1955.) The warehouses kept extensive records on every day operations. Business partners mentioned include E.E. Forbes, Norman F. Hardee, E.S. Pittman, Cecil W. Wooten, and Richard Henry Cash.


Scope and arrangement

This collection contains the correspondence, contracts, lease agreements and ledgers for the Farmers Tobacco Warehouse in Claxton, Ga. and the Metter Tobacco Warehouse in Metter, Ga. (1947-1955.) There are also multiple contracts with the business partners and letters between E.S. Pittman concerning the business operations at the warehouse.


Administrative information
Custodial History

December 12, 1988, 40 items, 5 vols.; Records (1947-1955), including correspondence, contracts, and ledgers for the Farmers Tobacco Warehouse of Claxton, Ga. and the Metter Tobacco Warehouse of Metter, Ga. Donor: Mr. James Pittman.

Source of acquisition

Gift of Mr. James Pittman

Processing information

Encoded by Apex Data Services

Processed by Faith Harris 2019.

Copyright notice

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


Container list
Box 1 Folder b Ledgers, 1950-1955

Contains ledger for the Farmers Tobacco Warehouse at Claxton, GA and the Metter Tobacco Warehouse at Metter, GA.

Box 1 Folder c Printed Materials, 1947-1955

Contains correspondence, contracts and records for the Farmers Tobacco Warehouse.

Box 1 Folder a Ledgers, 1947-1955

Contains ledger for the the Metter Tobacco Warehouse at Metter, GA.

Box 1 Folder b Printed Materials, 1950-1955

Contains the Metter Tobacco Warehouse records.

Box 1 Folder a Ledgers, 1950-1955

Contains ledgers for the Farmers Tobacco Warehouse at Claxton, GA.

Box 1 Folder b Ledgers, 1950-1955

Contains ledger for the Farmers Tobacco Warehouse at Claxton, GA and the Metter Tobacco Warehouse at Metter, GA.

Box 1 Folder c Printed Materials, 1947-1955

Contains correspondence, contracts and records for the Farmers Tobacco Warehouse.

Box 2 Folder a Ledgers, 1947-1955

Contains ledger for the the Metter Tobacco Warehouse at Metter, GA.

Box 2 Folder b Printed Materials, 1950-1955

Contains the Metter Tobacco Warehouse records.