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Tobacco Warehouse Checks and Receipts

 Collection — Box: J (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-0634

Scope and Contents

The Tobacco Warehouse Collection consists of 17 receipts and tobacco warehouse checks related to the sale of tobacco at local tobacco warehouses in Johnson City, Tenn., between 1929 and 1940. Receipts give the names of the tobacco grower and the tobacco buyer as well as the weight of tobacco sold and the amount paid. Among the tobacco warehouses represented in the collection are the Central Tobacco Warehouse, Cozart & Foxworth Tobacco Warehouse, and Farmers & Merchants Warehouse.


  • Creation: 1929-1940; undated


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


0.05 linear feet (in one folder)

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Method of Acquisition

The Tobacco Warehouse Checks and Receipts were donated anonymously to the Archives of Appalachia on March 11, 2003.

Processing Information

The collection was processed by Ned Irwin and opened for research in June 2007.

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Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA