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Henry Ashworth papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS0333

Scope and Contents

Correspondence course booklets (1949-50) on textile milling and manufacturing published by International Correspondence Schools of Scranton, Penn. The booklets contain corrected test sheets completed by Henry Ashworth of Ashworth Brothers, Inc., Charlotte, N.C.

Dates

  • 1949-1950

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Biographical / Historical

Ashworth Brothers, Inc. was a cotton textile industry services firm located at South Graham and Palmer in Charlotte, N.C. E.H. Isenhour served as the company's "Southern Agent" and the company had branches in Atlanta, Ga. and Greenville, S.C. The firm advertised its services as "Tops re-clothed, lickerins rewound, regular sizes of clothing always in stock; cotton mill machinery repaired." [Source: Hill's Charlotte city directory (Richmond, Va.: Hill Directory Co., 1948).]

Extent

0.3 Linear Feet

Overview

Correspondence course booklets (1949-50) on textile milling and manufacturing published by International Correspondence Schools of Scranton, Penn. The booklets contain corrected test sheets completed by Henry Ashworth of Ashworth Brothers, Inc., Charlotte, N.C.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Museum of the New South, 2003.

Related Materials

Mildred Gwin Andrews Papers, Harry L. Dalton Papers. Erlanger Mills, Inc. Records. Don S. Holt Papers. Klopman Mills, Inc. Records. Boyd E. Payton Papers

Processing Information

Processed by James Kusik, 2003.
Title
Henry Ashworth papers
Status
Completed
Author
James Kusik
Date
2003
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

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Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
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