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National Coal Company records

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030055713]
Identifier: MS-0438
The National Coal Company was headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland. This collection consists of one folder of receipts, sales slips, invoices and letters dealing with the day to day business running of the business. Materials date from 1905 to 1917.

Dates

  • 1905 - 1917

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Contact Special Collections for more information.

This collection is open for use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Extent

0.167 Cubic Feet (1 folder (30 Items))

Biographical Note

The National Coal Company was headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland. The first President of the Company was H.A. Ryan. By 1910, Augustine J. Ryan had taken over as President. The company marketed themselves as Miners and Shippers of George's Creek, Big Vein Cumberland and Fairmont Coal. Their office was in the Baltimore Commercial Building on the corner of Gay and Lombard streets.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one folder of receipts, sales slips, invoices and letters dealing with the day to day business running of the business. Materials date from 1905 to 1917. There are a few notes about mining operations and various documents dealing shipping coal via railroad. The contents of the file are arranged chronologically.

Provenance

This small collection was removed from the Baltimore Petroleum Records MS.0210 in February, 1989. The provenance of MS.0210 is unknown.

Processing Information

Finding aid prepared by Holly Callahan on August 8, 2008.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
3400 N Charles St
Baltimore MD 21218 USA