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Textile industry

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Beaumont E newsletter collection

 Collection — Box Single File Collections Box 3: 2014
Identifier: SCPL-2014-009
Content Description

Eight issues of The Beaumont E, the company newsletter of the Beaumont Manufacturing Company. The title of the publication stems from the Army-Navy E Award, a honor given to manufacturing companies who provided material for the war effort during World War II.

Dates: 1942-11 - 1945-04

George Donald Mullinax collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCPL-2019-024
Content Description George Donald Mullinax was veteran who fought in World War II, Korea, and Vietnam. Born in Clifton, SC he grew up in a community with strong ties to the textile industry. The four series in this collection reflect Mullinax's interests in his personal family history, the town of Clifton and the surrounding communites, the textile industry in Spartanburg county and its decline, and Camp Croft. This collection consists of papers, photographs, negatives, and newspaper articles about the four...
Dates: 1908 - 2007

Spartanburg -- Biography -- Cates, MacFarlane and Marguerite, 1999

 File — Spartanburg Pamphlet File Drawer 1
Scope and Contents

One article from the Spartanburg Herald-Journal on MacFarlane and Marguerite McGee Cates.

Dates: 1999

Spartanburg -- Biography -- Converse, Dexter E., 1899 - 1920

 File — Spartanburg Pamphlet File Drawer 1
Scope and Contents

Three newspaper articles on Dexter Edgar Converse.

Dates: 1899 - 1920

Spartanburg -- Biography -- Cunningham, Frank, 1983

 File — Spartanburg Pamphlet File Drawer 1
Scope and Contents

Two copies of the same article highlighting Frank Cunningham's life. Published in the Spartanburg Herald-Journal in 1983.

Dates: 1983

Spartanburg -- Biography -- Gibbs, Jimmy & Marsha, 2004 - 2012

 File — Spartanburg Pamphlet File Drawer 2
Scope and Contents

Series of articles on Jimmy and Marsha Gibbs from the Spartanburg Herald-Journal and Upstate Women

Dates: 2004 - 2012

Spartanburg -- Biography -- Montgomery, John H., 1902 - 2017

 File — Spartanburg Pamphlet File Drawer 2
Scope and Contents

A collection of newspaper clippings and a brief bio on John Henry Montgomery and the Montgomery family.

Dates: 1902 - 2017

Spartanburg -- Biography -- Montgomery, Walter Scott Sr., 1891 - 2002

 File — Spartanburg Pamphlet File Drawer 2
Scope and Contents

A large collection of newspaper articles and clippings on Walter Scott Montgomery, Sr.

Dates: 1891 - 2002

Spartanburg -- Biography -- Patton, Van, 1939

 File — Spartanburg Pamphlet File Drawer 2
Scope and Contents

One newspaper article from 1939 that tells about the life Van Patton and the cotton factory he built on the Enoree River. This article is based on information from an earlier news article published in 1881.

Dates: 1939

Spartanburg -- Biography -- Teszler, Sandor, 1997 - 2000

 File — Spartanburg Pamphlet File Drawer 2
Scope and Contents

Two articles on Sander Teszler from the Spartanburg Herald-Journal.

Dates: 1997 - 2000

Textile Newspapers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPL-1997-035
Content Description This collection consists of 10 newspapers that discuss the textile industry in Spartanburg and the labor issues that occured at the textile mills. There are local newspapers represented: the Spartanburg Daily Herald, the Spartanburg Journal, and the Spartanburg Herald-Journal. There are also newspapers from the National Labor movement: Union News Service (the Committee for Industrial Organization or CIO) and the T.W.O.C. Parade (Textile Workers Organizing Committee). There is also a bound...
Dates: 1902 - 1949

Wade and Thula Buchanan collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCPL-2015-020
Content Description

Collection assembled by Wade and Thula Buchanan, long-time employees of Inman Mills, consisting of several copies of the Inman Times (1930s and 1950s-1970s), Inman Mills Baptist Church bulletins and photographs, Inman Mills employment records, a few North and South Carolina postcards, business receipts, a 1974 Miss South Carolina Pageant program, and a small batch of political ephemera from the 1970s.

Dates: 1913 - 2001; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1980