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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Charles E. Haydon Papers, 1888-1898



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Haydon, Charles E.
Title: Charles E. Haydon papers
Dates: 1888-1898
Abstract: Correspondence, circulars, diaries, reports, financial documents, newspaper clippings, railway and steamship passes, and a map compose the Charles E. Haydon Papers, 1888-1898, chronicling Haydon's business activities as an executive for various mining, lumber, and finance companies, including the American Building and Loan Association and the Woodworth Lumber Company.
Identification: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02831
Extent: 2 inches
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

During the late 19th century, Charles E. Haydon worked for a number of mining, lumber, and finance companies, including as the president of the American Building and Loan Association in Little Rock, Arkansas, and as vice president of Woodworth Lumber Company in Monroe, Louisiana. In addition, he served on the board of directors of the Ragged Mountain Gold Placer Mining Company.

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Scope and Contents

Correspondence, circulars, diaries, reports, financial documents, newspaper clippings, railway and steamship passes, and a map compose the Charles E. Haydon Papers, 1888-1898, chronicling Haydon's business activities as an executive for various mining, lumber, and finance companies, including the American Building and Loan Association and the Woodworth Lumber Company. Correspondence concerns business affairs with mining, oil, and lumber companies, while diaries discuss his travels throughout Texas, Arkansas, and Colorado. Reports relate to gold mining operations in Colorado; financial documents consist of tax receipts, bank deposit slips, and a promissory note; passes from a variety of railway and steamship companies pertain to Haydon's business travel; and newspaper clippings discuss Haydon's professional activities, among other topics. Additionally, circulars advertise the Montrose Placer Mining Company, and a map illustrates the property belonging to the Ragged Mountain Gold Placer Mining Company.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.

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Index Terms

Personal Names
Haydon, Charles E.
Corporate Names
American Building and Loan Association
Montrose Placer Mining Company
Ragged Mountain Gold Placer Mining Company
Woodworth Lumber Company, Ltd.
Subjects
Lumber trade
Mines and mineral resources
Railroad companies
Steamboat lines
Travel
Places
Arkansas
Colorado
Texas
United States

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles E. Haydon Papers, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center's "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

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2D269 [SRH1230006215] Correspondence, reports, account papers, diaries, passes, and newspaper clippings, 1888-1898

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