Fort Worth Stockyards Company Records, 1893-1975 | Manuscripts

By Jaime Janda

Collection Overview

Title: Fort Worth Stockyards Company Records, 1893-1975Add to your cart.
Predominant Dates:1923-1973
ID: 01/BA.14
Primary Creator: Fort Wroth Stockyards Company
Extent: 329.0 Boxes

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Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection contains correspondence, financial documents, legal documents, printed material, and ledgers relating to the business activities of the Fort Worth Stockyards Company.  Included are the files of Kennerly Robey, engineer; Wiliam L. Pier, manager; and John W. Dies, treasurer.  Records concerning the American Stock Yards Association, a national trade association, and the Fort Worth Livestock Handling Company, a subsidiary to the Fort Worth Stockyards Company, are also included.  Records pertaining to owners Swift & Company and the United Stockyards Corporation are also contained in the collection.  As well as records from the following Commission House’s:  Carrell & Carrell; Carson; Clay; Drive-In; Foley-Allen; Hutchens; Kutch; Saunders; Tadlock; Wallace; and Western Feeder.

Administrative Information

Repository: Manuscripts
Access Restrictions: Selected items in this collection are restricted.  Please contact the UNT Special Collections for more information.
Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Note: This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hour notice prior to use.
Acquisition Source: Ronald F. Brown
Acquisition Method: Gift
Preferred Citation: Fort Wroth Stockyards Records, University of North Texas Special Collections

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