Preliminary Guide to the Colfax Hardware Company Records
MS.1988.22

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Title
Colfax Hardware Company Records
ID
MS.1988.22
Date [inclusive]
1949-1951
Extent
1.0 Linear feet 1 box.
Location Note
(MASC Staff Use: 2-5-8-2)
Language
English
Languages
Materials are in English.

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Biographical/Historical note

Formerly called Roulet Hardware and owned by Justin Roulet, the Colfax Hardware Company was purchased in 1949 by Charles G. Lemon and C.E. Perryman. Opening in March of 1949, the renamed Colfax Hardware Store was located on North 123 Main Street, in Colfax, Washington.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection contains records of the Colfax Hardware Company, located on North 123 Main Street, in Colfax, Washington. The collection consists of account ledgers from 1949 to 1951, incoming correspondence, financial records, business registration certificates, inventory lists of materials from 1949, 1950, and 1951, order books from 1949 to 1951, and "Agent's License Record" for the State of Washington Department of Game from 1949, 1950, and 1951.

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Organization of Collection

This is an unprocessed collection. It has not yet been arranged.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries

http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Access

This collection is open and available for research use.

Acquisition Information

Richard Old donated this collection to the Washington State University Libraries in 1988 (MS 1988-22).

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Colfax Hardware -- Colfax (WA).

Geographic Name(s)

  • Colfax (Wash.) -- History -- Sources

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