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"Soap; Its History and Manufacture" from The Great Industries of the United States, 1871
Collection Description & Creator Information
The collection consists of Enoch Morgan's Sons Company records: 1) business records, including a day book (1861-1864), minute books and other ledgers; 2) business correspondence from the late 19th century to the mid-20th century [note: the personal correspondence and financial documents belonging to the Morgan family members of the company have been moved to the the Hudson Review Archives collection, C1091]; 3) advertising and promotional materials regarding the company and Sapolio soap, including copies of "Excelsior," the Bret Harte promotional poem/pamphlet, Sapolio games, publicity releases, and advertising campaign materials) other items, such as bars of Sapolio soap in their original wrappers, photographs, books, and office stamp tools.
- Custodial History:
The records were in the possession of the Morgan family in New York City until coming to Princeton in 2006.
- Archival Appraisal Information:
No appraisal information is available.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
- Conditions for Reproduction and Use:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.
- Credit this material:
"Soap; Its History and Manufacture" from The Great Industries of the United States; Enoch Morgan's Sons Co. Collection, C1098, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
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