J. E. Haseltine and Co. records, 1868-1959  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Creator
J.E. Haseltine & Co.
Title
J. E. Haseltine and Co. records
Dates
1868-1959 (inclusive)
Quantity
12 linear feet, (55 volumes)
Collection Number
Bx 193
Summary
J. E. Haseltine & Co. of Portland, Oregon specialized in heavy hardware and was one of the first companies to stock automotive equipment. Collection contains cash, sundry, and sales account ledgers, accounts receivable and payable ledgers, stock inventory book, country and city ledgers, and catalogues from 1868-1959.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SCUA
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

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Languages
English
Sponsor
Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).


Historical NoteReturn to Top

James Edwin Haseltine (1833- ) came to Oregon in 1883. He joined the Portland, Oregon firm of E. J. Northrup & Co. and became half owner of the company. The name of the business was changed to J. E. Haseltine & Co. in 1886. The company incorporated in 1897. It specialized in heavy hardware and was one of the first companies to stock automotive equipment.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection contains fifty-five volumes including cash, sundry, and sales account ledgers, accounts receivable and payable ledgers, stock inventory book, country and city ledgers, and catalogues from 1868-1959.

There are three more volumes in another J.E. Haseltine collection in Special Collections and University of Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Automobile supplies industry--United States
  • Hardware industry--United States
  • Hardware stores--Oregon--Portland
  • Personal Names :
  • Haseltine, J. E.
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Catalogs
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers (account books)