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Vermont Marble Company collection, 1860-1913.
Vermont Marble Company.
Library Call Number Copy Material Location
Vermont Historical Society Library  Doc 79  Manuscript  Vault-Manuscript 

Corporate Author : Vermont Marble Company.
Title : Vermont Marble Company collection, 1860-1913.
Physical Description : 9 linear ft. (9 boxes).
General Note : Continued in Doc 80-83, 83.1, 83.2, Doc 175-176.
Summary :

The Vermont Marble Co. Collection is made up of the records of the company's general store in West Rutland, Vt., that was operated by John N. Baxter and the Rutland Marble Co. before becoming part of the Vermont Marble Co.

The collection also includes papers of companies that were affiliated with or became part of the Vermont Marble Company including the Freeman Stone Co., the Sheldon Marble Co., the Sutherland Falls Marble Co., the Pocohabajac Marble Co., Monumental Marble Co., Albertson Marble Co., Brandon Italian Marble Co., Consumers Marble Co., and the Producers' Marble Co., and a few papers of the West Rutland Trust Co. The collection includes bills and receipts, correspondence, legal papers, photographs and printed trade material.

Biographical or historical data :

The Vermont Marble Company was created in 1881 as a result of the merger of the Sutherland Falls Marble Co. and the Rutland Marble Co. The Rutland Marble Co. had been incorporated in New York City and included quarries in West Rutland, Center Rutland, and Salem, N.Y. The Sutherland Falls Marble Co. was incorporated in Vermont in 1870 by Redfield Proctor. Redfield Proctor managed the new Vermont Marble Co. and Adolphus Smedburg was treasurer.

Local Note : Freeman Stone Co. (Proctorsville, Vt.), Freeman Stone Co. papers. VHS-84
Sheldon Marble Co., Sheldon Marble Co. papers, VHS-85
Subject Term : Marble industry and trade.
Geographic Term : West Rutland (Vt.) Commerce.
Rutland (Vt.) Commerce.
Salem (N.Y.) Commerce.
Added Author : Baxter, J. N. (John Nevers), 1822-1898.
Proctor, Redfield, 1831-1908.
Added Author : Sutherland Falls Marble Co. (Sutherland Falls, Vt.)
Pocohabajac Marble Co. (Pittsford, Vt.)
Consumers Marble Co. (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Monumental Marble Co. (Rutland, Vt.)
Albertson Marble Co. (West Rutland, Vt.)
Brandon Italian Marble Co. (Middlebury, Vt.)
Producers' Marble Co. (Rutland, Vt.)
West Rutland Trust Co. (West Rutland, Vt.)
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