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Guide to the Thomas Burkhard Coppersmith Company records 1991.044

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

Brooklyn Historical Society

Collection processed by Stephen Weinstein

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 21, 2011
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Finding aid revised and entered into Archivists' Toolkit by Nicholas Pavlik,  , August 17, 2011

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Burkhard, Thomas, 1839- 1916
Creator: Thomas Burkhard Coppersmith Company.
Title: Thomas Burkhard Coppersmith Company records
Dates [inclusive]: 1883-1909
Abstract: The Thomas Burkhard Coppersmith Company, founded in New York City in 1836, moved to Brooklyn in 1891. This collection contains account and production books, as well as advertising handbills, customer lists, order books, and clippings, that provide insight into the operation of a leading manufacturer of copper kettles for the confectionary and pharmaceutical industries during the 19th and early 20th centuries.
Quantity: 1.25 Linear feet in four folders and three oversize enclosures.
Text [Box]: A0617
Text [Oversize]: 1991.044 1 of 3
Text [Oversize]: 1991.044 2 of 3
Text [Oversize]: 1991.044 3 of 3
Call Phrase: 1991.044
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.