Finding aid for the Ohio Columbus Barber Papers

Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Barber, Ohio Columbus
Title: Ohio Columbus Barber Papers
Dates: 1854-1919
Extent: 0.20 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: Ohio Columbus Barber (1841-1920) was a business executive of Akron, Ohio. He co-founded the Barber Match Company, which was succeeded by the Diamond Match Company. The collection consists of correspondence, statements, stock certificates, mortgage bonds, railroad passes, automobile registrations, proposed constitution and bylaws for the National Match Company; newspaper clippings of Barber's family; single letters from George B. Cortelyou, Marcus A. Hanna, and Booker T. Washington; and statement (1907-1908) of the Diamond Match Company.
MS Number MS 1617
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English