Finding aid for the Bobbie Brooks, Inc. Records


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Bobbie Brooks, Inc next hit.
Title: previous hit Bobbie Brooks, Inc next hit. Records
Dates: 1939-1992
Extent: 0.20 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: previous hit Bobbie Brooks, Inc next hit. was founded in 1939 as Ritmore Sportswear in Cleveland, Ohio. Its founders were Maurice Saltzman and Max Reiter. In 1953, Saltzman bought out Reiter's share of the company. The name was changed to Bobbie Brooks in 1960. The company merged with Pubco Corporation in 1985. The collection consists of annual reports, brochures, newspaper clippings, company newsletters, awards, and a payroll ledger. The newsletters provide contemporaneous descriptions of pioneering use of computers to track and coordinate production, sales, shipping, and accounting.
MS Number MS 4764
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English