Guide to the Schwabacher company records, 1894-1944 JL009

Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, California, 94305-6064
Repository email: speccollref@stanford.edu
� 1999


Title: Schwabacher company records,
Identifier/Call Number: JL009
Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 3.0 Linear feet
Date (inclusive): 1894-1944
creator: Schwabacher Bros. & Company (Seattle, Wash.)

Scope and Content

The Schwabacher company records in this collection include records of several of the enterprises in Seattle, the Stockton Milling Company in Stockton, California, and of Schwabacher Bros. of San Francisco. There were many Schwabacher brothers and cousins, involved in the many companies bearing their name. Following is a list of the companies represented in this collection and the member of the Schwabacher family apparently most closely connected with each:
  1. Schwabacher Bros. of San Francisco: investment brokers - Louis A. Schwabacher
  2. Schwabacher Hardware Company, Seattle- Leo S. Schwabacher
  3. Schwabacher Bros. & Co. Inc., Seattle- Abraham Schwabacher
  4. Schwabacher Realty Company, Seattle-
  5. Gatzert-Schwabacher Land Company, Seattle- Frank or Sigmund Schwabacher
  6. Stockton Milling Company-Stockton, California- Sigmund Schwabacher, president
The records and papers in the collection cover the dates 1894-1944, and consist of miscellaneous reports and letters concerning the Seattle enterprises (1910 and 1921-1923); accountant's reports and balance sheets for each of the four Seattle companies reporesented (1910-1933); minute book and cash book, as well as sundry agreements and correspondence for the Stockton Milling Company (1894-1920); and checkbooks and a trial balance for Schwabacher Bros. in San Francisco (1906-1944).

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Schwabacher company records, JL009, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Provenance

Gift of Sam I. Schwabacher, 1956.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

Access Restrictions

None.

 

A. SCHWABACHER BROS.-SAN FRANCISCO (1906-1944)

Box 1, Folder 1

Checkbook 1941-1942

Box 1, Folder 2

Checkbook 1944

Box 1, Folder 2

Trial balance 1906-1910

 

B. SEATTLE ENTERPRISES (1909-1933)

 

GENERAL BUSINESS

Box 1, Folder 3

Miscellaneous letters and reports 1910 and 1921-1923

Box 1, Folder 4

Land assessment book 1909-1911

Box 1, Folder 5

Maps and newspaper clippings 1914-1922

Box 1, Folder 6

Tax ovaluations 1910-1921

 

SCHWABACHER REALTY COMPANY

Box 1, Folder 7

Reports and accounts (balance sheets, report on audit) 1913-1927

 

SCHWABACHER BROS. & COMPANY

Box 2, Folder 1

Accountant's reports 1910

Box 2, Folder 2

Reports and accounts (balance sheets) 1912-1927

 

SCHWABACHER HARDWARE COMPANY

Box 2, Folder 3

Accountant's reports 1910

Box 2, Folder 4,5

Reports and accounts (balance sheets) 1912-1928

 

GATZERT-SCHWABACHER LAND COMPANY

Box 2, Folder 6

Accountant's report 1910

Box 2, Folder 7,8

Reports and accounts (balance sheets, report on audit) 1914-1933

 

C. STOCKTON MILLING COMPANY (1894-1920)

Box 3, Folder 1

Minute book 1906-1919

Box 3, Folder 2

Cash book 1910-1920

Box 3, Folder 3

Crown Flour Mills Company 1910-1916

 

Agreement with Stockton Milling Company Correspondence 1910

Box 3, Folder 4

Alsop Process Company -vs- Stockton Milling Co. 1908

 

Correspondence

 

Charts

Box 3, Folder 5

Tax receipts 1910-1916

Box 3, Folder 5

Promissory notes 1894