Guide to the Remillard Brick Company Records M0321

Processed by Sara Timby; machine-readable finding aid created by C. Del Anderson
Department of Special Collections and University Archives
1998 ; revised 2018
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford 94305-6064

Language of Material: English
Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Title: Remillard Brick Company Records
creator: Remillard Brick Company
Identifier/Call Number: M0321
Physical Description: 10 Linear Feet (21 boxes)
Date (inclusive): 1879-1921

Scope and Content

Bound financial ledgers of the Remillard Brick Company, whose headquarters were at 2nd Street & Clay in Oakland. They also had an office in San Francisco at the Pacific Street Wharf. Material covering the period 1879 to 1921, with records of sales, purchases, jobs, inventory & assets, employee salaries, etc. as well as title and deed records.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Remillard Brick Company Records, M0321, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.


Gift of John E. Polk, 1980

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Subjects and Indexing Terms

Remillard Brick Company

box 1, volume 1

Abstract of title. Property of James Ashworth in 500 Acre Lot 11. County of Santa Clara, State of California. October 3, 1891


This was originally listed as "Abstract of title to portions of plot #5, Rancho El Valle de San Jose, Township of Murray, County of Alameda, State of California. Provenance via [Don] A[ntonio] Sunol and the Messrs Bernales." but item does not match that description.
box 1, volume 2

Abstract of title to portion of block #5, City of Oakland, County of Alameda, State of California. Provenance via Rancho San Antonio and Domingo and Vincente Peralta.

box 1, volume 3

Abstract of title to portions of block #21, City of Oakland, County of Alameda, State of California. Inserted is a manuscript map on printed document of Alameda County Surveyor's Office. Provenance of land includes the Rancho San Antonio.

box 2, volume 4

Accounts Ledger 1879-1880

box 2, volume 5

Accounts ledger 1879-1881

box 3, volume 6

Accounts Ledger 1881-1883

box 4, volume 7

Accounts Ledger 1885

Box 4, volume 8

Accounts Ledger 1885-1886

box 5, volume 9

Accounts Ledger 1888-1890

box 6, volume 10

Accounts Ledger 1888-1891

box 7, volume 11

Accounts Ledger 1890-1891

box 8, volume 12

Accounts Ledger 1890-1891

box 9, volume 13

Accounts Ledger 1891

box 10, volume 14

Credit Slips 1892-1908

box 11, volumes 15 a/b

Accounts Ledgers 1892-1894

box 12, volume 16

Accounts Ledger 1897-1898

box 13, volume 17

Accounts Ledger 1898-1900

box 14, volume 18

Accounts Ledger 1902-1904

box 15, volume 19

Accounts Ledger 1902-1904

box 16, volume 20

Accounts Ledger 1905-1909

box 17, volume 21

Inventory 1904-1909

box 18, volume 22

Accounts Register 1907-1909

box 18, volume 23

Accounts Register 1910-1913

box 19, volume 24

Accounts Register 1887

box 19, volume 25

Inventory 1894-1907

box 20, volume 26

Employee Records 1904-1910

box 20, volume 27

Le salon francais, cash accounts 1917-1920

box 20, volume 28

Le salon francais, cash accounts 1921

box 21

Deeds, title searches, title certificates, tax records, etc.