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  • Provenance
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Schwabacher Company records
    creator: Schwabacher Bros. & Company (Seattle, Wash.)
    Identifier/Call Number: JL009
    Physical Description: 1.5 Linear Feet (3 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1894-1944
    Abstract: 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.
    Physical Location: Special Collections and University Archives materials are stored offsite and must be paged 36 hours in advance.

    Scope and Contents

    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 represented (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).
    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:

    Missing Title

    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

    System of Arrangement

    The collection is arranged into three series: Series 1: Schwabacher Bros. of San Francisco, 1906-1944 Series 2: Seattle Enterprises, 1909-1933 Series 3: Stockton Milling Company, 1894-1920

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item] Schwabacher Company records (JL009), Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Provenance

    Gift of Sam I. Schwabacher, 1956.

    Conditions Governing Use

    While Special Collections is the owner of the physical and digital items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/spc/using-collections/permission-publish

    Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.

    Related Materials

    James Schwabacher Collection, ARS-0024, the Stanford Archive of Recorded Sound, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Business enterprises -- California.
    Business records.
    Schwabacher Bros. & Company (Seattle, Wash.)