Summary Information
Title: Fort Pitt Supply Company Records
Collection Number: AIS.1975.03
Creator: Fort Pitt Supply Company.

Collection Dates: 1898-1973
Extent: 1.25 linear feet (1 box)

Language: English

Abstract:
The Fort Pitt Supply Company, a plumbing supplier, was chartered on August 4, 1898. The records contain a certificate of incorporation, by-laws, letters patent, correspondence, minutes, a diary, and appraisal inventories from 1898-1973.
Publisher:

ULS Archives Service Center
University of Pittsburgh Library System
7500 Thomas Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA, 15260
412-648-3232
archives-ref@mail.pitt.edu
Date Published:

March 10, 1976
Author:

Finding aid prepared by Archives Service Center staff. Revisions occurred to the finding aid as a part of the encoding process on May 1, 2003.
Revision Description:
July 1, 2006:
Converted from EAD Version 1.0 to EAD Version 2002

Collection Scope and Content Notes

The Fort Pitt Supply Company was chartered on August 4, 1898. The Supply Company was located on 1021 East Ohio Street in Pittsburgh and sold plumbing supplies. The records contain a certificate of incorporation, by-laws, letters patent, correspondence, minutes, a diary, and appraisal inventories from 1898-1973.


Subject Terms

Topics
  • Corporations -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh

Corporate Names
  • Fort Pitt Supply Company.

Genres/Forms
  • Corporation records

Category
  • Business and Industry

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of George C. Bailey, President of the Fort Pitt Supply Company, on March 25, 1975.

Preferred Citation:

Fort Pitt Supply Company Records, 1898-1973, AIS.1975.03, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh

Previous Citation:

Fort Pitt Supply Company, Pittsburgh, Pa., Records, 1898-1973; Archives of Industrial Society; University of Pittsburgh Libraries

Processing Information:

This collection was processed by Archives Service Center staff on March 10, 1976.

Processing Information:

Revision and rearrangement for the encoded version of the finding aid provided by Michael O'Malley on May 1, 2003. Information about the collection title and the controlled access terms was extracted from the MARC record in the University of Pittsburgh catalog Voyager ID number: 1408074

Copyright:

Permission for publication is given on behalf of the University of Pittsburgh as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.


Collection Inventory

Box 1
Folder 1 Charter application, August 4, 1898
Folder 2 Letters patent, Correspondence, August 31, 1898, 1969
Folder 3 By-laws, March 26, 1901
Folder 4 Certificate of Incorporation, March 26, 1901
Volume 1 Board of Directors minute book, July 28, 1898-March 13, 1956
Volume 2 Diary, June 5, 1948-September 8, 1954
Volume 3 Appraisal Inventory Report, June 30, 1924
Volume 4 Inventory Report, March 31, 1973