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S.J. Fitzgerald Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM10-61


T.L. Grace & Company and its cotton business affairs.


  • circa late 1800s-early 1900s

Conditions Governing Access

Noncirculating; available for research.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material

1. Cash ledger, appears to be set up by street address and year

2. Individual documents:

a. Deed of Trust dated May 19, 1909

b. Correspondence on T.L. Grace & Company letterhead dated December 24, 1902

c. Bills of Sale (2) for cotton bales from T.L. Grace & Company to S.J. Fitzgerald dated April 7, 1905 and October 22, 1913

d. Bills of Sale (3) for cotton bales from Mayo & Grace to S.J. Fitzgerald dated October 12, 1912, December 14, 1912 and undated

e. Promissory note for $450.00 drawn on the Bank of New Albany on February 22, 1905 (signature line torn off)

f. Unidentified list of numbers


.25 Cubic Feet : 302A.B15.Y5

Language of Materials



Purchased through the Douglas A Noverr Grant for Collection Enhancement for Institutions to Build Popular Culture and American Culture Research Collections (Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association).

Date of Receipt: February 2010

S.J. Fitzgerald Collection
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Historical Manuscripts and Photographs Repository

118 College Drive - 5148
Hattiesburg MS 39406-0001