Clyde Anderson collection of the Madison Coal Corporation, 1915-1942 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
ID: 1/6/MSS 173
Extent: 1.0 Boxes
Subjects (links to similar collections)
Scope and Contents: The correspondence in this collection is primarily between employees of Madison Coal discussing farming business near Johnston City, Illinois, in Williamson and Franklin counties. Some of the correspondence is between the Madison Coal and the farmers. The topics discussed are the raising of crops, profits, selling of corn and apples. Some correspondence is regarding the transfer of properties, the building of a new road by the county, and the upkeep of company-owned house and outbuildings.