Cairo City Coal Company (Cairo, Ill.) records, 1875-1937
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Brief Description: These records consist of a ledger book with minutes of stockholders annual meetings and board of director meetings from 1875 to 1937.
Held at:
Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
605 Agriculture Dr.
MC 6632
Carbondale, IL 62901
Phone: 618-453-2516
Fax: 618-453-3451
Email: speccoll [at]
Record Series Number: 1/6/MSS 370
Created by: Cairo City Coal Company (Cairo, Ill.)
Volume: 1.0 Boxes
Acquired: 11/12/2010.
Arrangement: Arranged by format type.
Biographical Note for Cairo City Coal Company (Cairo, Ill.) : Established on March 19, 1875 by Edwin W. Halliday, Henry L. Halliday and Rufus P. Robbins, the Cairo City Coal Company was initially to provide coal for operating steamboats on the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers.
Access Restrictions: Unrestricted access.
Subject Index
Business enterprises - Illinois
Coal mines and mining - Illinois
Genres/Forms of Material
Minutes (Records)
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the World Wide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright.  Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult Special Collections Research Center to determine copyright holders for information in this collection.  Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original.
Physical Access Notes: Due to preservation concerns, ledger may not be photocopied.
Acquisition Notes: Gift
PreferredCitation: [Item], Cairo City Coal Company records, Special Collections Research Center, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.