University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Borden and Wentz Records, 1866



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Borden and Wentz (Vicksburg, Miss.)
Title: Borden and Wentz Records
Dates: 1866
Abstract: Correspondence from the Vicksburg office of Borden and Wentz includes a discussion of cotton prices and a cotton shipment receipt.
Accession No.: 85-311
OCLC No.: 31197483
Extent: 5 items.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

H. Borden of Memphis, Tennessee, and J. A. Wentz of Vicksburg, Mississippi, served as general agents for steamboats, railroads, merchants, and planters.


Scope and Contents

Correspondence from the Vicksburg office of Borden and Wentz includes a discussion of cotton prices and a cotton shipment receipt.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

Use Restrictions

Unrestricted use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Borden, H. -- Archives.
Wentz, J. A. -- Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
Borden and Wentz (Vicksburg, Miss.) -- Archives.
Subjects
Cotton trade -- Southern States.
Commission merchants -- Southern States.

Related Material

Forms part of the Natchez Trace Small Manuscript Collections.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Borden and Wentz Records, 1866, Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2E551 Correspondence, 1866