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Kelly (G. A.) Plow Company Records, 1884-1965

Collection Overview

Title: Kelly (G. A.) Plow Company Records, 1884-1965

ID: B/10

Extent: 13.0 Boxes

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection includes accident and insurance reports, blueprints, catalogs (price lists and parts lists), correspondence, farm equipment and machinery literature, photographs, statements, ledgers and other records of this Longview manufacturer and seller of plows and farm equipment

Box and Folder Listing

Box 1: Company papers, A-K,, 1925-1947Add to your cart.
Box 2: Company papers, L-Z, 1934-1966Add to your cart.
Box 3: Accident and Insurance reports, 1941-1943Add to your cart.
Box 4: Blueprints, 1940-1947Add to your cart.
Box 5: Catalogs - Price lists, Repair Part, Staples and Shapes of Kelly Co., 1930-1945Add to your cart.
Box 6: Farm Equipment Institute, price lists, and oil refinery files, 1935-1967Add to your cart.
Box 7: Machinery Literature, 1920-1954Add to your cart.
Folder 1: AddresographAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Air CompressorsAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Air ConditioningAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: BoilersAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: CoolingAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: CultivatorAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Die CastingAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Drill (Agricultural implement)Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Farm Implement ManufacturingAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Gas and Oil EnginesAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Grinding MachinesAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: PlowsAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Heating OilAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Pumping MachineryAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: TractorsAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Walking PlantersAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: Walking PlantersAdd to your cart.
Box 8: Office Management, 1938-1954Add to your cart.
Box 9: Statements, 1935-1937Add to your cart.
Box 10: Correspondence, A & B, 1915-1940Add to your cart.
Box 11: Correspondence, C & D, 1941-1947Add to your cart.
Box 12: Photographs and Photo-lithographs, Kelly Plow Company, ca. 1910-ca. 1930Add to your cart.
Folder AAdd to your cart.
photocopies of misc. Kelly equipment, 11 items
Folder BAdd to your cart.
No.1 Texas Stock Plow;  Dandy No.200 Middle Buster;  Black Diamond Middle Buster; Georgia Stock No. 1 Plow;  No.2 Texas Stock;  No.3 Sled Stalk cutter;  Wood plow Kelley logo, pencil drawing
Folder CAdd to your cart.
Disc Harrow Dow Law Planter Boss Middle Buster; No.35 Dandy Planter combined cotton and corn; Wood beam Pony plow; Pony Red Tip Plow (export services); Dixie Side Harrow; Dandy 3 speeds cotton and corn planter; Lister Sled Cultivator; First factory at Kellyville
Folder DAdd to your cart.
Kelly Fordson planter Kelly Davy Crockett Planter Grass Hog Disc Cultivator; Terracing plow; Coastal Bermuda Sprigger; Planter; Sandy Planter; Kelly Guano Distributor; (with parts numbered), No.11 Sweep Stock; Dandy Cultivator;
Folder EAdd to your cart.
Company photographs includes several photos of hardware stores that carried Kelly Plows with employees outside, tractors including a Fordson tractor, several photos of miscellaneous equipment.
Box 13: Miscellaneous, 1925-1964Add to your cart.
Box 14: Production Reports (loose papers):. Labor Cost Reports (loose papers), 1920, 1931-1932, 1926-27Add to your cart.
Box 15: Payroll and Labor Distribution Reports (loose papers), 1926-1933Add to your cart.
Box 16: Card file of employeesAdd to your cart.
Ledger 1: Labor Cost Reports (1 volume), 1923-1927Add to your cart.
Ledger 2: Various Ledgers (13 volumes), 1884-1885; 1888-1891; 1897-1898; 1900 (2 v.); 1908; 1917-1918; 1922-1927; 1Add to your cart.
Ledger 3: Price Rate (1 volume)Add to your cart.
Ledger 4: Quarterly Conference Records, Methodist Episcopal Church, South, Longview, Texas (1 volume)Add to your cart.
Bundle 1: Map: (small), showing towns of East TexasAdd to your cart.