Finding aid created by: CMV
Date: 30 Oct 1978
|12 Oct 2009||converted to EAD (MRC)|
Overview of the Collection
|Creator:||A. E. Nettleton Company.|
|Title:||A. E. Nettleton Company Records|
|Quantity:||4.5 linear ft.|
|Abstract:||Papers of the shoe manufacturer in Syracuse, N.Y.; established 1879. Collection contains financial records including corporate tax returns (1922-1930) and auditors' reports (1919-1930); records of the Mutual Benefits Association (pension plan), including minutes of directors and pension commissioners; and the in-house publication, The Nettleton Association News (1911-1961).|
|Repository:||Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010
The A. E. Nettleton Company, founded in 1879 in Syracuse, New York, made fine mens footwear for more than 100 years. The company headquarters in downtown Syracuse is now upscale condominiums.
The A. E. Nettleton Company Records contains financial records, mutual benefits association material, published material, and miscellaneous. The miscellaneous series includes the patent for leggings developed by Henry Cook, one of the presidents of the Nettleton Company.
All material is arranged alphabetically by topic or title. Within that, financial material is arranged chronologically.
The majority of our archival and manuscript collections are housed offsite and require advanced notice for retrieval. Researchers are encouraged to contact us in advance concerning the collection material they wish to access for their research.
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All published material has been transferred to Rare Books for cataloging; please refer to the Classic Catalog to locate these items.
Special Collections Research Center has the papers and records of numerous local businesses. Please refer to the SCRC Subject Index for a complete listing.
A. E. Nettleton Company, Archives.
Nettleton Association News.
Footwear industry -- New York (State)
Manufactures -- United States.
Manufacturing industries -- Accounting.
Shoe industry -- New York (State)
Syracuse (N.Y.) -- Industries.
Syracuse (N.Y.) -- Manufactures.
Genres and Forms
Minutes (administrative records)
Preferred citation for this material is as follows:
A E Nettleton Company Records
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
Mutual Benefits Association
|Box 1||A. E. Nettleton Company|
|Box 1||Balance sheets|
|Box 1||Balance sheets and profit and loss surplus accounts|
|Box 1||Certified balance sheets|
|Box 1||Chart of accounts|
|Box 1||Comparative consolidated balance sheets and consolidated surplus account|
|Box 1||Corporation income and profits tax|
|Box 1||Detail of corporation income and profits tax return 1922-1930 (9 folders)|
|Box 1||Detail of corporation income tax return|
|Box 1||Detail of federal income and profits tax returns|
|Box 1||Estimates relative to store losses and factory profits|
|Box 1||Report on audit of accounts|
|Box 1||Reports on audits of balance sheets 1919-1925 (7 folders)|
|Box 2||Reports on audits of balance sheets 1926-1930 (5 folders)|
|Box 1||Statement of earnings|
|Box 1||Statistics and ratios|
|Mutual Benefits Association|
|Box 2||Board of Commissioners - pension minutes|
|Box 2||Board of Government - minutes|
|Oversize 1||Board of Government - minutes (2 volumes)|
|Box 2||Board of Trustees - minutes (2 volumes)|
|Oversize 1||Board of Trustees - minutes (2 volumes)|
|Books, company history, etc. 1911-1961|
|Transferred to Rare Books for cataloging, Jan 2005.|
|Box 4||Patent for leggings|