Erlanger Mills, Inc. records
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of analyses, reports and statistics related to a textile manufacturing business in Lexington, N.C. The files document the operations of the mill, its relations with its employees, and its financial condition. The records, while not complete, provide valuable information regarding the internal policies and operations of the business. Of particular interest is the file on the company’s affirmative action plan, put in place in the late 1960s to enable the company to continue its government contracts.
- Erlanger Mills (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.
0.4 Linear Feet (1 manuscript box)
Language of Materials
Records of a textile mill which operated in Lexington, N.C. Contains affirmative action plans, financial analyses, income statements, labor policies and statistics, merchandising plans, operating reports and statistics, and strategic plans. The business was sold to Parkdale Mills of Gastonia, N.C. in 1972.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Dr. Jack Childers, 2000.
Processed by James Kusik, December 2001.
- Affirmative action programs -- Records and correspondence Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Erlanger Mills
- Lexington (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Textile industry -- North Carolina -- Lexington Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Textile manufacturers -- North Carolina -- Lexington Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Textile workers -- North Carolina -- Lexington Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Erlanger Mills, Inc. records
- James Kusik
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