Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library
Finding Aid by: Nikki Stoddard Schofield, February 2013
Swift Brothers were wholesale dealers in “choice dressed beef.” They were located at 123-127 Kentucky Avenue, Indianapolis, Indiana, in 1892.
Information Found within Collection
The collection consists of two invoices for beef sold by Swift Brothers to Koehler Brothers. The first invoice is dated January 17, 1892, for $5.65. The second invoice is dated March 21, 1892 for $6.45. At the lower right corner is: F. M. Griffey, Swift & Co., 7/1/37, which could be the donor and date of donation.
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1/17/1892 Invoice for $5.65 for choice dressed beef
3/21/1892 Invoice for $6.45 for choice dressed beef
Size of Collection: 1 folder
Collection Dates: 1892
Provenance: Unknown, possibility F. M. Griffey, July 1, 1937
Access: The Collection is Open for Research Use
Reproduction Rights: Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript and Rare Books Division, Indiana State Library.
Language: Materials are entirely in English.
Alternate Formats: None.
Related Holdings: None.
Collection Notes: None.
MA BA 6-13-2013