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Coxe Brothers & Co. and Cross Creek Coal Co., 1892-1908

 File — Box: 0275.03, Folder: 01, File: 02
Identifier: 0275.03.01.02

Scope and Contents

1892 January 22 from E.A. Oberrender (Cross Creek Collieries. Coxe Bro’s & Co. Drifton, Pa) to Thomas S. McNair (Agent L.V.R.R. Co. Hazleton) (typed letter) re: list of houses under ground rent lease from Cross Creek Coal Co. formerly under lease of L.V.R.R. (list attached) (two copies) 1892 April (pencil on yellow lined paper) list of house numbers Beaver Meadows 1892 July 9 from Cross Creek Colleries, Coxe Bros. & Co. (letterhead) to J. H. Loomis (Real Estate Agent, P. & R. R.R.) re: houses at Beaver Meadow and Thomas F. McNair, Engineer of Lehigh Valley R.R. Co. map (typed in purple ink) (note in pencil) “No map. T. W. Hulme” 1892 September 23 from Eckley B. Coxe (Drifton, Pa.) to J. H. Loomis (typed Letter) “Dear Sir, I enclose you herewith a copy of the letter which I sent To Mr. McNair last January, with the list of houses under ground rent. The copy of the letter to Mr. McNair will explain matters fully. Yours truly, E.B. Coxe” (signature is handwritten) 1892 September 27 from Thomas A. McNair to J.H. Loomis re: copy of Eckley B. Coxe list of houses in Breaver Meadow 1908 October 21 Title Records of the Lehigh Valley R.R.Co., the Lehigh Valley Coal Co., Coxe Bros. & Co., Incorporated, New York and Middle Coal Field R. R. & Coal Co., and Locust Mountain Coal and Iron Co. total number of acres of land in the anthracite producing area of Pennsylvania which each company owns or holds by lease or other tenure (four pages)


  • 1892-1908

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From the Collection: 4 Linear Feet (4 boxes, 2 linear feet ; 1 flat box 2 linear feet )

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