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Buffalo Corrugated Container Company-Fibre Factory Company Records

Buffalo History Museum. Research Library


Buffalo Corrugated Container Company (N.Y.).

3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)

English

Company records for the Buffalo Corrugated Container Company-Fibre Factory.

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Collection Details

Arranged/described by Patricia M. Virgil.

Donated by Susan M. Rathwell. Accession number 94-75

Founded in 1910 by William A. and Harley N. Sickler, and Charles G. Moore, as a manufacturer and seller of corrugated paper and paper board containers and packing boxes. The company was located at 25-39 Imson Street, Buffalo, N.Y.

Fibre Factory Company was formed in 1914 as a holding company for the purpose of buying and maintaining a factory building for the Buffalo Corrugated Container Company.

Buffalo Corrugated Container Company became a subsidiary of Jefferson Smurfit Corporation ca. 1985, was renamed Mohawk Containers, and moved to Pearl and Central Streets, Lancaster, N.Y., taking over a plant formerly occupied by Diamond International. In October, 1993, Jefferson Smurfit closed the local operation.

Tax and insurance records, 1912-1947, for Buffalo Corrugated Container Company and Fibre Factory Company, a holding company.

Organized into three series: I. Buffalo Corrugated Container Company, 1912-1947, subseries A-B as follows: A. Tax records, 1912-1945; B. Insurance records, 1941-1947. II. Buffalo Corrugated Container Company- Fibre Factory Company income tax returns, 1917-1921. III. Fibre Factory Company, 1913-1944, subseries A-B as follows: A. Tax records, 1913-1943; B. Insurance records, 1944. Chronological arrangement within series.

Collection Access & Use

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Buffalo History Museum Research Library, B94-1, Buffalo Corrugated Container Company-Fibre Factory Company tax and Insurance Records.

Collection Subjects & Formats

Series I: Buffalo Corrugated Container Company

Inclusive Date: 1912 - 1947

Subseries A: Tax records

Inclusive Date: 1912 - 1945

Correspondence

Inclusive Date: 1918 - 1945

Box-folder: 1.1-1.3

Corporation income tax returns

Inclusive Date: 1912 - 1945

Box-folder: 1.4-1.9

Returns of capital-stock tax

Inclusive Date: 1918 - 1945

Box-folder: 1.10

Annual returns of excise tax

Inclusive Date: 1936 - 1945

Box-folder: 1.11

Employer’s tax returns

Inclusive Date: 1938 - 1945

Box-folder: 2.1

Annual information returns

Inclusive Date: 1918 - 1945

Box-folder: 2.2

Census of manufactures

Inclusive Date: 1925 - 1939

Box-folder: 2.3

Inventory and return: cotton, paper, and jute

Inclusive Date: 1933

Box-folder: 2.4

New York State franchise tax

Inclusive Date: 1918 - 1944

Box-folder: 2.5

Returns of taxes on retail sales

Inclusive Date: 1933 - 1934

Box-folder: 2.6

Payroll reports

Inclusive Date: 1936 - 1945

Box-folder: 2.7

Annual summaries and letters of transmittal

Inclusive Date: 1933 - 1944

Box-folder: 2.8

Subseries B: Insurance records

Inclusive Date: 1941 - 1947

General liability policies

Inclusive Date: 1941 - 1947

Box-folder: 2.9

Workmen’s compensation and employer’s liability policies

Inclusive Date: 1941 - 1947

Box-folder: 2.10

Automotive policies

Inclusive Date: 1942 - 1946

Box-folder: 2.11

Equipment policies

Inclusive Date: 1945

Box-folder: 2.12

Series II: Insurance records

Inclusive Date: 1941 - 1947

Corporation income tax returns

Inclusive Date: 1917 - 1921

Box-folder: 3.1-3.2

Series III: Fibre Factory Company

Inclusive Date: 1913 - 1944

Subseries A: Tax Records

Inclusive Date: 1913 - 1943

Correspondence

Inclusive Date: 1922 - 1925

Box-folder: 3.3

Corporation income tax returns

Inclusive Date: 1913 - 1943

Box-folder: 3.4-3.8

Returns of capital-stock tax

Inclusive Date: 1919 - 1943

Box-folder: 3.9

New York State franchise tax

Inclusive Date: 1918 - 1942

Box-folder: 3.10

Annual information returns

Inclusive Date: 1933 - 1939

Folder: 3.11

Subseries B: Insurance Records

Inclusive Date: 1944

Building policy

Inclusive Date: 1944

Box-folder: 3.12