appraisals (financial records)
Subject Source: Art & Architecture ThesaurusScope Note: Recorded statements of evaluation or estimate of the market or other value, cost, utility, or other attribute of land, buildings, works of art, or other objects of property, by qualified persons.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Financial appraisals and appraisal summaries from 1909-1935. Appraisals are available for both the entire Upjohn Company, as well as the Kansas City, Memphis, San Francisco, New York, and Kalamazoo offices. These appraisals vary widely in scope and detail, with some being mere summaries, while others such as the 1921 Appraisal of Property and the 1921 appraisal being of special interest due to them being large volumes that contain an appraisal of the entire company's buildings and equipment in...
Item — Box 115: , Object: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Edward K. Warren was born in Vermont in 1847 and moved to Three Oaks in Berrien County, Michigan in 1858 with his parents. In 1883, Edward established the Warren Featherbone Company after recognizing a market for improved corset materials. After securing a patent, Edward began producing "featherbone," an alternative to pricey and frail whalebone. Featherbone was made from pointer feathers discarded by regional feather duster factories. Warren opened his first featherbone factory in Three Oaks....