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Texas Farm Products Company Collection

 Collection
Identifier: B-0052
Nacogdoches company founded in 1930, by M. S. Wright, Texas Farm Products was built as a fertilizer and feed manufacturing company. Collection includes an almanac, photographs, calendar, newsletters, and newspaper clippings about the company

Dates

  • 1945-1975

Language of Materials

The collection is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Extent

0.25 Cubic Feet

Biographical or Historical Information

Texas Farm Products Company was founded in Nacogdoches in 1930 by M. S. Wright. Mr. Wright came to Texas in 1930 from Virginia where he had been employed by Armour Fertilizer Works for twenty years. Texas Farm Products was originally built as a fertilizer plant and then feed manufacturing was added. It is now one of the largest feed and fertilizer manufacturing companies in the Southwest.



Mr. Wright had four sons Steele, Tom, Joe, and Dick. Steele donated this collection to the Library in 1975.

Arrangement

This collection is described in 9 folders and housed in one clamshell box.

Related Materials

Steele M. Wright Papers. ETRC Personal and Family Collection. A/0033
Title
Guide to the Texas Farm Products Company Collection

Repository Details

Part of the East Texas Research Center Repository

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