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L. G. Schenck-Southland Paper Mills Collection

 Collection
Identifier: A-0170
This small collection consists of early documents and later papers relating to Southland Paper Mills, Lufkin, Texas.

Dates

  • 1935-1969

Creator

Language of Materials

The collection is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Extent

1.00 Cubic Feet

Biographical or Historical Information

Lloyd G. Schenck was the manager of the Lufkin office of Perkins-Goodwin Company, New York paper brokers who handled the Southland Paper Mills business. Schenck later worked as a Lufkin News writer, sometimes writing articles about his experiences with Southland Mills and people associated with the Mill and Perkins-Goodwin Company. He was also a member of the Kurth Memorial Library Board in the 1940's.

(Angelina County Historical Survey Committee. Land of the Little Angle; A History of Angelina County, Texas. Lufkin, Texas: Lufkin Printing Company, 1976. pp. 110, 123).

Arrangement

This collection is described in 19 folders and one scrapbook housed in two clamshell boxes.

Related Materials

Southland Paper Mills, Inc. Records, B/0055
Title
Guide to the L. G. Schenck-Southland Paper Mills Collection

Repository Details

Part of the East Texas Research Center Repository

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