L. G. Balfour Company

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1927

GUSN

GUSN-284667

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Description

22 unbound black & white photographs of the L. G. Balfour Company in Attleboro, Mass., around 1927. Photographs include exterior of the building and the different interior offices and factory rooms. Also includes photograph of founder and president Lloyd G. Balfour. The plant was located at 25 Country Street in Attleboro, Mass., from 1923 until the company changed its name and moved its operations to Texas and Mexico in 1997. They manufactured class and organizational (fraternity, sorority, etc.) rings, keys, and memorabilia, as well as graduation invitations. Index to all photographs is included identitying each image.

Details

Descriptive Terms

jewelry
commemorative jewelry
factories (structures)
black-and-white prints (photographs)

Additional Identification Number

album number 269

Physical Description

22 black and white photographs; 6 x 8 inches

Collection Code

PC009

Collection Name

Photograph albums collection

Date of Acquisition

2013-09-13

Reference Code

PC009.269

Acquisition Type

Library & Archives Purchase

Places

Attleboro (Bristol county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)

Other People

Balfour, Lloyd G.

Descriptive Terms

L. G. Balfour Co
Attleboro, MA
Balfour, Lloyd G.
jewelry

Description Level

Item