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MG 266
E.A. BELL INSURANCE COMPANY, INC. RECORDS
1893-1949
3.5 cu. ft.


Edwin Bell organized the company in 1877, which was incorporated in 1907, and reorganized on July 12, 1921 after Bell's death. Mrs. Frank Holmes (daughter of E.A. Bell) was made president in 1921.

The collection contains the general correspondence, accounts and miscellaneous papers (including Bell family history) of Edwin Bell, company president, 1893-1921, and Harry Albert, secretary-treasurer, 1921-1949. Also included are general correspondence, legal files of cases, deeds, maps and account records for Frank Holmes, company attorney, 1893-1939, and a Bell family history.



EDWIN A. BELL (PRESIDENT)
HARRY M. ALBERT (SECRETARY/TREASURER)
FRANK B. HOLMES (ATTORNEY)


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