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Swift Spinning Mills Records (MC 250)

Organizational Note

The Swift Spinning Mills Company was founded in 1906 in Columbus, Georgia. It spun thread used It operated in its original building on 2nd Avenue in Columbus until 2001 when that site was closed and operations were moved to another building.

Scope and Content

These are minute books from the Columbus, Georgia Swift Spinning Mills.

1900-1970 3 boxes (2 l.f.)

Permission to Publish

Permission to publish material from the Swift Spinning Mills Records must be obtained from the Columbus State University Archives at Columbus State University. Use of the following credit line for publication or exhibit is required:

Swift Spinning Mills Records (MC 250)
Columbus State University Archives
Columbus, Georgia


Gift to the Archives of A. Illges in June of 2008.

Note to Researchers

See also:

Muscogee Mills Company (MC 146)

Swift Family Bible (MC 257)

Swift Manufacturing Collection (MC 225)

Box and Item List

Box 1 – Minute Books

Item 1 – December, 1906-December, 1919

Item 2 – January, 1921-October, 1938

Item 3 – January 1939-December, 1955

Item 4 – December, 1955-April, 1968

Item 5 – May 1966-October, 1969

Item 6 – May, 1968-November, 1970

Box 2 – Financial Statements

Binder 1-1948-1951

Binder 2-1952-1953