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Rollin Chemical Company, Inc. Abstract of Title

Identifier: AC-229

Scope and Contents

A bound volume of typed copies of land surveys and land transfers within southern Charleston, West Virginia dating from the late eighteenth century to the early twentieth century. It contains blueprint land surveys, maps, and historical notes. The creation date of the volume is 1918.


  • 1918


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Historical Note

Rollin Chemcial Company began its operations in 1913 in the vacant plant of the former Ohio Tool Company of South Charleston, West Virginia. It obtained the title for the land plats described within the ledger in 1917. By 1933, the company was renamed Barium Reduction Corp.


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Acquisitions Information

Purchase from Bookworm and Silverfish in March 2005. The accession number is AC.2005.008.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley, March 2005; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, March 2005.

Rollin Chemical Company, Inc. Abstract of Title
Processed by: Kathryn Staley; machine-readable finding aid created by: Kathryn Staley, updated by Kim Sims
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