SC193 Richards and Conover Hardware Company Collection Finding Aid

Description: The Richards and Conover Hardware Company was started in 1857 by John Francisco Richards and continued to operate as a family-owned business until it closed in 1999. This collection, donated by a former president of the company and descendant of John F. Richards, consists of the business records created and maintained by the company’s owners and employees.
Date: 1854-1999
Language: English
Item Type: Finding Aid



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