The company owned numerous lumber mills and rail connections.
naughty seeking nsa cleveland Scope and Contents This collection provides valuable information on labor and living conditions in East Texas lumber towns, as well as data on domestic and foreign lumber sales, charitable activities, stum and freight contracts, and the company's financial standing. The failure by Kirby and his eastern financiers to determine clear title to their various properties, as well as Kirby's overestimate of the worth of the timber, resulted in litigation.
After the Maryland Trust Company, the primary backer of the scheme, brought suit, a Texas court placed both the Kirby Lumber Company and the Houston Oil Company into receivership between and allowing the two sides to determine their respective responsibilities. He would oakville pakistani escorts dual corporations, one oil and one timber, with the lumber company to buy and manufacture timber from the oil company.
Kirby also agreed to help the prostitution in tallinn glendale company gain title to approximatelyacres of East Texas timber land. Return to the Table of Contents Arrangement Whenever possible, the folders in this collection have been given the original captions and placed in their original order.
With the discovery of oil at Spindletop in mind, Kirby sought to create a unique business arrangement.
John Henry Kirby died inseven years after declaring personal bankruptcy. By the s, it had become the largest yellow timber manufacturer in the Gulf Southwest.