Records, 1909-1959 (bulk 1931-1954).

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Wilmington Trust Company. Trust Dept. Records, 1909-1959 (bulk 1931-1954).

Records, 1909-1959 (bulk 1931-1954).

The records contain some information on the workings of the Trust Dept., but are more useful for the information they contain on the individual companies in which the department invested.

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York Trust Company.

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Wilmington and Philadelphia Traction Company.

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Wilmington Trust Company. Trust Dept.

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The Wilmington Trust Company was incorporated on March 2, 1901, as the Delaware Guarantee & Trust Company. It assumed its current name upon formal organization on March 6, 1903, and opened for business in the first unit of the Du Pont Building on July 8, 1903. The company was organized in the interest of T. Coleman and Pierre S. du Pont, who were the first president and vice preident respectively. One of the primary functions of the company was to manage trusts for those branches of the du P...

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Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company.

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West Penn Electric Company

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West Penn Power Company

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Wilmington Park, Inc.

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Wisconsin Electric Power Company

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Virginia-Carolina Chemical Corporation.

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Wilson Line Incorporated.

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Woodmont Corporation.

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Vicksburg Bridge Company.

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Whitehall, Inc.

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Wesson Oil & Snowdrift Company, Inc.

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Warner Company.

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Victor Chemical Works.

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Wilmington Medical Arts Building, Inc.

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White Motor Company

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Wheeling Steel Corporation

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Virginia Electric and Power Company

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West Indies Sugar Corporation.

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Western Maryland Railway Company

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Western Maryland Railway was chartered as the Baltimore, Carroll and Frederick Railroad by Maryland in 1852 and renamed Western Maryland Railroad in 1853. By 1870, the Western Maryland Railroad was actively involved in coal. Chesapeake and Ohio Railraod purchased it in 1968. For more information, please see the W.L. Eury Appalachian Collections' Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad website and Brief history of several rail companies active in Appalachia. From the description of Randolph Aven...

Van Raalte Company, Inc.

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Wayne Knitting Mills.

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Vassar Company.

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West Kentucky Coal Company.

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Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company

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Westinghouse Air Brake Company

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W.M. Ritter Lumber Company

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Youngstown Sheet and Tube Company

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In this decision, the Supreme Court found that the president of the United States may not order the seizure of basic steel manufacturing plants during peacetime and without Congressional authorization. On April 8, 1952, President Harry S. Truman, responding to a threatened strike by the United Steelworkers of America (USWA), issued an executive order granting the secretary of commerce requisite power to seize the nation's major steel manufacturing plants. Secretary of Co...

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Weyerhaeuser Timber Company

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The Weyerhaeuser Company, founded in 1900 as the Weyerhaeuser Timber Company, is one of the largest forest product companies in the world. Weyerhaueser had timber and logging operations in Klamath County until the mid-1990s. Timber cruising is a process for measuring forest stands to determine number and species of trees, average tree size and volume, and timber quality. From the description of Klamath County timber cruising records, 1952-1955. (Eugene Public Library). WorldCat recor...

Wilson & Company, Inc. (New York, N.Y.).

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Vick Chemical Company

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Wacker-Wabash Corporation (Chicago, Ill.).

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West Virginia pulp and paper company

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The son of a master paper maker in Aberdeen, Scotland, William Luke, arrived in American in 1852. Together, Luke and his sons John and David developed the first commercially successful method of manufacturing chemical wood pulp in this country. In 1887, under the auspices of the newly established Piedmont Pulp and Paper Company, the Lukes opened a paper mill on the West Virginia- Maryland border along the Potomac River. The company held its first stockholders meeting in Harper's Ferry, West Virg...

York Railways Company

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Organized 1907 by a merger of York County, Pa., electric railway companies originally controlled by York Traction Co.; last run of trolleys in York was in 1939; purchased all stock in York Bus Co.; chartered in 1931; reorganized under bankruptcy in 1937; streetcar operations ceased in 1939; sold York Bus Co., 1941 and continued to own electric power and steam heat; liquidated in 1946; succeeded by Metropolitan Edison Company. From the description of York Railways Company records, 189...

Yellow Truck and Coach Manufacturing Company.

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