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C. D. Mann General Merchandise Records


S. E. Mann General Merchandise was located in Manns Harbor, North Carolina, from 1919 to 1940. It was owned and operated by Samuel E. Mann and his son Carl D. Mann until the death of Samuel in 1921, when the business became known as C. D. Mann General Merchandise. C. D. Mann also owned several other businesses in Manns Harbor, including a saw mill, a dry cleaning service, the Croatan Theatre, and a service station.The C. D. Mann General Merchandise Records relate to the C.D. Mann Store and include invoices, bank statements, and correspondence. The invoices, in particular, provide a fascinating glimpse into the local economy and the availability and cost of various commodities and services.

Title

C. D. Mann General Merchandise Records

Collection Number

PC.5095

Date(s)

1919-1940

Box 1Box 2Box 3
Language

English

Physical Description
Cubic feet
1.42
Abstract

S. E. Mann General Merchandise was located in Manns Harbor, North Carolina, from 1919 to 1940. It was owned and operated by Samuel E. Mann and his son Carl D. Mann until the death of Samuel in 1921, when the business became known as C. D. Mann General Merchandise. C. D. Mann also owned several other businesses in Manns Harbor, including a saw mill, a dry cleaning service, the Croatan Theatre, and a service station.

The C. D. Mann General Merchandise Records relate to the C.D. Mann Store and include invoices, bank statements, and correspondence. The invoices, in particular, provide a fascinating glimpse into the local economy and the availability and cost of various commodities and services.

Physical Location

4A3

Creator

Mann, C.D. (Carl Delton), 1897-1976

Creator

Mann, S.E. (Samuel Edward), 1866-1921

Repository

Outer Banks History Center


This collection is arranged into two main series: Business Papers and Invoices.


Available for research.


Copyright is retained by the authors of these materials, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law (Title 17 US Code). Individual researchers are responsible for using these materials in conformance with copyright law as well as any donor restrictions accompanying the materials.


Processed by Kelly R. Grimm, August, 2009

Encoded by Kelly R. Grimm, October, 2009


S. E. Mann General Merchandise was located in Manns Harbor, North Carolina, from 1919 to 1940. It was owned and operated by Samuel E. Mann and his son Carl D. Mann until the death of Samuel in 1921, when the business became known as C. D. Mann General Merchandise. C. D. Mann also owned several other businesses in Manns Harbor, including a saw mill, a dry cleaning service, the Croatan Theatre, and a service station.


Formerly classified as 33MSS-95


[Identification of item], PC.5095, C. D. Mann General Merchandise Records, Outer Banks History Center, Manteo, N.C., U.S.A.


Donated by Zack Sylvester in 2008.


The C. D. Mann General Merchandise Records include invoices, bank statements, and correspondence. The correspondence includes two letters to S. E. Mann from his son Joseph C. Mann. The invoices, in particular, provide a fascinating glimpse into the local economy and the availability and cost of various commodities and services. Some of the papers in in this collection are very fragile.


  • Mann, C. D. (Carl Delton), 1897-1976
  • Mann, S. E. (Samuel Edward), 1866-1921
  • C. D. Mann General Merchandise
  • S. E. Mann General Merchandise
  • Business records--North Carolina--Manns Harbor
  • Manns Harbor (N.C.)

Folder: 1:2.1  
Correspondence

5406  
Bank Statements, First & Citizens National Bank

Folder: 1:2.2  
C. D. Mann
Folder: 1:2.3  
S. E. Mann

Folder: 1:2.4  
Debit and Deposit Slips, First & Citizens National Bank

5410  
Canceled Checks

5411  
First & Citizens National Bank
Folder: 1:2.5  
<unitdate type="inclusive" calendar="gregorian" era="ce">1919</unitdate>
1919
Folder: 1:2.6  
<unitdate type="inclusive" calendar="gregorian" era="ce">1920</unitdate>
1920
Folder: 1:2.7  
<unitdate type="inclusive" calendar="gregorian" era="ce">1921</unitdate>
1921
Folder: 1:2.8  
<unitdate type="inclusive" calendar="gregorian" era="ce">1922</unitdate>
1922
Folder: 1:2.9  
<unitdate type="inclusive" calendar="gregorian" era="ce">1923</unitdate>
1923
Folder: 1:2.10  
Bank of Manteo
1923

Folder: 1:2.11  
C. D. Mann Store Sales Receipts

Folder: 1:2.12  
Receipts

Folder: 1:2.13  
Miscellaneous Advertisements

Folder: 1:2.14  
Bills of Lading

Folder: 2:3.1  
General

Folder: 2:3.2  
A. B. Seeley and Company

5425  
A. F. Toxey and Company

Folder: 2:3.3  
<unitdate type="inclusive" calendar="gregorian" era="ce">1919-1921</unitdate>
1919-1921
Folder: 2:3.4  
<unitdate type="inclusive" calendar="gregorian" era="ce">1922-1924</unitdate>
1922-1924

Folder: 2:3.5  
Addison Brothers, Inc.

Folder: 2:3.6  
American Wholesale Corp.

Folder: 2:3.7  
Aydlett and Owens

Folder: 2:3.8  
C. H. Robinson and Company

Folder: 2:3.9  
C. W. Stevens Company

Folder: 2:3.10  
D. B. Fearing and Company, Inc.

Folder: 2:3.11  
D. M. Jones

Folder: 3:3.12  
Daniels and Cox

Folder: 3:3.13  
Elizabeth City Coca-Cola Bottling Works

Folder: 3:3.14  
Griffin and Griffin

Folder: 3:3.15  
J. B. Flora

Folder: 3:3.16  
N. G. Grandy and Company

Folder: 3:3.17  
Prin-Cae Cola Beverage Company

Folder: 3:3.18  
Sharber and White Hardware

Folder: 3:3.19  
Standard Drug Company

Folder: 3:3.20  
Standard Oil Company

Folder: 3:3.21  
Stevens Jobbing Company

Folder: 3:3.22  
Swift and Company

Folder: 3:3.23  
W. H. Weatherly and Company

Folder: 3:3.24  
Wm. Schluderberg-T. J. Kurdle Company