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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG3867.AM:  H.E. Palmer, Son & Company (Omaha, Neb.); Foster-Barker Company (Omaha, Neb.)



Records:  1908-1941

Omaha, Douglas County, Neb.:  Insurance agency

Size:  0.2 cu.ft.; 1 box



BACKGROUND NOTE



H.E. Palmer, Son & Company was incorporated as a general insurance agency at Omaha, Nebraska, on April 1, 1908. Jay D. Foster and Joseph Barker held the stock of the corporation, which was formed to take over the business of the partnership of H.E. Palmer, Son & Company. On July 12, 1912, the name of the company was changed to Foster-Barker Company. On June 30, 1941, the Foster-Barker Company was dissolved.



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection of the records of the H.E. Palmer, Son & Company and Foster-Barker Company is contained in one box and arranged in two series: 1) Minutes of Stockholders and Directors, 1908-1941; and 2) Stock Certificate Book, 1908-1912. The bulk of this collection consists of the minutes of the meetings of the stockholders and directors, which are complete from the company’s incorporation in 1908 until its dissolution in 1941. A copy of the articles of incorporation and by-laws of the company are also included. A stock certificate book of H.E. Palmer, Son & Company covers the years 1908-1912.



DESCRIPTION



Series 1 – Minutes of Stockholders and Directors, 1908-1941



Box 1

Folder




  1. Articles of Incorporation, 1908

    Minutes of Stockholders and Directors, 1908-1920

  2. Minutes of Stockholders and Directors, 1921-1941



Series 2 – Stock Certificate Book, 1980-1912



Box 1

Folder




  1. Stock Certificate Book, 1908-1912



 



ADDED ENTRIES:



Foster-Barker Company (Omaha, Neb.)

H.E. Palmer, Son & Company (Omaha, Neb.)

Insurance — Nebraska

Omaha (Neb.) — Businesses



 



Revised 08-31-2007   TMM