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Collection Tier:
Tier 2

Alfred Thwaites Invoices and Receipts

Description:
Compilation of recepits and invoices belonging to Alfred Thwaites, dating from 1948-1950.
Date:
1948 – 1950
Materials:
Paper
Rights:

Makers/Donors
Hooker Motor Freight

Frazier's Trailer Service

Kalamazoo Twisting Corporation

Holwerda-Huizinga Co.
Plumbing and heating contractors

Tolsma Supply Company
Dairy equiptment and supplies and building materials

Valley City Welding Co.
Trailer frames built to order

Hermann Bros. Oil Co.
Distributors and Jobbers - tires, batteries, auto supplies, fuel oils, and gasoline

SID'S - Rent a Trailer

West Side Block Co.

Knapp's
Knapp's Speicalists in Band and Orchestra - Records, Instruments, Sheet Music

Grand Rapids Lumber Company

Grand Rapids Fuel Company
Grand Rapids Fuel Company  - "Fuels For Every Purse and Purpose"

Sears, Roebuck and Company
Sears, Roebuck, and Company was founded in the 1880s by Richard W. Sears and Alvah C. Roebuck. The company was incorporated in 1893 in Chicago, Illinois. The company started by selling watches and jewelry but quickly expanded to included toys, garments, and farm equipment. The first store was opened in Chicago in 1925 and by 1933 there were 400 stores nationwide. In the 1970s the company name was shortened to Sears and in 2005 it merged with the K-Mart Corporation. 

Michigan Bell Telephone Company

Kutsche's Hardware & Industrial Supply Company Grand Rapids, MI

Gould's Rent-A-Trailer

Plainfield Lumber Company
Plainfield Lumber Company - Builder's Supplies, Paint, Hardware

Behler Young Company

Grand Rapids Fibre Cord Company
Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Originally owned by Paul A. Ritter. Manufacturer of fibre and reed furniture, lamps, baskets, chairs, tables, lounges and settees. 


Fisher-Drummond Wallpaper Co.
Wallpaper, paints, painters' supplies