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Knox Lumber Company

The records in this subcategory relate to the sale of Knox Lumber Company to Temple Lumber Company in 1920-1921


Correspondence on Property Valuation, Claims, and Indebtedness

Correspondence on Property Valuation, Claims, and Indebtedness

This collection of correspondence, dated July-November 1921, pertains the valuation of Knox Lumber Company property and claims against the company. The documents identify the value of logs in the log pond, timber, drug store inventory, commissary merchandise, and lumber in all lumber sheds. There is also a letter documenting how the stock of the Lufkin, Hemphill and Gulf Railway Company was divided, as well as a list of claims and indebtedness against the company.

Deed of Trust on Knox Lumber Company Land, Timber, and Property

Deed of Trust on Knox Lumber Company Land, Timber, and Property

This deed of trust between Knox Lumber Company and Temple Lumber Company documents Temple's purchase of Knox land and timber in San Augustine and Sabine counties. The document provides a roster of land tracts listing note number, denominations, total amount, and maturity dates. It also provides a detailed description of each land tract as well as merchantable timber. The document states that any Knox sawmill and railroad property on the listed land tracts is included. Dated July 23, 1921.

Memorandum of Agreement: Sale of Knox Lumber Company to Temple Lumber Company

Memorandum of Agreement: Sale of Knox Lumber Company to Temple Lumber Company

A memorandum of agreement between the Knox Lumber Company of Hemphill, Texas and the Temple Lumber Company of Pineland, Texas dated July 23, 1921. This document outlines the specifics of the sale of Knox Lumber Company to Temple Lumber Company, including all sawmill property, timber, land, and the Lufkin, Hemphill and Gulf Railway Company.