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Letter: Macon, Georgia to Charles Henry Douglass, Macon, Georgia, 1912 Mar. 8


author: Clark, R. A.
extent: [1] p.
date: March 8, 1912
summary: Letter from R. A. Clark, Macon plaster contractor and part of R. E. Clark & Son, to Charles Henry Douglass, African American entrepreneur and owner of the Douglass Theater, dated March 8, 1912, presenting a list of ornaments Clark agrees to furnish for the Douglass Theatre on Fourth Street (now Broadway), valued at one hundred dollars. R. E. Clark & Son provided the plasterwork for Macon's Saint Joseph's Catholic Church.
repository: Middle Georgia Archives
collection: Charles Henry Douglass business records
box: 19
folder: 161
item: 1

subjects:
Macon (Ga.)
Bibb County (Ga.)
Douglass, Charles Henry, 1870-1940
Douglass Theatre (Macon, Ga.)
Plasterers--Georgia--Macon
Plastering--Georgia--Macon
Moldings--Georgia--Macon
Theaters--Decoration--Georgia--Macon
Decoration and ornament--Georgia--Macon
Contractors--Georgia--Macon
Construction contracts--Georgia--Macon
Contracts
Letters (correspondence)




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[Note: This document contains typewritten, handwritten, and printed text.]

[printed text:
ROBT. [ROBERT] E. CLARKLocal and Long Distance Phone 2629R. A. CLARK
 R. E. CLARK & SON 
 ESTABLISHED 1890 
 RUNNING OF PLAIN MOULDINGS FOR CHURCHES, THEATRES, PUBLIC BUILDINGS AND RESIDENCES 
 CONTRACTS TAKEN FOR PLASTERING 
 CAPS, BRACKETS, MOULDINGS, &c. [et cetera], FOR INTERIOR OR EXTERIOR--SPECIALTIES 
 ORNAMENTAL ARTIFICIAL STONE WORK A SPECIALTY 

Reference. Macon Architects and Contractors

MACON, GA. [GEORGIA]] [typewritten text: Mar. [March] 8, 1912.

Mr. Douglas,
Macon, Ga . [Georgia]
Dear Sir: --

I hereby agree to furnish ornaments for Picture Theatre on Fourth St. [Street], as follows: --

2Lady Heads
I [1]Centrepiece [Centerpiece]
6Corinthian Pilaster Caps
6Brackets
4Rosettes]
[written text: 40] [typewritten text: ft. [feet] of Cove Freize [Frieze]]
[written text: 54][typewritten text: Carol Leaf Moulding [Molding] for Walls]
[written text: 34 ft [feet]][typewritten text: " " " " [Carol Leaf Molding for] Ceiling]
[written text: 39 ft. [feet]][typewritten text: " " " " [Carol Leaf Molding for] Curtain Opening

For the sum of] [written text: One Hundred Dollars $1,0000]


[typewritten text: Yours truly,]
[Signed] [written text: R. A. Clark]
Accepted. [written text: 4 [unclear text: lights]]