Articles of Incorporation for the Florida Moss-Hair Company, 1888

Articles of Incorporation for the Florida Moss-Hair Company, 1888

Source

State Archives of Florida: Series 186, Box 192, Folder 612

Description

Legal document establishing a corporation titled the Florida Moss-Hair Company, consisting of J.W. Williams, E.E. Voyle, C.A. Barnes, James Doig, and H. Magee, all of Gainesville in Alachua County, Florida. The purpose of the corporation was to build a factory to process natural Spanish moss into "moss hair," and then sell it.