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W. E. McCampbell and Bro. was a general merchandise business established in Refugio, Texas, in 1867; a branch store opened in St. Mary's five years later. The firm was owned and operated by Tennessee natives and brothers William Edwin (1827-1880) and Thomas Powell (1840-1903) McCampbell.

The collection contains financial records, including account ledgers, day books, lists, and miscellaneous records. The earliest item is from a predecessor business, McCampbell and Lichtenstein.


Business enterprise, Financial records

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W. E. McCampbell and Bro. (Refugio, Tex.) Records, 1867-1884



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