date(s):
1908-1942
subject(s):
Finance; Domestic life
type(s):
Documentary Artifacts; Collection
A2370 Logan, Charles W. Papers Inventory of Charles W. Logan Papers A2370 EAD by Jaime Bourassa using ArchivesSpace Missouri Historical Society Library and Research Center 2017 225 S. Skinker Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63105 archives@mohistory.org URL: This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2018-10-02 06:33:25 -0500 . English Describing Archives: A Content Standard English Missouri Historical Society Library and Research Center Charles W. Logan Papers A2370 0.07 Cubic Feet (66 items) 1908-1942 Processing Information Processed by Dennis Northcott, November 2009. Donor Information Donor information is not available. Biographical Sketch Charles William Logan died February 26, 1949, in St. Louis, Missouri. Scope and Contents The papers contain receipts, financial accounts, canceled checks, and other papers of Charles W. Logan, mostly relating to his home at 4970 Lotus Avenue in St. Louis. Many of the papers relate to J. Charles Mueller, contractor and builder. The collection also includes some family photographs. Arrangement The collection is arranged chronologically. Conditions Governing Access The collection is open for research use. Conditions Governing Use For permission to publish, quote from, or reproduce material in this collection, please contact the Archives Reference Desk at archives@mohistory.org . Copyright restrictions may apply. The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming to the laws of copyright. Physical and Technical Requirements There are no physical or technical restrictions. Preferred Citation Charles W. Logan Papers, Missouri Historical Society Archives, St. Louis. Dwellings -- Maintenance and repair Families -- Missouri -- Saint Louis House construction -- Missouri -- Saint Louis Real property -- Missouri -- Saint Louis Logan, Charles W., -1949 Notebook titled "Inventory of Busse and Logan, 1908." Includes financial accounts relating to house and property at 4970 Lotus Ave. (18 pages) 1908 1 1 Note signed J. Chas. Mueller, contractor and builder, 3500 Hebert Street, St. Louis, Mo., to Mr. Logan and Mr. Busse. Note reads, "I propose to erect your two Story brick residence to be built on the South Side of Lotus Ave East of Kingshighway Furnish all material and labor according to plans and Specifications prepared by Edw. F. Nolte Archi. for the Sum of Five Thousand and Ninty Eight Dollars." Includes handwritten notes on back of document. 1908 Aug 26 1 2 Contract between J. Chas. Mueller, contractor, and Frederick William Busse and wife and Charles William Logan and wife, owners, for the erection of a two-story brick residence to be built on Lotus Ave. east of Kingshighway. Edw. F. Nolte is the architect. 1908 Aug 27 1 2 Note on the letterhead of J. Chas. Mueller, contractor and builder, 3500 Hebert Street, St. Louis, Mo., to Mr. Logan and Mr. Busse. Note reads, "The credit for difference between Red and White Morter, $20.00; changing Ashpit from cement to brick, 6.00; Difference Bt Marble & Slate Sinks, 16.00." 1908 Sept 3 1 2 Typescript letter signed G.M. Bishop, St. Louis Hardware & Builders' Supply Co., 4920 Easton Avenue, St. Louis, Mo., to Mr. Logan, 5041 Wells Ave. Letter reads in part, "We will furnish the builders hardware, sliding door hangers, blind hinges, sash weights and cord as per plans specifications and samples selected for your residence on Lotus Avenue for the sum of Fifty Seven Dollars. . . ." 1908 Sept 22 1 2 Note signed J. Chas. Mueller, contractor and builder, 3500 Hebert Street, St. Louis, Mo., to Mr. Logan and Mr. Busse. Note reads, "I would like for youse to get your deed of Trust fixed up for Building at 4970 Lotus. As we have the roof on Building. These are the Prices on the questions you asked over Phone. Buffet in Dining Room complete, $24.00; Plate Rail, $12.00; Chair Rail as on University, 4.00; Boarding in West side of Porch, 9.00." 1908 Oct 13 1 2 St. Louis Fire Prevention Bureau inspector’s certificate issued to Joerding Elec. Co. for electric wiring in building owned by Mr. Mueller on the south side of Lotus east of Kingshighway. 1908 Nov 2 1 2 Receipt of J. Chas. Mueller, contractor and builder, 3500 Hebert Street, St. Louis, Mo., to C.W. Logan and C.W. Busse, 4970 Lotus Ave, as per contract for a two-story brick residence at 4970 Lotus Ave. 1908 Dec 23 1 2 Twenty-one canceled Bremen Bank checks signed Chas. W. Logan and Frederick William Busse to J. Chas. Mueller. 1909 Jan 2 1 3 State National Bank of St. Louis canceled check signed Chas. W. Logan to J. Charles Mueller. 1909 Feb 1 1 3 Nine canceled St. Louis Union Trust Company checks signed Charles W. Logan. Several of the checks include an engraved illustration of the St. Louis Union Trust Company building. 1909 Mar-Oct 1 3 Typescript note signed R.H. Ballman, Bremen Bank, 3600 North Broadway, St. Louis, Mo., to Messrs. Busse & Logan. Note reads, "We have your letter of July 29th regarding note on which there is due a balance of $1200.00. We will be pleased to extend the note for you. It will not be necessary to draw up new papers." 1911 July 31 1 4 Receipt of J. Chas. Mueller, contractor and builder, 3500 Hebert Street, St. Louis, Mo., to Chas. Logan, 4970 Lotus Avenue, for replacing sash in bed room. Letterhead includes an illustration of the North St. Louis Savings Trust Co., erected by Mueller in 1910. 1913 Apr 16 1 4 Typescript letter signed Forrest Ferguson, Ferguson-McKinney Dry Goods Co., Washington Ave., 12th St. & Lucas Ave., St. Louis, addressed to "To Whom It May Concern." Letter of recommendation for F.W. Busse who worked as a bookkeeper and order clerk in the Hosiery and Underwear Department at the Ferguson-McKinney Dry Goods Company. Letterhead includes illustration of Ferguson-McKinney building. 1914 Dec 10 1 4 Seven printed advertising cards of Charles W. Logan titled "Meet Me at the Mart, July 8th to 20th." Each of the cards includes handwritten notes on the back, one of which reads, "These cards contain a digest of what is in this Red Book--and cover our holdings. [signed] Charles." Includes accounts relating to property at 4970 Lotus Ave. and Lot 4, Block 15, in the Moorlands Park Addition, Clayton, St. Louis County. 1929 July 22 1 4 Page of handwritten financial accounts. Includes attached newspaper clipping of a poem. 1942 Feb 27 1 4 Page of handwritten (in pencil) financial accounts. No date 1 4 Business card of Broder Bruggen, wholesale dealer for Pabst Brewing Company, Schleswig, Iowa. No date 1 4 Photograph of Charles Logan (Goldsmith Studios, 1012 Olive, St. Louis). No date 1 5 Photograph of Louise B. Logan, sitting at a piano. No date 1 5 Photograph of Louise B. Logan, sitting at a kitchen table. No date 1 5 Photograph of Louise B. Logan, sitting beside a lake holding an umbrella. No date 1 5 Photograph of F.W. Busse (Rino [photographer], 1047 North Grand Ave.) No date 1 5 Photograph of Charles Logan, sitting in a rocking chair reading a book. No date 1 5 Group photograph of Charles and Louise Logan, Mr. & Mrs. Busse, and "Bill B." in the "living room on Lotus." No date 1 5 Logan family photograph at dining room table. No date 1 5 Unidentified portrait, presumed to be Charles W. Logan. No date 1 5 Unidentified photograph of coffin with flowers. No date 1 5 Four photostat copies of (1) James Logan of Philadelphia (William Penn's secretary), (2) James Logan's Philadelphia home, (3) home of General Thomas Muldrup Logan in Virginia, and (4) Deborah (Morris) Logan. Verso of photostats are stamped "St. Louis Public Library." No date 1 5