National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012, MRC 601,
Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W.,
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
0.50 cubic feet; 2 boxes
The papers document an investigation by M.L. Webb, an attorney, into possible trust violations by the coal and gas industry of New England, New Jersey, and Delaware in the late nineteenth century. Documents assembled by Webb include patents, stock records, photographs, correspondence, hand written notes, published materials, and investigation notebooks.