Spencer Kellogg Division of Textron, Inc.
Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society
25 Nottingham Court
Buffalo, NY 14216-3199
31 linear feet
Includes minute books and stock records; historical materials relating to the linseed oil industry; annual reports; correspondence, legal documents and notes regarding trademarks; personnel files; general and private ledgers, 1843-1910; sales reports and manuals; convention programs; technical bulletins; advertisements; industry reports; newsletters; clippings files; correspondence and legal documents related to the Hankow, China operations; files kept by Robert G. Bennet during his six years as head of the Manila office following World War II; and photographs, negative, films, slides, audio tapes and microfilm. Spencer Kellogg Company Records. Company formed in 1894 as producer of raw linseed oil. Later expanded into producing hydrogenated vegetable oils and other allied business. Merged with Textron, Inc. in 1961. Purchased by NL Industries in 1985; Buffalo office closed shortly thereafter.