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The C.A. Donnell Company, Portland, Maine, was a brass manufacturer founded ca. 1837 by Charles A. Donnell and catering to the shipping trade. In late 1886 the company became Knight Bros., brass founders, plumbers and coppersmiths, owned by Algernon and William Knight of Falmouth, Maine.
Collection contains incoming and outgoing correspondence, 1861-1896, and receipts for company purchases, 1846-1896.
Business and Industry
Size of Collection
3 record cartons
Dates of Collection
SpC MS 1634
Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine, "C. A. Donnell Company Records, 1846-1896" (2015). Finding Aids. Number 225.