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Hirsch Syndicate Ltd records

Guide to the Hirsch Syndicate Ltd. records
1908-1912

Collection number: HMC-1380.
Creator: Hirsch Syndicate Ltd.
Title: Hirsch Syndicate Ltd. records.
Dates: 1908-1912.
Volume of collection: 0.4 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Collection summary: Records of a London, England-based financial syndicate with some mineral development interests in Alaska and internationally.

Organizational history:
Unavailable at this time.

Collection description:
The collection consists of correspondence, contracts, and agreements relating to investments made by Hirsch Syndicate Ltd.

Arrangement: The collection materials are in chronological order by document.

Digitized copies: This collection has not been digitized. For information about obtaining digital copies, please contact Archives and Special Collections.

Rights note: Collection materials are most likely within the public domain by United States law. Collection contents include materials generated in other countries to which additional copyright periods may apply.

Preferred citation: Hirsch Syndicate Ltd. records, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Related materials: Additional materials relating to the Hubbard-Elliott Copper Mines Development Company may also be found in HMC-0141: Charles Goodyear Hubbard II papers.

Acquisition note: The collection was given to the Archives in 2021 by Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

Processing information: This collection was arranged and described by Arlene Schmuland in 2021. Most item descriptions are based on a list that came with the collection. The collection appeared to have no order in place. Documents were placed in chronological order.

Container list:

Box/Folder Description Dates
1/1 Agreement between Ambler J. Stewart and Hirsch and Company for Hirsch to purchase the Valdez Yukon Railroad Company, the Alaska Consolidated Copper Company, and the North Valley Land Company 1908 June 17
1/1 Agreement between Ambler J. Stewart and L. Hirsch and Company, financial terms 1908 July 3
1/1 LS ? from A. J. (?) Stewart of Valdez-Yukon Railroad Company on mining prospects in Alaska. To L. Hirsch and Company. Includes speculation on the Guggenheims 1908 July 31
1/1 Minutes of Board of Trustees meeting of Hubbard Elliott Copper Mines Development Company regarding agreement with L. Hirsch and Company 1908 August 21
1/1 Appointment of lawyers to represent Charles G. Hubbard with Hirsch Syndicate regarding Hubbard-Elliott Copper Mines Development Company of Alaska. (power of attorney assigned to Elliott) 1908 August 21
1/1 An agreement between L. Hirsch and Company and the Hubbard-Elliott Copper Mines Development Company for Hirsch to examine the Alaska properties 1908 August 25
1/1 Agreement between L. Hirsch and Company and the Central Alaska Copper Company to purchase said company and to send mining and railroad engineers 1908 September 22
1/1 Agreement for L. Hirsch and Company to acquire mining claims in the Valdez Mining District from current owners 1908 September 23
1/1 Agreement between Hirsch Syndicate and F. W. Baker to act as managing director 1908 November 18
1/1 F. W. Baker’s writ to be attorney for Hirsch Syndicate in the U.S.A. 1908 November 19
1/1 Transfer of assets from L. Hirsch and Company to Hirsch Syndicate Limited 1908 December 11
1/2 Agreement between Hirsch Syndicate and the Madagascar Oil Development Company 1909 June 2
1/2 Agreement between Hirsch Syndicate, Charles M. Rolker, and Frederick William Baker for Baker and Rolker to serve as joint managing directors 1909 June 7
1/3 Draft agreement between Hirsch Syndicate and Intercontinental Trust 1910
1/3 Supplementary agreement between Natomas Consolidated of California and Hirsch Syndicated 1910 March 10
1/3 Agreement between the Kyshtim Corporation, the Perm Corporation, Sidney George Higgings, August Ries, and the Hirsch Syndicate (cover letter and agreement) 1910 March 17
1/3 Agreement to form a company in Canada called The Canadian Finance Corporation by the Hirsch Syndicate (cover letter and agreement) 1910 March 18
1/3 Agreement regarding Hirsch Syndicate and Jacob’s Asbestos Mining Company Ltd. 1910 March 18
1/3 Minor changes to agreement between Daremus Holding Company and Hirsch Syndicate 1910 March 19
1/3 Agreement between Doremus Holding Company and Hirsch Syndicate regarding an Egyptian cotton project (cover letter and document) 1910 March 22
1/3 Minor changes to agreement between Daremus Holding Company and Hirsch Syndicate 1910 April 2
1/3 Agreement between Hirsch Syndicate and the L. G. S. Syndicate regarding rubber extraction 1910 April 21
1/3 Columbian Central Railway Company stock purchase memorandum 1910 May 9
1/3 Agreement between Hirsch Syndicate and Theodore Gross for Gross to act as a manager of Hirsch properties in North America 1910 May 11
1/4 Fuel sale contract between Central Fuel Oil Company and Rio Bravo Oil Company 1910 June 6
1/4 Agreement between Central Fuel Oil Company and Texas company regarding Central’s Oklahoma properties 1910 June 13
1/4 Notice from the Great International Plate Glass Insurance and Cleaning Company regarding London glass cleaning regulations with attendant agreement with Hirsch 1910 June 14
1/4 Agreement between Hirsch Syndicate and Henry Richards for services rendered on several mining projects, including Natomas Consolidated of California and others 1910 June 20
1/4 Agreement between Hirsch Syndicate and Vine and General Rubber Trust Ltd. 1910 June 20
1/4 Central Fuel Oil Company bond subscriptions (five documents) 1910 July 14
1/4 Agreement between William S. Porter, Hirsch Syndicate, and others for an oil enterprise in Oklahoma undertaken by the Central Fuel Oil Company (cover letter with payment request and agreement) 1910 July 15
1/4 Correspondence regarding payments to Hirsch Syndicate (2 letters) 1910 July 21
1/4 Agreement between Hirsch Syndicate and Vine and General Rubber Trust Ltd. 1910 June 20
1/4 Agreement between Hirsch Syndicate Ltd., L. G. S. Syndicate Ltd, and The Vine and General Rubber Trust Ltd. 1910 September 20
1/4 Columbian Central Railway Company stock purchase memorandum 1910 September 26
1/4 Correspondence from the Canadian Agency Ltd to the Hirsch Syndicate Ltd regarding purchase of Santa Gertrudis shares from Camp Bird Ltd. 1910 October 4
1/4 Agreement between Albertite, Oilite, and Cannel Coal Company Ltd. and Hirsch Syndicate 1910 October 6
1/4 Agreement between Esperanza Consolidated Oil Company and the Hirsch Syndicate (cover letter and agreement) 1910 December 19
1/5 Regarding agreement between William August Dyes and the Russian Mining Corporation Ltd. (cover letter and agreement) 1911 January 9
1/5 Agreement between Baku Black Sea Naptha Exploration Society and the Hirsch Syndicate (cover letter and agreement dated 1910 February 25) 1911 January 10
1/5 Correspondence from the Canadian Agency Ltd to the Hirsch Syndicate Ltd regarding purchase of Santa Gertrudis shares from Camp Bird Ltd. 1911 January 18
1/5 Agreement with supplements, Standard Alcohol and Hirsch Syndicate 1911 March-April
1/5 Documents regarding Gourian oilfields, leases for mineral extractions in the Mikhel-Gabrieli commune of the Ozourgheti District, Government of Koutais Russia, cover letters, and transfer of documents to Baron von Schmaedel 1911 September 28
1/5 Agreement between Hirsch Syndicate and Natomas Consolidated Company of California 1911 December 12
1/5 Transfer of rights from Hirsch Syndicate to the Natomas Consolidated Company of California 1911 December 14
1/6 Schedule of documents transferred and copies of two office leases 1912 May 6
1/6 Agreement between Vine and General Rubber Trust Ltd and Hirsch Syndicate 1912 May 17

 

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