Muse's Department Store (Atlanta, Ga.) records

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322


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Collection Stored Off-Site

All or portions of this collection are housed off-site. Materials can still be requested but researchers should expect a delay of up to two business days for retrieval.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Muse's Department Store (Atlanta, Ga.)
Title: Muse's Department Store (Atlanta, Ga.) records
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 881
Extent: 2 linear ft. (2 boxes)
Abstract:Records of Muse's Department Store in Atlanta, Georgia, including financial ledgers and reports, correspondence, and legal papers.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

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Restrictions on Access

Collection stored off-site. Researchers must contact the Rose Library in advance to access this collection.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.


Purchase, 2001.


[after identification of item(s)], Muse's Department Store (Atlanta, Ga.) records, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.


Unprocessed collection.

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Collection Description

Historical Note

Muse's Department Store was founded by George Muse in Atlanta, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains the records of Muse's Department Store from the late 1800s to the 1940s. The records include financial ledgers, financial reports, correspondence, and legal papers.

Arrangement Note

Unprocessed collection.

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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 - Leases and legal agreements, 1922-1945
1 - Audit reports, 1928-1935
2 - Financial records and legal agreements, 1897-1947