TITLE

THROUGH THE YEARS

PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Home Channel News;2/5/2007, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a timeline of events that Kent, Ohio-based Carter Lumber Co. has underwent from May 1932 to 2007 in the lumber industry. Carter Jones Lumber Co. was founded on May 1932 when W. E. Carter and T. Neil Jones acquired Gough Lumber. Carter Lumber acquired The Holmes Lumber and Building Centers Inc., a three-lumberyard chain, on April 2004. In 2007, the company celebrates its 75th anniversary in the industry.
ACCESSION #
23953610

 

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