Andrew Guy documents of Arrow Company
Collection number: ahc.MSS755f
Scope and Content
This collection primarily contains material related to Andrew Guy's employment at Arrow Company in Atlanta. Items include correspondence, certificates, programs, pamphlets, and the by-laws of the "Twenty Five Year and Retiree Club." Content includes informaton about company operations and history as well as retiree relations.
- 1963-2001, undated
- Arrow Company (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.
Andrew Joseph Guy (1920-2007) was born in Massachusetts to Andrew D. Guy (1898-?) and Louise M. Guy (1897-?). After his family moved to Atlanta, Andrew J. Guy attended Boys' High. He started working at the Arrow Shirt Factory on Murphey Avenue in 1938 as a stenographer and typist, eventually achieving the position of production manager. Arrow Company operated several factories in Georgia, and was a subsidiary of a New England corporation Cluett, Peabody and Co. Guy enlisted as a private in the United States Air Corps in 1941. Two years later he married Marian Theresa O'Rourke (1917-2001) and had six children, Andrew Jr., David G., Anthony, Sue Garner, Patricia Scott, and Larbara Leahy. In 1963 Andrew Guy received a certificate for meritorious service and was inducted into the southern division of Cluett's "Twenty Five Year and Retiree Club." Guy served on leadership positions in the club for several decades.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This collection was processed in 2017.
- Andrew Guy documents of Arrow Company
- Joshua Whitfield
- June 2017
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- Finding aid is written in English.