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Forbes, John Murray (1813-1898)



  • Existence: 1813 - 1898


China trader-head of Russell & Co.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Forbes family business records

Collection Identifier: Mss:766 1803-1942 F693

Business records of the Forbes family of Milton, Mass., commission merchants engaged in the China trade during the nineteenth century. Records include correspondence, financial material, and business papers relating to the China trade.

J. Howard Nichols papers

Collection Identifier: Mss:766 1856-1905

Personal and professional papers of China trader and textile manufacturing firm treasurer J. Howard Nichols, 1856-1905.