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COLLECTION Identifier: Mss:1 1755-1917

Account books of farmers in Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont

Multiple collections that include account books of farmers in Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont, 1755-1917.

Dates

  • 1755-1917

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Some materials may be stored offsite; access requires advance notice. Contact specialcollectionsref@hbs.edu for more information.

Extent

6 linear feet (13 volumes, 1 envelope)

Historical Note:

This artificial collection of account books of farmers in Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont was created as part of a grant project to load as many collections into HOLLIS. In an effort to make these individual collections more discoverable this guide was created with descriptions taken from Manuscripts in Baker Library (4th ed., 1978) and local finding aids housed in the Historical Collections reading room.

Physical Location

MANU

Provenance:

Received by gift or purchase from various persons and institutions, 1932-1979.

Alternative Form Available:

Afro-American Agricultural Laborers, Joseph Cobb/George Deake, and Ebenezer and Samuel Joy are included in the following web resource: Women, Enterprise & Society

Processing Information

Processed: May 2014

By: Benjamin Johnson
Link to catalog
Title
Account Books of Farmers in Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont, 1755-1917 (inclusive): A Finding Aid
Author
Baker Library
EAD ID
bak00244

Repository Details

Part of the Baker Library Special Collections, Harvard Business School, Harvard University Repository

Baker Library Special Collections holds unique resources that focus on the evolution of business and industry, as well as the records of the Harvard Business School, documenting the institution's development over the last century. These rich and varied collections support research in a diverse range of fields such as business, economic, social and cultural history as well as the history of science and technology.

Contact:
Baker Library | Bloomberg Center
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Boston MA 01263 USA
(617) 495-6411