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COLLECTION Identifier: Mss:442 1825-1917

Hamilton Manufacturing Company records

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, minute books, general account books, production records, sales records, and payrolls. Letters include those of treasurers Thomas G. Gary, William B. Bacon, Arthur T. Lyman, Arthur L. Devens, George Motley, Eben Bacon, Samuel Batchelder, James A. Dupee, and Charles B. Amory; agents Samuel Batchelder, John Avery, and O. H. Moulton; and selling agents Frothingham and Company and Joy, Langdon and Company.

Dates

  • 1825-1917

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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

Extent

93 linear feet (794 volumes, 25 boxes, 25 cartons)

Biographical / Historical

Cotton textile manufacturer with mills located in Lowell, Mass. Chartered 1824. Produced flannels, jeans, ginghams, shirtings, silesias, shoe duck, and worsted dress goods.

Physical Location

MANU

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of F. C. Dumaine, Jr., 1925.
Title
Hamilton Manufacturing Company. Hamilton Manufacturing Company Records, 1825-1917: A Finding Aid
Author
Baker Library Special Collections Staff
Date
October 2017
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English
EAD ID
bak00342

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.

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