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COLLECTION Identifier: Mss:899 1815-1859 A628

Anthony family papers

Scope and Contents

Contains a receipt book, 1820-1829, of Richard Anthony and Son; bills, deeds, and accounts of James Anthony, his wife Sarah P. Anthony, and their estates; a ledger, with general store accounts, 1815-1849, of George Waterman, which includes accounts of Lewis A. Waterman and Edgar N. Anthony, printers; a cash book, 1851-1855, and bills of Lewis W. Anthony; and legal documents and accounts for the Graystone Mill and Center Manufacturing Company.

Dates

  • 1812-1859

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials stored onsite. Please contact specialcollectionsref@hbs.edu for more information.

Extent

1 linear feet (3 volumes, 1 box, 1 folder)

Biographical / Historical

Richard Anthony and his son, James, were part owners of the textile mills: Graystone Mill, and Center Manufacturing Company in North Providence, R.I.

Physical Location

MANU

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth Anthony Dexter, 1968.
Title
Anthony Family. Anthony Family Papers, 1815-1859: A Finding Aid
Author
Baker Library Special Collections Staff
Date
January 2018
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English
EAD ID
bak00394

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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