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COLLECTION Identifier: Mss:446 1858-1902 S271

Sawyer Woolen Mills records

Incomplete records of a family woolen firm in Dover, New Hampshire, which began as F. A. and J. Sawyer, became Sawyer's Mills, Sawyer Woolen Mills, and Sawyer Woolen Company. There are daybooks, cash books, production and sales records, and unbound papers, the last-mentioned for the 1894-1900 period. F. A. and J. Sawyer were selling agents. The business was taken over by the American Woolen Company in 1899.

Dates

  • 1858-1902

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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

Extent

16 linear feet (38 volumes, 63 boxes)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of the heirs of Charles H. Sawyer, August 5, 1958.

Creator

Title
Sawyer Woolen Mills. Sawyer Woolen Mills Records, 1858-1902: A Finding Aid
Author
Baker Library Special Collections Staff
Date
January 2018
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English
EAD ID
bak00402

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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