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COLLECTION Identifier: Mss:761 1831-1844 B433

Abraham Bell and Company records

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of letters received from Toulmin, Hazard & Company, relating to cotton which Bell and Company sold on consignment.


  • 1821-1844

Conditions Governing Access

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


.75 linear feet (2 boxes)

Biographical / Historical

Abraham Bell and Company was a wholesale firm located in New York City.

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Harvard College Library, 1938.

Processing Information

Processed: May 2018 By: Baker Library Special Collections Staff

Processing Information

Volumes were disbound and placed into folders and boxes. The volume number is included in the folder title.

Abraham Bell and Company. Abraham Bell and Company Records, 1831-1844: A Finding Aid
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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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