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COLLECTION Identifier: Mss:766 1801-1812 B915

John Bryant account books

Scope and Contents

This collection contains a ledger and account book kept by Boston, Massachusetts merchant John Bryant between 1801 and 1812. The volumes include transactions made between Bryant and customers for household merchandise, furniture and goods. John Bryant was later a partner with William Sturgis, in the merchant shipping firm Bryant & Sturgis.

Dates

  • 1801-1812

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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

Extent

.5 linear feet (2 volumes)

Physical Location

MANU

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of William S. Bryant, 1944.

Processing Information

Processed: July 2018 By: Baker Library Special Collections Staff

Author
Baker Library
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
und
EAD ID
bak00521

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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