William C. Crobsy business papers
Scope and Contents
Letters, deeds, maps, and other papers relating to timber holdings in Maine and to Maine railroads in which Crosby was interested. Includes papers of a son Wilson Crosby and of a brother-in-law, George W. Ingersoll.
- Crosby, William C., 1806-1880 (Person)
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Extent1 linear feet (1 box, 4 volumes)
Biographical / Historical
Crosby engaged in lumbering operations in the Penobscot River area near Bangor, Maine and was interested in railroad building in Maine. His business operations were continued by his son Wilson
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Prof. George D. Chase.
- Crosby, William Chase, 1806-1880. William C. Crosby Business Papers, 1818-1898: A Finding Aid
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- August 2018
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