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COLLECTION Identifier: Mss:766 1750-1756 B868

Henry Bromfield cash book

Scope and Contents

Cash book recording accounts of adventures to London, Barbados, St. Eustatius, Antigua, Louisburg, and Halifax, Nova Scotia, dated 1750-1756. Henry Bromfield shipped spermaceti oil to London, and New England rum and sugar to Halifax and Louisburg. There are also accounts in the volume of coastwise shipping.

Dates

  • 1750-1756

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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

Extent

.25 linear feet (1 volume)

Physical Location

MANU

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposited by Boston Public Library, 1930.

Title
Bromfield, Henry, 1727-1820. Henry Bromfield Cash Book, 1750-1756 (inclusive): A Finding Aid
Author
Baker Library
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
und
EAD ID
bak00705

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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