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Bigelow, Kennard & Co. records
Jewelry firm, Boston, Mass., established in 1830, known successively as John Bigelow and Company, Bigelow and Brothers, and Bigelow Brothers and Kennard. Incorporated as Bigelow, Kennard and Company in 1912.
Bryant & Sturgis (Boston, Mass.) records
The collection includes waste books, journals, ledgers, and letter books (including one of John Perkins Cushing). There are statements of account of William Sturgis, 1827-1861 (with gaps); a journal (diary) of Charles H. Hammatt, Sandwich Islands, Hawaii, 1823-1825.
Business instruments collection
A collection of seventeenth century to twentieth century business instruments such as accounts receivable, bills, checks, notes, stock certificates, warranties, and samples of business letterhead.
Comstock family business records
Records of a family of American merchants engaged in international trade, 1833-1890
John Perkins Cushing business records
Records of John Perkins Cushing, a merchant of Boston, Massachusetts, principally engaged in the China trade, 1832-1882.
Dudley P. Hall business papers
Records of Lyndon, Vermont lumber business and mill owner Dudley P. Hall, 1841-1914.
George U. Sands business records
The business records of George U. Sands consist of correspondence, financial material, and diaries while living and working in Hong Kong, 1866-1880.
Harris Charles Fahnestock papers
Papers of investment banker Harris C. Fahnestock, 1855-1914, including his partnership in Jay Cooke & Co.
Henry W. Peabody & Company records
Ledgers, journals, miscellaneous accounts, and scattered letters, 1867-1957, of the Boston, Mass. based import-export firm founded by Henry W. Peabody.
Jay Cooke & Co. records
Select records of the investment banking house Jay Cooke & Co.
John Jacob Astor business records
Correspondence, account books and other records documenting the business activities of merchant, fur trader, and investor John Jacob Astor (1763-1848).
Lawrence Manufacturing Company records
Cotton manufacturing firm of Lowell, Mass., established in 1831 by proprietors of the other Lowell mills in connection with the Boston merchants Abbott and Amos Lawrence. The collection includes general account books, production records, sales records, payrolls, and letters.
Lyman Mills records
Records of Lyman Mills, a Holyoke, Mass., manufacturer of cotton textiles, 1833-1936.
Thatcher Magoun business records
Records of merchant and shipowner Thatcher Magoun and his son Thatcher Magoun, Jr., of Boston and Medford, Mass., relating to their involvement in international trade and shipping, 1816-1885.
New York Life Insurance and Trust Company records
Select records of New York Life Insurance and Trust Company, chartered in 1830.
Peace Dale Manufacturing Company records
The records of the Peace Dale Manufacturing Company, a large textile empire located in Peace Dale, Rhode Island owned and operated by five generations of the Hazard family.
Records of banks of New England and New York
Multiple collections of records of banks in New England and New York, 1803-1915.
Records of Boston merchants engaged in foreign trade
Incuded in this aggregate record are four (4) unique collections related to Boston merchants engaged in foreign trade, 1842-1887.
Records of custom houses, toll collectors, and the U.S. Treasury Department
Artificial collection containing records of customs houses, toll collectors and the U.S. Treasury Department, 1789-1870.
Records of general stores in Maine
Multiple collections or records of general stores of Maine, 1811-1873.
Records of general stores in New Hampshire and Vermont
Records of general stores in New Hampshire and Vermont, 1824-1886.
Records of merchants engaged in foreign trade
Multiple collections related to merchants engaged in foreign trade, 1841-1920.
Records relating to estate, real estate, and private investment management
Slater family business records
Samuel Slater (1768-1835) and his partners established the first cotton mill in the United States in 1791 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. Later, Samuel Slater, his brother, and their children established a series of cotton and woolen mills in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut. The collection includes general accounting records, production records, and letters representing Slater family interests, mainly in textile manufacturing.
Stetson family business records
The Stetson family of Bangor, Maine, were general merchants, shippers, dealers in lumber, agents for timber land, and bankers.