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Boylston Manufacturing Company records

Collection Identifier: Mss:526 1913-1916 B792
Scope and Contents:

Records of a shoe machinery manufacturer. Includes records of the Boylston Shoe Machinery Association which was founded in an effort to offset the United Shoe Machinery Company "monopoly."

Commonwealth Shoe & Leather Co. records

Collection Identifier: Mss:641 1884-1931 C734
Scope and Contents: Cash book (1884-1888) and miscellaneous cost data (1900-1903) of a shoe manufacturing firm in Whitman, Massachusetts. There are papers of Charles H. Jones, President, relating to the United Shoe Machinery Corp. royalty case (1908-1913), to New England railroad mergers (1905-1908 and 1929-1931), and to the tariff on hides and shoes (1905-1909, 1921-1922, and 1930-1931). There are also a merchandise record (1884-1885) of C. H. Jones Company, Boston and South Abington, Mass.; and papers of the...