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Anthony family papers

Collection Identifier: Mss:899 1815-1859 A628
Scope and Contents: Contains a receipt book, 1820-1829, of Richard Anthony and Son; bills, deeds, and accounts of James Anthony, his wife Sarah P. Anthony, and their estates; a ledger, with general store accounts, 1815-1849, of George Waterman, which includes accounts of Lewis A. Waterman and Edgar N. Anthony, printers; a cash book, 1851-1855, and bills of Lewis W. Anthony; and legal documents and accounts for the Graystone Mill and Center Manufacturing Company. Women are credited for domestic labor, for making...

Consolidated Investment Trust records

Collection Identifier: Mss:784 1933-1982 C755
Overview: The records of the Consolidated Investment Trust of Boston, Massachusetts include trustee records, executive committee record, and shareholder records.

John Perkins Cushing business records

Collection Identifier: Mss:8993 1832-1882 C984
Overview: Records of John Perkins Cushing, a merchant of Boston, Massachusetts, principally engaged in the China trade, 1832-1882.

George C. Lord and Company records

Collection Identifier: Mss:733 1854-1894 L866
Scope and Contents: Incomplete files of the Boston, Mass. shipping firm George C. Lord and Company. Scattered business records of George Lord, Robert C. Waterston, Edward W. Lord, Charles E. Lord, Robert W. Lord and Charles F. Rogers. Insurance insterests (New England Mutual Insurance), railroad interests (Boston and Maine Railroad) and investment interests (Gallup and Peabody), and a drug business are represented.

Henry Villard business papers

Collection Identifier: Mss:8993 1862-1928 V719
Overview: Business records, correspondence, and photographs of 19th century railroad and electrical industry financier Henry Villard (1835-1900)

Israel E. Trask business records

Collection Identifier: Mss:899 1807-1861 T775
Scope and Contents: Israel Trask owned a cotton plantation in Natchez, Mississippi. His papers include lists of slaves living on the Trask plantation, as well as accounts, bills, and receipts belonging to Mrs. Elizabeth Trask.The collection contains lists of the names of enslaved people on the River Plantation and on the La Grange plantation. There are also typed transcripts of Trask's letters to and from his family in Massachusetts describing life on the plantation. The originals are at Amherst...

Peter O. Crisp papers

Collection Identifier: Mss:784 1946-2008 C932
Overview: Papers of Peter O. Crisp, a founding partner of Venrock Associates, a venture capital company founded by members of the Rockefeller family, circa 1946-2008.

University Associates Trust records

Collection Identifier: Mss:8991 1900-1960 U58
Scope and Contents: Ledgers, 1900-1957; cash books, 1938-1958; minutes of meetings, 1900-1937; reports; stockholders' records; and other papers of a real estate trust, established in 1900, disbanded, 1958, which held property in Boston and Cambridge. Includes letters, 1944-1950, of Augustus P. Loring, Jr., trustee.

William A.M. Burden papers

Collection Identifier: Mss:784 1932-1938 B949
Overview: Correspondence and investment research analysis relating to the early domestic aviation industry, prepared by William A.M. Burden, Jr. for the New York City asset management firm Scudder, Stevens and Clark, 1934-1938.