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Records of American Steel and Wire Company and its predecessors

Collection Identifier: Mss:596 1822-1936
Scope and Contents: Records of predecessor firms include records, 1868-1899, of the Washburn and Moen Manufacturing Company, Worcester, Mass., comprising about half of the total collection. The material on this company includes stock certificate stubs, stock ledger, directors' records, 1868-1886, bill books, letter books, 1890-1902, miscellaneous volumes and three boxes of folders. There is considerable material on the patent suits of the 1880's and 1890's, and the consolidation of the company into one of the...

J.C. Hobbs & Son records

Collection Identifier: Mss:514 1840-1887 H682
Scope and Contents:

Records of knive and steam engine manufacturer J.C. Hobbs & Son of Arlington, Massachusetts include a journal, ledger, cash book, letter book, check book, deposit books, and loose manuscripts.

Records of general stores in Connecticut and Rhode Island

Collection Identifier: Mss:77 1762-1852
Overview:

Multiple collections or records of general stores in Connecticut and Rhode Island, 1811-1852.

Records of Parker Mills and Tremont Nail Company

Collection Identifier: Mss:596 1845-1918
Scope and Contents:

Correspondence, journals, ledgers, cashbooks, production records, payrolls, timebooks, and bills, 1845-1886, of Parker Mills; and some records, 1886-1918, of Tremont Nail Company, successor to the firm; together with some records of Bridgewater Iron Company, Bridgewater, Mass.; and records, 1851-1855, of C. C. Sprague, also engaged in nail manufacturing.

Scovill Manufacturing Company records

Collection Identifier: Mss:59 ca. 1790-1956 S432
Scope and Contents: Correspondence, daybooks, inventory books, payrolls, invoices, sales records, and order books. Letter books cover the Chicago and New York City stores as well as the Waterbury, Conn., office. Includes correspondence with the Welsbach Company, a customer, 1898-1913. Also includes World War I office files; employment office records and advertising material from the post-World War I period; maps, plans, and photos; recordings of World War II events; and research reports.Includes a...

Waltham Watch Company records

Collection Identifier: Mss:598 1854-1929
Overview:

Records of watch manufacturer Waltham Watch Company of Waltham, Mass., founded in 1850.