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SUB-SERIES Identifier: hsi00001

A. Subject files, 1844-1931, undated, 1844-1931

Scope and Contents

This subseries includes advertisements and printed documents, employment records, copyright and ownership information, descriptions and illustrations of timepieces, and testimonials for William Bond & Son's instruments. Also contains records pertaining to Bond & Son's accounts with the United States Navy and a ship's captain who rented but did not pay for nor return a chronometer.

Dates

  • 1844-1931

Researcher Access

Appointment necessary to consult collection. Please contact chsi@fas.harvard.edu for further information.

Extent

5.5 linear feet (6 document boxes, 9 flat boxes, 4 portfolio folders)

Repository Details

Part of the Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments, Harvard University Repository

Contact:
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