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COLLECTIONS: 1 - 8 of 8

Boston and Albany Railroad Company records

Collection Identifier: Mss:724 1831-1898 B747
Overview: The records of the Boston and Albany Railroad Co., its predecessors and branches, circa 1829 to 1916. Includes directors' records, stock records, transportation and engineering records and surveys, financial records, and correspondence.

Boston Manufacturing Company records

Collection Identifier: Mss:442 1813-1930
Overview: Records of the first mill in the world to combine all aspects of the manufacture of cotton founded in Waltham, Mass. in 1813.

Lawrence Manufacturing Company records

Collection Identifier: Mss:422 1831-1926 L419
Overview: 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

Collection Identifier: Mss:442 1854-1927 L986
Overview: Records of Lyman Mills, a Holyoke, Mass., manufacturer of cotton textiles, 1833-1936.

Records of men and firms engaged in building construction, New York and New England

Collection Identifier: Mss:71 1764-1876
Overview: Records of men and firms engaged in building construction in New York and New England, 1764-1876.

Slater family business records

Collection Identifier: Mss:442 1793-1926 S631
Overview: 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.

Walter Baker & Company records

Collection Identifier: Mss:435 1812-1945 B168
Overview: Records of the Massachusetts based chocolate manufacturer Walter Baker & Company.

Waltham Watch Company records

Collection Identifier: Mss:598 1854-1929
Overview: Records of watch manufacturer Waltham Watch Company of Waltham, Mass., founded in 1850.