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Bigelow & Sanford Carpet Company records

Collection Identifier: Mss:461 1828-1953 B592
Scope and Contents: Incomplete records of Bigelow-Sanford and many of its predecessors. Included are minutes and accounts books for Thompsonville Carpet Manufacturing Company (1828-1854); Hartford Carpet Company (1854-1901); Hartford Carpet Corporation (1901-1914); E. S. Higgins Carpet Company (1837-1901); Lowell Manufacturing Company (1828-1899); Stephen Sanford and Sons (1838-1929); Bigelow-Hartford (1914-1929). There are also minutes and reports for some of the divisions of Bigelow-Sanford. These materials were...

Bigelow, Kennard and Company records, 1791-1910

Collection Identifier: Mss:773 1830-1925
Overview: Jewelry firm, Boston, Mass., established in 1830, known successively as John Bigelow and Company, Bigelow and Brothers, and Bigelow Brothers and Kennard. Incorporated as Bigelow, Kennard and Company in 1912.

Birnie and Pease account books

Collection Identifier: Mss:49 1862-1864 B619
Scope and Contents: One daybook, one journal, and one ledger of a paper manufacturing firm in Springfield, Mass. W. Birnie was the senior partner, and Claudius B. Pease was the junior partner.

Blue Hill Street Railway Company business records

Collection Identifier: Mss:725 1898-1920 B658
Overview: The Blue Hill Street Railway Company business records document the operation of an electric railway line connecting Boston with the outlying towns of Milton, Canton and Stoughton.

Boott Cotton Mills account book

Collection Identifier: Mss: 442 1898-1916 B751
Scope and Content: The collection consists of one volume of semi-annual accounts, May 1898-November 1905. Included in this volume are additional loose papers concerning the liquidation of the company.

Boston and Albany Railroad Co. photograph album

Collection Identifier: Mss:724 1927 B747
Scope and Contents: This album contains fifty-six black and white photographs that depict flood-damaged railroad tracks and bridges of the Boston and Albany Railroad Co. near Becket, Massachusetts. The photographs were taken in the aftermath of a catastrophic flood that hit eastern Canada and western New England on November 3 and 4, 1927.

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 and Providence Railroad Corporation records

Collection Identifier: Mss:724 1855-1866 E13
Overview: Collection of business records and correspondences from the Boston and Providence Railroad Corporation and its board of directors, 1831-1900.

Boston and Roxbury Mill Corporation records

Collection Identifier: Mss:393 1854-1869 B747
Scope and Contents: Indentures, deeds, and other papers of the Boston and Roxbury Mill Corporation, 1854-1869.

Boston Bookstore account book

Collection Identifier: Mss:774 1785-1790 B747
Scope and Contents: Account book of the Boston Bookstore, operated by Benjamin Guild (1749-1792), recording daily sales of books, stationery, and utensils, from 1785 to 1790. The store sold math, spelling, and grammar books, almanacs, bibles, copies of the Constitution, medical books, and dictionaries. Titles included John Locke's Essay concerning human understanding, Fanny Burney's Cecilia, Aesop's Fables, Tom Jones, Tristram Shandy, Richard Burn's Justice, Edmund Burke's On the sublime, John Ward's The young...