COLLECTIONS: 101 - 110 of 987
Scope and Contents: This collection contains the papers of business for the Boston & Lynn India Rubber Manufacturing Company. The records include, shareholders stocks, account records, bills, receipts, invoices, contracts, as well as memos, and letters both incoming and outgoing.
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.
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.
Overview: Collection of business records and correspondences from the Boston and Providence Railroad Corporation and its board of directors, 1831-1900.
Scope and Contents: Indentures, deeds, and other papers of the Boston and Roxbury Mill Corporation, 1854-1869.
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...
Overview: Records of the Boston, Mass. electric utility company Boston Edison Company includes financial records, labor record, production records and photographs, 1884-1986.
Scope and Contents: Account books and unbound papers, largely for the period 1867-1941. Included are records of directors' meetings (1879-1937), stockholders' accounts, journals, general ledgers, advertising ledgers, cashbooks, circulation accounts, accounts receivable, notes and bills, time books, payrolls (incomplete), bills and invoices, and tax records. There are also nine volumes and a case of unbound materials relating to H. W. Dutton and Sons, publishers of the Transcript, and two cases of records of radio...
Overview: Records of the Boston, Mass. based banana importing firm Boston Fruit Company, 1891-1901.
Scope and Contents: Ledger of subscriber names, locations, and payments maintained by the Boston Gazette from 1798 to 1826. Subscribers included individuals like Oliver Wendell (1733-1818; Harvard AB 1753), a Boston judge and member of the Harvard Corporation; Tudor Ice Company founder Frederic Tudor (1783-1864), and his brother-in-law, Maine landowner Robert Hallowell Gardiner (1782-1864; Harvard AB 1801); Lydia Hozier, of Nantucket; Mrs. Persis Davis of Concord; and Captain Isaac Hinckley (1783-1818), a...