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COLLECTIONS: 931 - 940 of 975

Wilfrid Airy business papers

Collection Identifier: Mss:708 1862-1916 A298
Overview: Wilfrid Airy was a Civil Engineer in London. The Wilfrid Airy business papers span the years 1862 to 1925, and primarily document the various civil engineering projects on which Airy consulted.

Willard family business records

Collection Identifier: Mss:1 1715-1865 W692
Overview: Ledgers, 1715-1865, covering farming and other activities of the Willard family of Newington, Connecticut.

William A.M. Burden papers

Collection Identifier: Mss:784 1932-1938 B949
Overview: Correspondence and investment research analysis relating to the early domestic aviation industry, prepared by William A.M. Burden, Jr. for the New York City asset management firm Scudder, Stevens and Clark, 1934-1938.

William and Solomon Bartlett daybooks

Collection Identifier: Mss:100 1704-1856 B291
Scope and Contents: Collection consists of two volumes containing accounts for four generations of the Bartlett family of Northampton and Westhampton, Massachusetts. Volume one lists farm products sold by the family which included beef, rye, wheat, honey, metheglin (a drink made from honey and water), and cider, from 1704 to 1802. Other charges are for weaving linens and blankets, and the sale of fox and wolf skins, and sewing or mending tailored garments. The volume mostly includes accounts of William Bartlett...

William Applebaum papers

Collection Identifier: Arch GA 4.12.2
Scope and Contents: The William Applebaum papers consist of materials related to a store location study conducted by HBS professor William Applebaum in 1963. The sudy was conducted with 170 large retailing companies including department stores, drug stores, clothing stores, discount stores, shoe stores, and motels. The collections contains questionnaires, research, correspondence and papers related to the study. The questionnaires are arranged alphabetically by the name of the store.

William Appleton and Company records

Collection Identifier: Mss:766 1840-1889
Overview: The business records of Boston, Massachusetts shipping merchant William Appleton and Company and successor firm Samuel Hooper and Company, 1813-1889.

William Badger Lawrence papers relating to the proposed takeover of the Boston and Maine Railroad by the New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad Company

Collection Identifier: Mss:7241907-1915B747a
Overview: Collection consists of the papers of William B. Lawrence, clerk of the Boston & Maine Railroad, regarding the aborted merger of the Boston and Maine Railroad with the New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad Company, 1907-1915.

William Bassett account book

Collection Identifier: Mss:1 1810-1841 B319
Overview: The collection consists of an account book kept by William Bassett who resided in Scotland, Massachusetts. He provided farm labor such as thrashing, plowing, mowing, chopping wood, planting and carting. William also shoed horses and sold molasses, hay, flax seed, potatoes, wood, coal and corn.

William Blair Townsend letter and receipt books

Collection Identifier: Mss:766 1743-1805 T752
Scope and Contents: The collection consists of two volumes, which date from 1743 to 1805, spanning his whole career as a merchant. Volume one is a letter book containing Townsend's business correspondence from November 23, 1743 to December 12, 1774. Most of the letters were written to American (many in North Carolina) and British (predominately in London) merchants. His earliest letters document his efforts to establish himself as a trader. Over time his letters turn to illustrate the common problems faced by many...

William Botsford daybook

Collection Identifier: Mss:831 1799-1804 B748
Scope and Contents: Daybook of New Brunswick, Canada, jurist William Botsford, recording credits and debits for services including drawing leases, affidavits, indentures, and bonds, and trying cases in civil and admiralty courts, from 1799 to 1804. His clients included Overseers of the Poor, and British naval officers and government officials; an entry from 1799 lists a charge of one pound for "drawing a memorial to His Excellency." In February 1800, there is an entry for fees charged to "Proprietors of Slaves."...