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Jay Cooke & Co. records

Collection Identifier: Mss:781 1832-1915 (1861-1905)
Overview: Select records of the investment banking house Jay Cooke & Co.

John C. Phillips business records

Collection Identifier: Mss:766 1859-1885 P561
Overview: Business records kept by Boston, Mass. shipping merchant John C. Phillips while he was in the employ of R.C. Mackay & Son and later head of John C. Phillips & Company. Phillips engaged in trade with India, China, South America and the West Indies.

John Jacob Astor business records

Collection Identifier: Mss:766 1784-1892
Overview: Correspondence, account books and other records documenting the business activities of merchant, fur trader, and investor John Jacob Astor (1763-1848).

John Law business records

Collection Identifier: Mss:1 1799-1838 L415
Overview: The John Law records consist of ledgers, daybooks, notebooks, receipt books, and cash books that document the business activities of John Law Sr. and his son, John Law Jr.

John Palfrey and William Taylor Palfrey account books

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 93M-71
Summary: Three volumes: 1804-1805, 1807-1809, and 1820-1821.

Kidder, Peabody & Company records

Collection Identifier: Mss:783 1836-1959
Scope and Contents: Kidder, Peabody & Co. records include an incomplete set of John E. and Nathaniel Thayer’s account books. Information contained in the account books include Thayer & Brother activities of investing in a variety of enterprises, mostly New England banks, insurance companies, cotton manufacturing firms, real estate, and railroads. The partnership records of Kidder, Peabody (1865-1931) include some of the partners’ correspondence, confidential letters, and set of clerk records, circulars and...

Kingswinford (England) Reading Society bookkeeping records

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Box: 1Identifier: 2006M-88
Summary: Invoices for book purchases and 2 Society cash and sale account books.

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.

Papers of Ellis Gray Loring, 1809-1949

Collection Identifier: A-160
Overview: Correspondence, scrapbooks, diaries, etc., of Ellis Gray Loring, lawyer and abolitionist, from Boston, Massachusetts.

Lorna and Laurence Marshall expeditionary notebooks and journals

Collection Identifier: 2003.36
Overview: Diaries, record books, and laboratory notebooks documenting Lorna and Laurence Marshall's journeys to Africa from 1951-1968 and their ethnographic research of the Ju/'hoansi people of Nyae Nyae (now Nambia).