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Abraham Howe and Emory Howard account book

Collection Identifier: Mss:1 1793-1808 H855
Scope and Contents: Account book kept by farmer Abraham Howe (born 1776), of Bolton, Massachusetts, from May 1793 to July 1809, and by farmer and shoemaker Emory Howard (born 1812), of Holden, Massachusetts, from March 1842 to December 1873. Abraham Howe’s accounts concern farm labor and other activities for which he hired himself out, including carpentry. Emory Howard's accounts primarily relate to his earnings from shoemaking, although he sold farm produce and hired himself out for day labor as well. There is...

Abraham Myerson papers and family research records

Collection Identifier: H MS c425
Overview: The Abraham Myerson papers and family research records, 1908-2013 (inclusive), 1921-1974 (bulk), are primarily the product of Abraham Myerson’s professional, research, and publishing activities over the course of his career as a neurologist, practicing psychiatrist, and author in Boston, Massachusetts. The papers are arranged in two series: I. Abraham Myerson Papers, 1908-2013, undated; and II. Family Research Records, 1925-2013.

Abraham Ortelius correspondence

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Volume: 1Identifier: MS Lat 225
Overview: Correspondence of 16th-century geographer Abraham Ortelius and his contemporaries.

Abraham Stone papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c157
Overview: The Abraham Stone papers, 1916-1959 are the product of Stone's activities as Medical Director and later Director of the Margaret Sanger Research Bureau in New York City and as an administrator at the Planned Parenthood Federation of America and the International Planned Parenthood Federation from the 1940s until his death in 1959. The bulk of the collection includes correspondence, meeting minutes, memoranda, teaching notes, lecture notes, and writings resulting from his administrative...

Abraham Walkowitz drawings of Isadora Duncan

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Volume: 1Identifier: MS Thr 1803
Scope and Contents: Seven ink and watercolor drawings of Duncan dancing, signed by the artist.

Abram Chayes papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS009000799
Overview: This collection documents the professional career of Abram Chayes, including his time in the private sector, government, international law and, education. Professor Chayes successfully argued on the behalf of Nicaragua against the United States of America and notably served as the Legal Advisor for the State Department during the Kennedy Administration. The collection includes: correspondence; casework, publications, research notes, drafts, speeches, and teaching materials.

Account book of a Connecticut farmer

Collection Identifier: Mss:1 1797-1799 N892
Scope and Contents: Account book kept by a late eighteenth-century store owner and farmer in Norwich, Connecticut, from April 3, 1797 to September 9, 1799, describing business transactions with local laborers and residents. Most of the volume records work done for him by African-American laborers, who were paid in goods from his store. The name of the laborer is recorded along with the date of work, cost of service and type of payment. The bulk of the accounts are for Will; he gathers corn, hoes, loads wood, kills...

Account book of an unidentified dyer from Byron, New York

Collection Identifier: MSS:448 1834-1838 F541
Overview: The account book of an unidentified dyer from Byron, New York spans the years 1834 to 1838 and contains the business records of a textile dyer.

Account book of brick maker

Collection — Volume: Samuel Capen account book 1Identifier: Mss:604 1800-1817 C239
Overview: Account book of a brickmaker, Samuel Capen of Dorchester, Massachusetts, dated 1800-1817.

Account books and other material relating to the whaling industry

Collection Identifier: Mss:252 1774-1922
Overview: Multiple collections of account books and other material relating to the whaling industry chiefly from New Bedford Massachusetts.