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Transportation

 Subject
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Cromford Canal records

Collection Identifier: Mss:731 1813-1843 C945
Scope and Contents: Bill books showing goods carried, where loaded and landed, weight, miles, rate per ton, and amount. Coal was frequently carried. There are some gaps in the sequence.

Crowell and Thurlow Steamship Company records

Collection Identifier: Mss:733 1912-1934 C937
Scope and Contents: Ledger, journals, cash books, voucher and check registers. The company incorporated in 1912 in Maine, operated a number of ships successfully (some of them through the Crowell and Thurlow Intercoastal Company) through World War I. An unlucky investment in the Atlantic Coast Company (which Crowell and Thurlow took over in 1923) resulted in the company going into receivership in 1924. Most of the unbound papers relate to the affairs of the receivership under Paul J. Bertelsen, receiver, and Lee...

John P. Welch legal papers

Collection Identifier: Mss:83 1844-1856 W439
Scope and Contents: The collection contains two volumes related to John P. Welch's work as a lawyer. Volume 1 contains names, certificates and numbers of shares probably purchased by clients of Welch or of Sohier and Welch, a law firm in Boston, Mass. The shares are for stock in the Fitchburg Railroad, of which Welch was the clerk. Volume 2 is a private letterbook that contains correspondence to Samuel M. Felton, who was the construction engineer of the Fitchburg Railroad, as well as other railroads.

Lehman Brothers records

Collection Identifier: Mss:783 1868-1986 L523
Overview: The collection contains administrative records of the investment banking firm Lehman Brothers and of Kuhn, Loeb & Company, another firm that merged with Lehman in 1977. Also includes the papers of numerous Lehman Brothers and Kuhn, Loeb & Company executives and their families.

Papers of Beatrice Sadowsky, 1928-1984

Collection Identifier: 84-M106--84-M151
Overview: Correspondence, rosters, photographs, etc., of Beatrice Sadowsky, transportation executive.

Papers of Elizabeth Holtzman, 1945-1981 (inclusive), 1972-1980 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 793
Overview: Congressional papers of Elizabeth Holtzman, who represented New York's 16th Congressional district from 1973 to 1980.