Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 56 Collections and/or Records:
Overview: Records of general stores in New Hampshire and Vermont, 1824-1886.
Overview: Multiple collections related to merchants engaged in foreign trade, 1816-1920.
Overview: Samuel Slater (1768-1835) and his partners established the first cotton mill in the United States in 1791 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. Later, Samuel Slater, his brother, and their children established a series of cotton and woolen mills in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut. The collection includes general accounting records, production records, and letters representing Slater family interests, mainly in textile manufacturing.
Overview: The Stetson family of Bangor, Maine, were general merchants, shippers, dealers in lumber, agents for timber land, and bankers.
Overview: Records of the Suffolk Bank of Boston, Mass., 1818-1904.
Overview: Records of merchant and shipowner Thatcher Magoun and his son Thatcher Magoun, Jr., of Boston and Medford, Mass., relating to their involvement in international trade and shipping, 1816-1885.
Overview: Chiefly papers relating to the Bank for International Settlements. Includes correspondence, files of Central Banks, monthly and quarterly reports, and statements. There are also earlier files relating to McKittrick's years with Lee, Higginson as well as some personal papers.
Overview: The Thorp D. Sawyer papers are letters written by an American engineer working in Chile, Bolivia, and Colombia, 1910-1946.