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Mss:1 1755-1917

Account Books of Farmers in Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont, 1755-1917 (inclusive): A Finding Aid

Baker Library Historical Collections, Harvard Business School, Harvard University

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: Mss:1 1755-1917
Repository: Baker Library Historical Collections, Harvard Business School, Harvard University
Title: Account books of farmers in Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont
Date(s): 1755-1917
Quantity: 6 Linear Feet (13 volumes, 1 envelope)
Language of materials: English
Abstract: Multiple collections that include account books of farmers in Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont, 1755-1917.

Provenance:

Received by gift or purchase from various persons and institutions, 1932-1979.

Processing Information:

Processed: May 2014
By: Benjamin Johnson

Alternative Form Available:

Afro-American Agricultural Laborers, Joseph Cobb/George Deake, and Ebenezer and Samuel Joy are included in the following web resource: Women, Enterprise & Society

Preferred Citation:

Please contact the Historical Collections Reference Staff for proper citation instructions for materials in this finding aid.

Historical Note:

This artificial collection of account books of farmers in Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont was created as part of a grant project to load as many collections into HOLLIS. In an effort to make these individual collections more discoverable this guide was created with descriptions taken from Manuscripts in Baker Library (4th ed., 1978) and local finding aids housed in the Historical Collections reading room.

Container List

Additional Index Terms

Agriculture.
Farms--Connecticut.
Farms--Maine.
Farms--New Hampshire.
Farms--New York (State).
Farms--Rhode Island.
Farms--Vermont.
General stores--New Hampshire.
Sawmills--New Hampshire.
Flour mills--New Hampshire.
Wool-carding--New Hampshire.
Spinning.
Diaries.
Account books.
Ledgers.
Bement, William.
Boardman, Elijah.
Chaplin, G. E.
Cobb, Joseph.
Deake, George.
Emery, James.
Getchell, Robert.
Hibbard, Curtis.
Jones, John.
Joy, Ebenezer.
Mouton, Edward F.
Ogden, Edward.
Peckham, A.
Pratt, Levi H.
Welch, Gideon H.

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