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Mss:922 1789-1870

Records of custom houses, toll collectors, and the U.S. Treasury Department, 1789-1870: A Finding Aid

Baker Library Historical Collections, Harvard Business School, Harvard University

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: Mss:922 1789-1870
Repository: Baker Library Historical Collections, Harvard Business School, Harvard University
Title: Records of custom houses, toll collectors, and the U.S. Treasury Department
Date(s): 1789-1870
Quantity: 2.5 linear feet (5 volumes, 7 boxes)
Language of materials: English
Abstract: Artificial collection containing records of customs houses, toll collectors and the U.S. Treasury Department, 1789-1870.

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Historical Note:

This artificial collection of records pertaining to custom houses, toll collectors, and the U.S. Treasury Department, 1797-1870, 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

Custom House (Boston, Mass.).
Customs administration--Maine.
Customs administration--Massachusetts
Customs administration--Pennsylvania.
Taxation--New York (State).
Canals--Rates and tolls--New York (State).
Harbors--Traffic control.
Shipping.
Smuggling.
Government lending.
Convict labor.
Account books.
Letters.
Albany (N.Y.)--Commerce.
Boston (Mass.)--Commerce.
Kennebunkport (Me.)--Commerce
Philadelphia (Pa.)--Commerce
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Finance, commerce, confiscations, etc.
Washington (D.C.)--Appropriations and expenditures.
Lincoln, Levi, 1782-1868.
Smith, Simeon, H.
Marblehead Custom House.
New York (State). Comptroller's Office.
Philadelphia Custom House.
United States. Department of the Treasury.

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