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Mss:442 1825-1917

Hamilton Manufacturing Company. Hamilton Manufacturing Company Records, 1825-1917: A Finding Aid

Baker Library Special Collections, Harvard Business School, Harvard University

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: Mss:442 1825-1917
Repository: Baker Library Special Collections, Harvard Business School, Harvard University
Creator: Hamilton Manufacturing Company.
Title: Hamilton Manufacturing Company records
Date(s): 1825-1917
Quantity: 93 linear feet (794 volumes, 25 boxes, 25 cartons)
Language of materials: English

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Gift of F. C. Dumaine, Jr., 1925.

Conditions Governing Access:

Collection is open for reserach. Materials stored offsite. Please contact specialcollectionsref@hbs.edu for more information.

Preferred Citation:

Cite as: Hamilton Manufacturing Company Records. Baker Library, Harvard Business School.

Biographical / Historical

Cotton textile manufacturer with mills located in Lowell, Mass. Chartered 1824. Produced flannels, jeans, ginghams, shirtings, silesias, shoe duck, and worsted dress goods.

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, minute books, general account books, production records, sales records, and payrolls. Letters include those of treasurers Thomas G. Gary, William B. Bacon, Arthur T. Lyman, Arthur L. Devens, George Motley, Eben Bacon, Samuel Batchelder, James A. Dupee, and Charles B. Amory; agents Samuel Batchelder, John Avery, and O. H. Moulton; and selling agents Frothingham and Company and Joy, Langdon and Company.

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Additional Index Terms

Cotton manufacture—Massachusetts.
Working class--Massachusetts.
Manufactures--Massachusetts--Lowell.
Women--Employment.
Textile industry -- Massachusetts.
Amory, Charles.
Batchelder, Samuel, 1784-1879.
Lyman, Arthur T.

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