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Mss:634 1880-1964 B747

Boston Woven Hose & Rubber Company. Boston Woven Hose & Rubber Company Patents and Business Records, 1880-1964: A Finding Aid

Baker Library Special Collections, Harvard Business School, Harvard University

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: Mss:634 1880-1964 B747
Repository: Baker Library Special Collections, Harvard Business School, Harvard University
Title: Boston Woven Hose & Rubber Company patents and business records
Date(s): 1880-1964
Quantity: 3.5 linear feet (4 boxes, 1 carton)
Language of materials: English

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Gift of Alden S. Foss, 1965.

Conditions Governing Access:

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

Preferred Citation:

Cite as: Boston Woven Hose & Rubber Company Patents and Records. Baker Library, Harvard Business School.

Biographical / Historical

Manufacturing firm, located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, producing rubber products. Incorporated in 1899, it succeeding a firm with the same name and merged with American Biltrite Rubber Company in 1957.

Scope and Contents

Scattered business records gathered by Alden S. Foss for a talk before the Cambridge Historical Society in 1964. Included are patent papers dating back to 1867. Also includes a history of the firm by Alden S. Foss.

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