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Mss:733 1854-1894 L866

George C. Lord and Company. George C. Lord and Company Records, 1854-1894: A Finding Aid

Baker Library Special Collections, Harvard Business School, Harvard University


Harvard Business School, Boston MA 02163.

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: Mss:733 1854-1894 L866
Repository: Baker Library Special Collections, Harvard Business School, Harvard University
Title: George C. Lord and Company records
Date(s): 1854-1894
Quantity: 1.5 linear feet (3 boxes)
Language of materials: English

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Gift of the estate of Charles E. Lord, 1952.

Conditions Governing Access:

Collection is open for research. Materials stored offsite; access requires advance notice. Contact specialcollectionsref@hbs.edufor more information.

Preferred Citation:

Cite as: George C. Lord and Company Records. Baker Library, Harvard Business School.

Biographical / Historical

Shipping firm, Boston, Mass. George Clement Lord (1823-1893) originally of Kennebunk, Me. headed the firm. Lord was also president of the New England Mutual Fire and Marine Insurance Company and director and president of the Boston and Maine Railroad.

Scope and Contents

Incomplete files of the Boston, Mass. shipping firm George C. Lord and Company. Scattered business records of George Lord, Robert C. Waterston, Edward W. Lord, Charles E. Lord, Robert W. Lord and Charles F. Rogers. Insurance insterests (New England Mutual Insurance), railroad interests (Boston and Maine Railroad) and investment interests (Gallup and Peabody), and a drug business are represented.

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Additional Index Terms

Shipping -- Massachusetts.
Boston and Maine Railroad
New England Mutual Insurance Company