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Business records

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 103 Collections and/or Records:

Jacob F. Obrecht and Company Cigars and Tobacco records

Identifier: MS 3078
Abstract The J. F. Obrecht & Company was a candy and tobacco distributor founded in 1886 and surviving until 1971. The material within the Jacob F. Obrecht & Company records span the first several decades of the 20th Century, with the exception of some documents dating from 1886. The collection consists of general business correspondence dating from 1886 until 1942, as well as several accounting and record books, including a ledger, two catalogues of cigar labels, and two catalogues of...
Dates: 1886-1942

James Howard McHenry papers

Identifier: MS 0544

This collection contains the James Howard McHenry papers, dated 1810-1885. The vast majority of the collection is composed of family and business correspondence, but there are also scrapbooks, clippings, and ledgers.

Dates: 1810-1885

Jesse Tyson & Sons records

Identifier: MS 2371

Collection of papers relating to the firm of Jesse Tyson & Sons, Baltimore flour merchants. The firm also dealt in grain, tobacco, textiles, wood etc. with South America, the West Indies, Africa, England, Mexico, and United States ports, including Philadelphia, New York, Charleston, Alexandria, and Norfolk.

Dates: circa 1800-1833; Majority of material found in 1822-1826

John Allbright account book

Identifier: MS 0012

Day Book of John Allbright, showing thousands of brick supplies allotted for construction work in the City, with accounts in pounds and shillings.

Dates: 1791 - 1808

John Campbell White papers

Identifier: MS 1005.2

This collection contains supplemental papers to MS 1005, the John Campbell White papers. MS 1005.2 contains sermons, account books, legal documents and correspondence, as well as diaries and financial receipts belonging to Eliza Ridgely White. The scope of this collection spans 1764-1928 contained in 6 boxes.

Dates: 1764-1928

John McHenry family papers

Identifier: MS 3076
Abstract The papers in the John McHenry Family Papers, spans 183 years, from 1764 to 1947. The materials consist of two letters from Dr. James McHenry (1753-1816), one to General Washington and the other to William Tilghman; numerous letters from Margaret Caldwell, sister-in-law of Mrs. James McHenry (also Margaret Caldwell); one real estate book of James Howard McHenry (1820-1888); and business records of John McHenry (c.1865-1939), regarding family property and Mercantile Trust Co. affairs. The...
Dates: 1764-1947

John Upshur Dennis papers

Identifier: MS 2677

This collection contains the law school notes and incoming correspondence of Baltimore attorney, John Upshur Dennis (1846-1916). Letters discuss legal cases, leisurely activities, and news of family members in Richmond, Virginia and Somerset County, Maryland. Also included in the collection are materials such as business papers and incoming correspondence of his father, George Robertson Dennis (1822-1882), a United States Senator.

Dates: 1851-1888

Jonathan K. Voshell papers

Identifier: MS 0941
Abstract The Jonathan K. Voshell papers contains letters concerning the States Roads Commisson Investigation of 1929. Materials include reports of the committee, newspaper clippings regarding the scandal, information on the investigation, and materials on various aspects of the State's roads. The collection also contains a 1929 scrapbook of campaign materials and newspaper clippings of building of general hospital campaign, of which Voshell was the campaign chairman. Also included is the minute book...
Dates: 1919-1929

King family papers

Identifier: MS 0519

This collection contains the papers, deeds, correspondence, and receipts of various members of the King family and others.

Dates: 1686-1898

Levin James Colston collection

Identifier: MS 3147

The Levin James Colston collection contains manifests, receipts, and correspondence related to his shipping business.

Dates: 1876-1903; Majority of material found in 1883-1903