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Fur trade

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Dorr Family Papers, 1781-1865

Identifier: MH 21

The Dorr family papers are composed of ships' papers, correspondence, account books, bills, and receipts associated with Ebenezer Dorr, his sons John and Joseph, and other family members.

Dates: 1781-1865

Nathaniel B. Mansfield Papers, 1808, 1831-1907, undated

Identifier: MH 156

The Nathaniel B. Mansfield papers reflect two generations of the Mansfields' merchant and shipping business ventures—from Nathaniel Mansfield's (1796-1863) ice business to his son's shipping and merchant business ventures.

Dates: 1808, 1831-1907, undated

William Martain Papers, 1816-1830

Identifier: MSS 123

The William Martain Papers contain correspondence, letters of instruction, disbursements, crew wages, provisions, and fur accounts for the ships Hamilton and Louisa.

Dates: 1816-1830