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- Subject: Accounts X
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
Call Number: Ms-2010-021
Abstract: These papers span much of George James Adams’s long career as a textile manufacturer at various mills in Rhode Island and chief agent at the Narragansett Print Works. Included are personal, family, and business correspondence, invoices and receipts, inventories, payroll and supply lists, deeds and contracts, and photographs. A large set of letters are from Thomas P. Richmond, a banker of Bristol, Rhode Island, probably affiliated with the Bank of Bristol. They communicate Richmond’s strong...
Call Number: AMS-1D-R3
Overview: The Brown University Registrar's accounts consist of one series. The collection includes Steward accounts from 1826 to 1838; accounts of Lemuel H. Elliott, registrar, from 1858/1859 to 1861/1862 (arranged chronologically); Registrar financial accounts (1844-1864) and reports (1864-1882). The collection also contains "Charitable Account" and account of "Beneficiaries," from 1836 to 1843.
Call Number: AMS-1D-S2
Overview: The Brown University Treasurer subscription accounts is a collection of subscription books containing the names of supporters of various university funds and campaigns, dating from 1831 through 1898.
Call Number: Ms-Cameron
Abstract: The William H. Cameron papers consist of approximately 100 items, most of which pertain to Cameron's service in the Union Army during the Civil War.
Call Number: Ms-2006-05
Overview: The Rush Hawkins collection (1750-1951(bulk 1830-1917)) contains personal, family, financial, and military correspondence and documents; photographs; and a variety of museum objects ranging from dinnerware and household items to clothing and personal accessories belonging to the Hawkins and Brown families. Most of the collection reflects the life and interests of Hawkins himself, with some items related to his wife Annmary Brown Hawkins and her family. Included in the papers are two significant...
Dates: 1750-1951, bulk 1830-1917
Call Number: Ms-2007-008
Abstract: The collection represents a portion of the research materials, letters, journals and manuscripts of the Burroughs medal winning naturalist, writer and poet John Hay (1915-2011).
Dates: 1939-2011, bulk 1959-2011
Call Number: Ms-98-1-TEMP
Scope and Contents: Collection includes his correspondence; manuscripts of his books, articles, lectures, and speeches; course notes; diaries; documents relating to his personal business; some writings by others; photographs; clippings; scrapbooks.
Dates: circa 1940-1980
Call Number: Ms-Rider-Jenckes
Abstract: One box, chiefly correspondence to Thomas Allen Jenckes, Congressional Representative from Rhode Island, about legal matters and legislative affairs for the period of 1837 to 1870.
Call Number: Ms-79-22
Abstract: The Carleton D. Morse whaling collection contains correspondence, logbooks and accounts, seaman's journals, merchant's and owner's accounts, reports and legal documents, literary works, photographs and engravings, as well as newspaper clippings, research notes, ephemera and other printed materials pertaining to whaling. Generally, the materials date from the middle 18th century to middle 20th century. This collection is part of a broader collection of whaling books, pamphlets, clippings and...
Call Number: Ms-Newton
Abstract: Manuscript copies of 18th and 19th century broadside verse, made by members of the Newton family, chiefly Mrs. Miriam Newton and Miss Nancy Newton, with an occasional original piece; accounts, genealogies, verse and prose; copies of sermons; excerpts from religious books; biographies of famous people; accounts of local weather; newsworthy local events. Compiled mostly in Southboro, Massachusetts, and Marlboro, New Hampshire.
Dates: circa 1780-1856