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Capitalists and financiers -- United States

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Hiram Barker papers

Call Number: WA MSS S-4535

The collection consists of correspondence, deeds, mortgage, loan, tax, and insurance documents, invoices, notes, and other legal and financial papers related to the interests of Farmington, New Hampshire banker and businessman Hiram Barker and his estate, including real estate, a flour mill, farming, retail sales, and lumber trade.

Dates: 1831-1909

John Holker papers

Call Number: GEN MSS 2092

The collection consists of correspondence, memoranda, accounts, and invoices relating to the activities of French diplomat and naval agent John Holker during the American Revolutionary War, as well as his private business ventures.

Dates: 1777-1821, undated

John Hay Whitney and Betsey Cushing Whitney family papers

Call Number: MS 1938
Abstract: The papers consist of correspondence, topical files, writings, legal and financial papers, photographs, scrapbooks, and audiovisual material documenting John Hay Whitney and Betsey Cushing Whitney and their extended family. The papers provide a substantive resource for the study of the private and public lives of the Whitney family, a prominent American family, widely known for its members' engagement in business, public service, government service, publishing, philanthropy, horse racing...
Dates: 1826-2010