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Stephen S. Stone Papers

Stephen S. Stone Papers

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STEPHEN S. STONE PAPERS, 1841-1850





Collection Summary

Repository:The Phillips Library at the Peabody Essex Museum 132 Essex Street Salem, MA 01970 Phone: 978-745-9500 Fax: 978-531-1516
Creator:Stone, Stephen S.
Title:Stephen S. Stone Papers
Dates:1841/1850
Quantity:0.25 linear feet (1 box)
Abstract:The Stephen S. Stone Papers contain business correspondence to Stone, a Boston merchant and agent.
Collection Number:MH 213

Series List


Scope and Content Note

The Stephen S. Stone Papers contain correspondence to Stone from 1841 to 1850. The majority of the correspondence is from N. and J. Pindleton, and discusses what needs to be shipped, how money should be disbursed, and the progress of different ships. There is also correspondence from Amos H. Hodgman, who appears to have been an investor or part-owner of some of the Pindletons' ships. Correspondence from Theo. F. Jewett discusses ships' accounts that Stone was responsible for. There is also correspondence from other individuals discussing business.


Biographical Sketch

Stephen S. Stone lived during the nineteenth century. He was a merchant at Long Wharf in Boston, and an agent for N. and J. Pindleton. Stone also owned a wharf in Chelsea, Massachusetts.


Index Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in Philcat. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog using these headings.

Hodgman, Amos H.
Jewett, Theodore Furber, 1787-1860
Pindleton, J.
Pindleton, N.
Commerce (Ship: Boston, Mass.)
Dumbarton (Ship)
Merchants
Shipping
Boston (Mass.)
Long Wharf (Boston, Mass.)

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research use.


Administrative Information

Copyright

Requests for permission to publish material from the collection must be submitted in writing to the Manuscript Librarian in the Phillips Library at the Peabody Essex Museum.

Preferred Citation

Stephen S. Stone Papers, MH 213, Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Mass.

Provenance

This material was donated by Robert B. Applebee (acc #15, 514).

Processing Information

Collection processed by Hilary Streifer, November 2014.


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