Benjamin Bussey collection  1767-1872 (bulk 1800-1847)
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Title: Benjamin Bussey collection
Creator: Bussey, Benjamin, 1757-1842
Inclusive dates: 1767-1872
Bulk dates: 1800-1847
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
Abstract:
The Benjamin Bussey collection contains letters and financial records related to Bussey's shipping endeavors, loans and philanthropy, land holdings in Massachusetts and Maine, and his estate in Roxbury, Massachusetts. Though the collection reveals little about Bussey's personal life, it is a great source of information on his diverse business interests and his far-reaching network of friends and colleagues such as Henry A. S. Dearborn, Josiah Quincy, William H. Sumner, and Samuel Thatcher.

Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
909 S. University Ave.
The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Phone: 734-764-2347
Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu