P. Whitin & Sons receipts  1843-1869
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Title: P. Whitin & Sons receipts
Creator: P. Whitin & Sons (Whitinsville, Mass.) and Dudley, Paul Whitin, 1817-1872
Inclusive dates: 1843-1869
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
Abstract:
This collection contains receipts for oysters, fish, candies, wooden goods, and other items purchased by P. Whitin & Sons and by Paul Whitin Dudley in the mid-19th century. P. Whitin & Sons operated cotton mills and cotton machinery manufacturing plants around Northbridge, Massachusetts, throughout the early 19th century, and had a large influence in the company town of Whitinsville. Dudley ran the company's store after 1846, and dealt primarily with merchants in Boston, Massachusetts, and Providence, Rhode Island.

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