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Potomac Company

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Works: 74 works in 128 publications in 1 language and 1,886 library holdings
Genres: History  Maps 
Classifications: Z1215, 627.13
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[Diagrammatic map of real property condemned in favor of the Potomac Company in Washington D.C. for the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal] by Wm Roberts( )

1 edition published in 1816 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Receipted payroll list of Potomac Company by Potomac Company( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Legal records by Potomac Company( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Included are indentures (chiefly deeds for assignments of shares of stocks), contracts, resolutions, legal opinions, court judgements, notes for loans, lottery tickets, copies of legislative bills, and other records relating to the operations of the company and the ownership of shares. The conveyance, assignment, and surrender of the charter to the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company are among the records
Papers relating to the payment of workers and two promissory notes by Potomac Company( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains papers relating to the payment of workers, 1785-1788, and also two promissory notes of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company (which later absorbed the Potomac Company). A 1785 October 24 document is signed by George Washington
[Title(s) available in Evans] by Potomac Company( Book )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Miscellaneous accounts by Potomac Company( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Records include receipts, vouchers, payrolls, drafts (checks), statements of accounts, accounts of delivery of rations, inventories of tools and furniture, waybills (manifests of cargoes) for tolls, and lists of subscribers and shareholders
Proceedings by Potomac Company( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Minutes of meetings of the president and directors and meetings of stockholders. Copies of reports and correspondence are included. During the years 1785-96 most proceedings of stockholders' meetings were kept in a separate volume comprising the series entitled, "Proceedings of General Meetings" (DCNV89-A46)
Records concerning transfer of shares of stock by Potomac Company( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

These volumes are labeled "Deed Records" and contain handwritten copies of indentures and other legal documents prepared in order to transfer title to shares of stocks, usually by sale or inheritance. A few documents are dated 1832. Original documents concerning transfers of stocks are among those described in the series titled "Legal Records" (DCNV89-A42)
Wastebook by Potomac Company( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A daybook with a chronological record of transactions made at the time of the transactions. Many of the transactions are related to shares of stocks in the company
Proceedings and resolutions by Potomac Company( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Drafts of minutes of meetings of the president and directors, meetings of stockholders, and resolutions passed by them
Stock ledger by Potomac Company( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A record of transactions concerning the purchase and transfer of shares of stocks in the company
Journal of accounts, etc. with the Potomac Company, and other by Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company( )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contains payroll records and accounts with contractors for grubbing, clearing and excavation for the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal locks at Great Falls, Antietam Creek, Shenandoah River, a woolen mill at Antietam and a court house in Hagerstown
Proceedings of general meetings by Potomac Company( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Minutes of meetings of stockholders, in a volume labeled "Letterbook A." Some copies of reports of the president and directors to the stockholders are included
Ledger by Potomac Company( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A record of accounts with individuals and accounts of some classes of expenditures, particularly payments to carpenters, masons, and other groups of workers
Potomac Company collection by Potomac Company( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection contains 7 items pertaining to the Potomac Company's administrative affairs in the late 18th century and to its efforts to create canals along unnavigable portions of the Potomac River
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityPotomac Canal Company

Patowmac Company

Potomac Navigation Company

Potowmack Company

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English (85)

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