skip to content
Russell & Co. records, 1812-1894 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Russell & Co. records, 1812-1894

Author: Samuel Russell; Russell & Co.
Edition/Format:   Archival material : Microfilm : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Correspondence, financial and legal records, and miscellany relating to Russell & Co., Guangzhou (Canton), China, and to its founder, Samuel Russell, and members of his family. Includes material relating to the merger of Russell & Co. with John P. Cushing, William Perkins & Company of Boston, Mass., and Houqua, of Guangzhou, China; banking problems in the U.S.; national and international monetary matters; commerce
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: J W Alsop; Richard Alsop; Philip Ammidon; John Jacob Astor; Cyrus Butler; John Murray Forbes; R B Forbes; Augustine Heard; Gurdon Saltonstall Hubbard; S D Hubbard; William Henry Low; Walter Loomis Newberry; Edward Augustus Russell; George O Russell; John A Russell; Ithiel Town; Ithiel Town; Samuel Wetmore; William Wetmore; Russell family.; J W Alsop; Richard Alsop; Philip Ammidon; John Jacob Astor; Cyrus Butler; John Murray Forbes; R B Forbes; Augustine Heard; Gurdon Saltonstall Hubbard; S D Hubbard; William Henry Low; Walter Loomis Newberry; Edward Augustus Russell; Russell family.; George O Russell; John A Russell; Ithiel Town; Samuel Wetmore; William Wetmore
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Russell; Russell & Co.
OCLC Number: 70981681
Language Note: Collection material in English.
Reproduction Notes: Microfilm produced from the originals in the Manuscript Division. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Photoduplication Service, 1985.
Description: 3,900 items. 12 containers plus 4 oversize. 10 microfilm reels. 5 linear feet.

Abstract:

Correspondence, financial and legal records, and miscellany relating to Russell & Co., Guangzhou (Canton), China, and to its founder, Samuel Russell, and members of his family. Includes material relating to the merger of Russell & Co. with John P. Cushing, William Perkins & Company of Boston, Mass., and Houqua, of Guangzhou, China; banking problems in the U.S.; national and international monetary matters; commerce with China; commerce within the U.S.; the Russell Manufacturing Company, producer of elastic webbing, established in Middletown, Conn., in 1831; Ithiel Town's design of Samuel Russell's Middletown mansion; land speculation in Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, New Jersey, Ohio, and Wisconsin; the Turkish opium trade; the American Colonization Society; and epilepsy and the medical care of Russell's son, John A. Russell.

Family correspondence chiefly between Samuel Russell and his sons, George O. Russell and John A. Russell, and his brother, Edward Augustus Russell. Other correspondents include J.W. Alsop, Richard Alsop, Philip Ammidon, John Jacob Astor, Cyrus Butler, John Murray Forbes, R.B. Forbes, Augustine Heard, Gurdon Saltonstall Hubbard, S.D. Hubbard, William Henry Low, W.L. Newberry, Ithiel Town, Samuel Wetmore, and William Wetmore. Firms represented by correspondence include Baring Brothers & Co., Benjamin & Thomas C. Hoppins, Clarke & Company, of Smyrna, Turkey, Edward Carrington & Company, George Douglas & Company, Hull & Griswold, and Ward & Bartholomew.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(94)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/70981681>
library:oclcnum"70981681"
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/70981681>
rdf:typeschema:CreativeWork
rdf:typelibrary:ArchiveMaterial
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2044732579#Person/alsop_j_w_joseph_wright_1804_approximately_1878>
rdf:typeschema:Person
schema:birthDate"1804"
schema:deathDate"approximately 1878"
schema:familyName"Alsop"
schema:givenName"J. W."
schema:name"Alsop, J. W. (Joseph Wright), 1804-approximately 1878."
schema:name"Alsop, J. W. (Joseph Wright), 1804-approximately 1878"
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://viaf.org/viaf/132748143>
rdf:typeschema:Organization
schema:name"John P. Cushing, William Perkins & Company."
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://viaf.org/viaf/36225699>
rdf:typeschema:Person
schema:birthDate"1804"
schema:deathDate"approximately 1878"
schema:familyName"Alsop"
schema:givenName"J. W."
schema:name"Alsop, J. W. (Joseph Wright), 1804-approximately 1878"
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://viaf.org/viaf/73164349>
rdf:typeschema:Person
schema:birthDate"approximately 1813"
schema:deathDate"1885"
schema:familyName"Wetmore"
schema:givenName"Samuel"
schema:name"Wetmore, Samuel, approximately 1813-1885"
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:creator
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2044732579>
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:genre"Records and correspondence"@en
schema:genre"History."@en
schema:genre"Records and correspondence."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Russell & Co. records,"@en
schema:url

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.