Holmes, Joseph Lawrence

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Joseph Holmes operated an iron forge in Kingston, Ma., probably near the mouth of Jones River. He was also involved in the establishment of a school in Kingston. By 1814, the iron mill was operated by Hyde, Holmes, & Co. Another early 19th century iron forge operated by the Holmes family specialized in making anchors.

From the description of Account books, 1728-1766. (Winterthur Library). WorldCat record id: 122503671

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referencedIn Draper, Lyman Copeland, 1815-1891. Draper manuscripts: Draper's notes, 1841-1868. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn [Documents concerning Eleazer Frary, 1782-1791]. New England Historic Genealogical Society
creatorOf Holmes, Joseph Lawrence. Reaction time to light as affected by the wave length of the stimulus. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Holmes, Joseph. Edwin, a juvenile drama, 1846, Kingston, R. I. Brown University Archives, John Hay Library
creatorOf Holmes, Joseph. Account books, 1728-1766. Winterthur Library
referencedIn New Jersey. Committee of Safety. Warrant : New Brunswick, N.J., in favor of Joseph Holmes, 1776 Apr. 20. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Account books and records of shipbuilders, New England and New York, 1754-1923 (inclusive) [microform]. Harvard Business School, Knowledge and Library Services/Baker Library
referencedIn Account books and records of shipbuilders, New England and New York, 1754-1923 (inclusive). Harvard Business School, Knowledge and Library Services/Baker Library
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Massachusetts--Kingston
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Children's plays
Iron
Iron industry and trade
Iron foundries
Ironwork
Ironwork, Colonial
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Active 1766

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