Dudley Leavitt Pickman Papers 1721-1938.


Pickman, Dudley Leavitt, 1779-1846. Dudley Leavitt Pickman Papers 1721-1938.

Dudley Leavitt Pickman Papers 1721-1938.

The bulk of the collection reflects the business and personal activities of Dudley Leavitt Pickman (1779-1846), a wealthy businessman and legislator. The collection also contains business and personal papers of other family members. The Business Papers contain correspondence, legal, and financial papers reflecting Dudley's business and domestic concerns. Dudley served as trustee of Simon Forrester's estate along with Nathaniel Bowditch and Leverett Saltonstall. Of special note are the letter of marque for the ship Endeavor (1815), his appointment as Justice of the Peace, and an ammendment to his will. The Personal Papers contain diaries of daily activities (1805-1818). The Relatives' Papers contain correspondence, legal, and financial papers of various Pickman family members. Of special note are the naturalization papers of Benjamin Pickman (1787), the correspondence to Benjamin Pickman's wife, and a journal of Edward M. Pickman's trip to Spain in 1915.

6 boxes (2.5 linear feet).

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Grafton, Lucy, 1811-1901.

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Pickman, Edward Motley, 1886-....

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Motley, Ellen Rodman.

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Pickman, Nelly.

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Saltonstall, Leverett, 1783-1845

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Lawyer; speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives; president of the Massachusetts Senate; first mayor of Salem, Mass., 1836-8; member of the U.S. Congress, 1838-43. From the description of Letter : Salem, to Sir, 1832, Mar. 30. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 57352026 Representative from Massachusetts. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Washington, to S. Greenleaf, 1842 Aug. 20. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270634496 ...

Smith, Jabez.

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Sanders, Catharine, 1784-1823.

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Forrester, Simon, 1746-1817.

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Endeavor (Ship)

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Pickman, William Dudley, 1819-1890

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Pickman, Dudley Leavitt, 1779-1846

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Nashua Manufacturing Company

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Cotton textile manufacturer, Nashua, N.H. Incorporated 1823. Acquired Jackson Company in 1916. Acquired Indian Head Mills, 1924. Acquired Tremont and Suffolk Mills, 1926. Taken over by Textron, Inc. in 1945. Nashua mills closed in 1948. From the description of Records, 1824-1932 (inclusive) [microform]. (Harvard Business School). WorldCat record id: 229894421 Cotton textile manufacturer located in Nashua, N.H., and incorporated in 1823. Taken over by Textron, Inc., in 1945. ...

Pickman, Benjamin, 1707 or 1708-1773

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Dodge, Pickering

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Bowditch, Nathaniel, 1773-1838

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American writer on navigation. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Salem, to an unidentified recipient, 1810 Nov. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270910812 From the description of Letter signed : Boston, to William Vaughan in London, 1837 May 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270910815 Astronomer, mathematician, and insurance executive. From the description of Nathaniel Bowditch correspondence, 1809. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 794511...

Dow, George Francis, 1868-1936

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George Francis Dow was a historian. He published several volumes on the early history of New England. From the description of Notes, [ca. 1900-ca. 1930]. (Winterthur Library). WorldCat record id: 122601818 ...

Stone, Silsbee, and Pickman

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Pickman, Love Rawlins, 1709-1786

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