Cochran, Robert, papers, 1838-1858.


Cochran, Robert, papers, 1838-1858.

Document the business and personal activities of Cochran, an agent based in Natchez, Mississippi, for the New York financial house of Brown Brothers.

115 items.


SNAC Resource ID: 7342810

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Cochran, William R (person)

William M. W. Cochran was an attorney in Natchez, Miss., who handled business and legal matters for mortgage holders of lands located in Mississippi. From the description of William M.W. Cochran correspondence, 1852-1857. (Louisiana State University). WorldCat record id: 268667483 ...

Cochran, Robert. (person)

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Brown Brothers & Company (corporateBody)

Alexander Brown (1764-1834) emigrated from Ireland to Baltimore in 1800 and opened a dry goods business with which his four sons became associated. One son, John (1788-1872), opened a branch in Philadelphia in 1818 and expanded the business to include foreign exchange transactions. Another son, James (1791-1877) established Brown Brothers & Co. in New York City in 1825 and eventually absorbed the other branches. In addition, Brown Brothers & Co. was associated with the English firm of Br...