Mercantile records of Ogden, Ferguson & Co. [manuscript] 1797-1874.


Mercantile records of Ogden, Ferguson & Co. [manuscript] 1797-1874.

Correspondence, accounts, and bills of lading from American and European merchants and businessmen and Southern planters. Subjects discussed include prices and sale of raw and manufactured goods, especially tobacco, rice, wheat, and lead, financial investments, business conditions in Europe and the U.S., and sailing schedules. Includes records of the firm under its earlier names: Ferguson & Daly and Ogden, Day & Company. Principal persons represented are John Day, Samuel Ferguson, and Jonathan Ogden.

585 items.


SNAC Resource ID: 7929365

University of Virginia. Library

Related Entities

There are 4 Entities related to this resource.

Ogden, J. R. (Jonathan Robert), 1806-1882 (person)

Merchant of New York City. From the description of Jonathan Ogden papers, (New York University). WorldCat record id: 475842686 ...

Ogden, Ferguson & Co. (N.Y.) (corporateBody)

Day, John (person)

Ferguson, Samuel R., 1858-1945 (person)