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Lord family collection, 1800-1880



Business papers, 1800-1870

Box Folder
1 1 Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1800
2 Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1801
3 Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1802
4 Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1803
5 Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1804
6 Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1805
7 Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1806
8 Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1807
9 Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1808
10 Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1809
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2 1 Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1810
2 Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1811
3 Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1812
4 Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1813
5 Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1814
6 Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1815
7 Nathaniel Lord: accounts with Cornelius Coolidge, 1805-1815
8 Estate of Nathaniel Lord: bills, accounts, etc., 1815-1824
9 Nathaniel Lord: unidentified material, undated
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3 1 William Jefferds: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1817
2 William Jefferds: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1818
3 William Jefferds: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1819
4 William Jefferds: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1820
5 William Jefferds: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1821
6 William Jefferds: unidentified material, undated
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4 1 Daniel W. Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1816-1824
2 Daniel W. Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1825-1830
3 Daniel W. Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1831-1850
4 Daniel W. Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1851-1860
5 Daniel W. Lord: bills, accounts, notes, receipts, etc., 1861-1874, and undated
6 Manuscript booklet entitled: "Ships Coppered & Expenses of Same", ca. 1840
7 Wharfage rates at Jefferd's wharf, 1853
8 Memo: Number of tons of navigation owned by A. P., ca 1850
9 Memo: Regarding "Ship Frames", ca 1850
10 Daniel W. Lord: bank drafts & bills of exchange, 1828-1876
11 Misc. personal accounts and domestic activities of D. W. Lord & Lord family, 1816-1836
12 Misc. personal accounts and domestic activities of D. W. Lord & Lord family, 1837-1866, and undated
13 Land deeds & transfers, etc., related to Lord family, 1805-1838
14 Daniel W. Lord as Surveyor General Chairman: letter and documents, 1838
15 Material relative to Wait Township, 1841-1870
16 Mr. & Mrs. D. W. Lord: calling cards, undated
17 Misc. newspapers, announcements, etc., ca 1840-1870

Letters, 1800-1868

Box Folder
5 1 Letters to Nathaniel Lord, 1800-1804
2 Letters to Nathaniel Lord, 1805
3 Letters to Nathaniel Lord, 1806
4 Letters to Nathaniel Lord, 1807
5 Letters to Nathaniel Lord, 1808
6 Letters to Nathaniel Lord, 1809
7 Letters to Nathaniel Lord, 1810
8 Letters to Nathaniel Lord, 1811
9 Letters to Nathaniel Lord, 1812
10 Letters to Nathaniel Lord, 1813
11 Letters to Nathaniel Lord, 1814
12 Letters to Nathaniel Lord, undated
13 Letters to Tobias Lord & Co., 1804-1805
14 Misc. and unidentified letters, 1800-1814
15 Transcript of a diary kept by Tobias Lord, 1778-1828
Box Folder
6 1 Letters from Tobias Lord to William Jefferds, 1819-1820
2 Letters from Tobias Lord to William Jefferds, partially dated
3 Letters to William Jefferds & Co., 1819-1821
4 Misc. & undated correspondence between various people, ca 1820
Box Folder
7 1 D. W. Lord: letters received, (1813) 1823-1827
2 D. W. Lord: letters received, 1828-1829
3 D. W. Lord: letters received, 1830-1849
4 D. W. Lord: letters received, 1850-1868
5 Letters unidentified, partially dated
6 Misc. letters, memos, etc., ca 1830-1860
7 Envelopes addressed to D. W. Lord, 1822-1827

Brig WILLIAM, 1802-1811

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8 1 Brig WILLIAM: business activity, 1802
2 Brig WILLIAM: business activity, 1803
3 Brig WILLIAM: business activity, 1804
4 Brig WILLIAM: business activity, 1805
5 Brig WILLIAM: business activity, 1807
6 Brig WILLIAM: business activity, 1809
7 Brig WILLIAM: business activity, 1810
8 Brig WILLIAM: protest, 1810 Oct 5
9 Brig WILLIAM: partially unidentified material, ca 1811

Schooner UNITY, 1804-1807

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9 1 Schooner UNITY: business activity, 1804
2 Schooner UNITY: business activity, 1805
3 Schooner UNITY: business activity, 1806
4 Schooner UNITY: business activity, 1807
5 Schooner UNITY: material, undated

Brig MERCHANT, 1804-1809

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10 1 Brig MERCHANT: business activity, 1804
2 Brig MERCHANT: business activity, 1805
3 Brig MERCHANT: business activity, 1806
4 Brig MERCHANT: business activity, 1807
5 Brig MERCHANT: business activity, 1809
6 Brig MERCHANT: business activity, 1810
7 Brig MERCHANT: letters, 1804-1809
8 Brig MERCHANT: material, undated

Brig TRAVELLER, 1805-1811

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11 1 Brig TRAVELLER: business activity, 1805
2 Brig TRAVELLER: business activity, 1806
3 Brig TRAVELLER: business activity, 1807
4 Brig TRAVELLER: business activity, 1808
5 Brig TRAVELLER: business activity, 1809
6 Brig TRAVELLER: business activity, 1810
7 Brig TRAVELLER: business activity, 1811
8 Brig TRAVELLER: protest, 1811 Jan 14
9 Brig TRAVELLER: letters, 1807-1811
10 Brig TRAVELLER: material, undated

Schooner CONFIDENCE, 1806-1811

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12 1 Schooner CONFIDENCE: business activity, 1806
2 Schooner CONFIDENCE: business activity, 1809
3 Schooner CONFIDENCE: business activity, 1810
4 Schooner CONFIDENCE: business activity, 1811
5 Schooner CONFIDENCE: business activity, 1812
6 Schooner CONFIDENCE: letters, 1810-1811
7 Schooner CONFIDENCE: material, undated

Brig FEROX, 1819-1820

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13 1 Brig FEROX: business activity, 1819
2 Brig FEROX: business activity, 1820
3 Brig FEROX: business activity, 1821
4 Brig FEROX: business activity, 1822
5 Brig FEROX: letters, 1819-1820
6 Brig FEROX: material, undated

Schooner WARREN, 1820-1825

Box Folder
14 1 Schooner WARREN: business activity, 1820
2 Schooner WARREN: business activity, 1821
3 Schooner WARREN: business activity, 1825
4 Schooner WARREN: letters, 1820-1821
5 Schooner WARREN: material, undated

Brig REBECCA ANN, 1822-1823

Box Folder
15 1 Brig REBECCA ANN: business activity, 1822
2 Brig REBECCA ANN: business activity, 1823
3 Brig REBECCA ANN: letters, 1822-1823

Brig UNION, 1823-1831

Box Folder
16 1 Brig UNION: business activity, 1823
2 Brig UNION: business activity, 1824
3 Brig UNION: business activity, 1825
4 Brig UNION: business activity, 1826
5 Brig UNION: business activity, 1827
6 Brig UNION: business activity, 1830
7 Brig UNION: business activity, 1831
8 Brig UNION: material, undated

Brig COMMODORE PREBLE, 1824-1831

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17 1 Brig COMMODORE PREBLE: business activity, 1824
2 Brig COMMODORE PREBLE: business activity, 1825
3 Brig COMMODORE PREBLE: business activity, 1826
4 Brig COMMODORE PREBLE: business activity, 1827
5 Brig COMMODORE PREBLE: business activity, 1828
6 Brig COMMODORE PREBLE: business activity, 1829
7 Brig COMMODORE PREBLE: business activity, 1830
8 Brig COMMODORE PREBLE: business activity, 1831
9 Brig COMMODORE PREBLE: letters, 1824-1830
10 Brig COMMODORE PREBLE: material, undated

Bark ABBOT LORD, 1840-1850

Box Folder
18 1 Bark ABBOT LORD: business activity, 1840
2 Bark ABBOT LORD: business activity, 1841
3 Bark ABBOT LORD: business activity, 1842
4 Bark ABBOT LORD: business activity, 1843
5 Bark ABBOT LORD: business activity, 1844 Jan-Jul
6 Bark ABBOT LORD: business activity, 1844 Aug-Dec
7 Bark ABBOT LORD: business activity, 1845
Box Folder
19 1 Bark ABBOT LORD: business activity, 1846
2 Bark ABBOT LORD: business activity, 1847
3 Bark ABBOT LORD: business activity, 1848
4 Bark ABBOT LORD: business activity, 1849
5 Bark ABBOT LORD: business activity, 1850
6 Bark ABBOT LORD: business activity, undated
7 Bark ABBOT LORD: insurnance policies, 1840-1850
Box Folder
20 1 Bark ABBOT LORD: letters, 1840
2 Bark ABBOT LORD: letters, 1841
3 Bark ABBOT LORD: letters, 1842
4 Bark ABBOT LORD: letters, 1843
5 Bark ABBOT LORD: letters, 1844
6 Bark ABBOT LORD: letters, 1845
7 Bark ABBOT LORD: letters, 1846
8 Bark ABBOT LORD: letters, 1847
9 Bark ABBOT LORD: letters, 1848
10 Bark ABBOT LORD: letters, 1849

Ship CLINTON, 1842-1859

Box Folder
21 1 Ship CLINTON: business activity, 1842
2 Ship CLINTON: business activity, 1843
3 Ship CLINTON: business activity, 1844
4 Ship CLINTON: business activity, 1845
5 Ship CLINTON: business activity, 1846
6 Ship CLINTON: business activity, 1847
7 Ship CLINTON: business activity, 1848
8 Ship CLINTON: business activity, 1849
9 Ship CLINTON: business activity, 1850-1859

Bark DANA, 1843-1847

Box Folder
22 1 Bark DANA: notes relative to building, 1843
2 Bark DANA: business activity, 1844
3 Bark DANA: business activity, 1845
4 Bark DANA: business activity, 1846 Jan-Mar
5 Bark DANA: business activity, 1846 Apr-Aug
6 Bark DANA: business activity, 1846 Sep-Dec
7 Bark DANA: business activity, 1847 Jan-Mar
8 Bark DANA: business activity, 1847 Apr-May
9 Bark DANA: business activity, 1847 Jun-Dec
10 Bark DANA: business activity, 1848
11 Bark DANA: settlement accounts, etc. relatative to the vessel's loss, 1849-1856
12 Bark DANA: Insurance policies, 1844-1847
13 Bark DANA: miscellaneous material, undated

Bark AUSTIN, 1846-1859

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23 1 Bark AUSTIN: business activty, 1846
2 Bark AUSTIN: business activty, 1847
3 Bark AUSTIN: business activty, 1848
4 Bark AUSTIN: business activty, 1849
5 Bark AUSTIN: business activty, 1850
6 Bark AUSTIN: business activty, 1851
7 Bark AUSTIN: business activty, 1852
8 Bark AUSTIN: business activty, 1853
9 Bark AUSTIN: business activty, 1854
10 Bark AUSTIN: business activty, 1856
11 Bark AUSTIN: business activty, 1857
12 Bark AUSTIN: business activty, 1858
13 Bark AUSTIN: business activty, 1859
14 Bark AUSTIN: letters, 1847-1859
15 Bark AUSTIN: Insurance policies, 1846-1848

Ship GENERAL BERRY, 1847-1863

Box Folder
24 1 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1847
2 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1848
3 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1849
4 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1850
5 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1851
6 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1852
Box Folder
25 1 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1853
2 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1854
3 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1855
4 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1856
5 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1857
6 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1858
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26 1 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1859 Jan-Jun
2 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1859 Jul-Dec
3 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1860 Jan-May
4 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1860 Jun-Dec
5 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1861
6 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1862
7 Ship GENERAL BERRY: business activity, 1863
Box Folder
27 1 Ship GENERAL BERRY: letters, 1847-1862
2 Ship GENERAL BERRY: Insurance policies, 1847-1860
3 Ship GENERAL BERRY: miscellaneous material, undated

Brig SUTTON, 1848-1849 Jun

Box Folder
28 1 Brig SUTTON: business activity, 1848
2 Brig SUTTON: business activity, 1849 Jan-Feb
3 Brig SUTTON: business activity, 1849 Mar
4 Brig SUTTON: business activity, 1849 Apr
5 Brig SUTTON: business activity, 1849 May-Jun, and undated

Ship PATTERSON, 1855-1859

Box Folder
29 1 Ship PATTERSON: business activity, 1855-1856
2 Ship PATTERSON: business activity, 1857
3 Ship PATTERSON: business activity, 1858
4 Ship PATTERSON: business activity, 1859
5 Ship PATTERSON: business activity, 1860
6 Ship PATTERSON: Insurance policies, 1855-1859

Ship HARVEST, 1857-1864

Box Folder
30 1 Ship HARVEST: business activity, 1857
2 Ship HARVEST: business activity, 1858
3 Ship HARVEST: business activity, 1859
4 Ship HARVEST: business activity, 1860
5 Ship HARVEST: business activity, 1861
6 Ship HARVEST: business activity, 1862
7 Ship HARVEST: business activity (name changed to MARGARET), 1863-1864
8 Ship HARVEST: letters, 1858-1864

Ship HAMLIN, 1860-1868

Box Folder
31 1 Ship HAMLIN: business activity, (1859) 1860
2 Ship HAMLIN: "Time & Pay memos for construction of ship, 1860
3 Ship HAMLIN: memos regarding duck, patent cogs, afterhouse, boats, spars & rigging, 1860
4 Ship HAMLIN: offical description of vessel, 1860 Oct
5 Ship HAMLIN: business activity, 1861
6 Ship HAMLIN: business activity, 1862
7 Ship HAMLIN: business activity, 1863
8 Ship HAMLIN: business activity, 1864
9 Ship HAMLIN: business activity, 1865
10 Ship HAMLIN: business activity, 1866
11 Ship HAMLIN: business activity, 1867
12 Ship HAMLIN: summary accounts, 1860-1868
13 Ship HAMLIN: accounts with Capt. J. Wheelwright, 1862-1866
14 Ship HAMLIN: Insurance policies, 1860-1866
15 Ship HAMLIN: letters, 1860-1867

Other Vessel Papers, 1801-1871

Box Folder
32 1 Brig ADVANCE: business activity, 1819
2 Sloop ALERT: protest, 1820 May 8
3 Bark AMERICA: business activity, 1811, 1820
4 Ship AURORA: business activity, 1837-1838
5 Brig BELLONA: business activity, 1803-1805
6 Sloop CHARLES: business activity, 1809
7 Bark COMMODORE MORRIS: business activity, 1835-1837
8 Schooner EAGLE: business activity, 1810-1812
9 Ship EXCELSIOR: business activity, 1845-1859
10 Brig FOREST: business activity, 1821-1823
11 Brig FRANKLIN: business activity, 1810
12 Sloop GEORGE: business activity, 1801-1803
13 Sloop HAWK: business activity, 1806
14 Brig HERSCHEL: bills of lading, 1832
15 Brig JANE: business activity, 1823
16 Ship LINCOLN: business activity, 1861-1871
17 Brig MARINER: business activity, 1801-1805
18 Brig MEXICO: business activity, 1826-1829
19 Brig NEUTRALITY: business activity, 1808-1811
20 Bark NIMROD: business activity, 1836-1843
21 Ship NORTH STAR: business activity, 1864-1875
22 Ship ORLANDO: Insurance policy, 1847
23 Schooner PATRIOT: business activity, 1803-1809
24 Schooner PERRY: business activity, 1820-1821
25 Brig (Snow) PRESIDENT JEFFERSON: business activity, 1803-1805
26 Brig ROVER: letters, 1809
27 Brig SAMPSON: business activity, 1806
28 Ship SCHILLER: business activity, 1860-1869
29 Ship STARS & STRIPES: business activity, 1862-1864
30 Ship THORNDIKE and Bark LARAGOLLA: memo & bill of sale, 1846-1847
31 Brig VENGEANCE: business activity, 1801-1802
32 Brig WATCHMAN: business activity, 1833-1835

Shipping papers, 1810-1867

Box Folder
33 1 Freight circulars, market reports, notices, etc., 1810, 1827-1849
2 Freight circulars, market reports, notices, etc., 1850-1859
3 Freight circulars, market reports, notices, etc., 1860-1867
4 Freight circulars, market reports, notices, etc., ca. 1850-1860

Miscellaneous papers, 1822-1881

Box Folder
34 1 Miscellaneous & scattered papers from unidentified record books, ca 1820
2 Miscellaneous & scattered papers from unidentified record books, ca 1822-1881
Box Folder
35 1 "Work Book", 1819-1821
2 "Work Book", 1825-1828
3 Betsy, Susan, & Phebe Lord: Record Book of Estate & Guardianship, 1816-1834
4 "Farming Book", 1856
5 "Wood Book", undated
6 unidentified notebook, undated

Volumes, 1821-1872

Volume
1 Journal A: daily listing of debits and credits, 1821-1855
2 Journal B: continuation of Journal A (sometime between Jun and Sep of 1866, Lord evidently moved from Kennebunkport to Malden.), 1855-1872
3 Ledger A.: debits and credits, and balance of the business of D. W. Lord. Includes index, 1821-1871
4 Letters A: D.W. Lord letter book, 1822-1830

* Funding for digitization provided by: The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation