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Collection contains business records of Black & Brothers, Ellsworth, Maine. Primarily records of Alexander B. Black, they include bills, receipts, account books, orders, etc. for the family dry goods business. Also included are a few records of the lumber business in which the Black family was involved as well as receipts, ship's papers and correspondence for the schooner Ariel. A few bills and receipts of Mary J. Black, Alexander Black's wife, are also found in the collection.
Business and Industry
Size of Collection
1 box, 9 ledgers
Dates of Collection
1839-1916, bulk 1839-1859
SpC MS 0055
Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine, "Black & Brothers Records, 1839-1916" (2015). Finding Aids. Number 250.