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Willets and Lawrence Account Book

A description of the item at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 18 Sep 2009

Biographical History

Nothing is known of the ship or the two companies.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Willets and Lawrence Account Book consists of a single volume. the account book of a coastwise shipping firm carrying cargos of cotton, rum, gon, rye whiskey, sugar, coffee, cheese, tobacco and iron for C. L. Lawrence & Co., Savannah (Ga.), and Strong Willets & Co., New York City.

Arrangement of the Collection

Single item.


Access Restrictions:

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Use Restrictions:

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

Subject Headings

Corporate Bodies

C. L. Lawrence & Co.
Strong Willets & Co.


Coastwise shipping -- United States.

Genres and Forms

Account books.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Willets and Lawrence Account Book,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Purchase, 1968.

Table of Contents

Financial records