Found 4 collections related to Merchants -- New York (State) -- 18th century

McCarty, David
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4213
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
David McCarty was a merchant of Coeymans, Albany County, New York, and a kinsman of Abraham Lott, the last treasurer of the Colony of New York under the British crown. Collection consists of correspondence, land papers, and legal records... more
Bowne, Robert
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3439
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Robert Bowne was a merchant in New York during the 18th and 19th centuries. Account book kept by Robert Bowne from 1796 to 1803, listing transactions in meats, butter, cheese, candles, and other items
Smith, William
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 19029
1.58 linear feet (1 volume)
William Smith (1745-1794) was an Irish-born merchant in Kakiat (now Ramapo), New York, who later went into business with his brother, Walter Smith. The accounts record transactions relating to rum, tea, textiles, and other sundries, with a gap in... more
Woodbridge, Dudley, 1675-1710
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 19030
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Dudley Woodbridge was a lawyer in Norwich, Connecticut. By 1778, he had become a merchant, along with his brother Samuel, dealing primarily in rum and other foodstuffs. The correspondence consists of letters to Dudley and Samuel Woodbridge from... more