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Title
John Glassford and Company records John Glassford and Company records, 1743-1886 (bulk 1760-1820).
Type
Mixed Material
Subject
Bayles, William.
Byrd, William, III, 1728-1777.
Campbell, John, active 1796.
Carter, Landon, 1710-1778.
Fairfax, George William, 1741-1809.
Fergusson, Robert, fl. 1779-1817.
Fitzhugh, William, 1741-1809.
Glassford, Henry, 1764-1819.
Gordon, James, active 1760.
Hamilton, Alexander, -1799.
Henderson, Archibald, active 1766.
Jamieson, Neil.
Lee, Henry, 1756-1818.
Lee, Richard Henry, 1732-1794.
Mason, George, 1725-1792.
Plater, George, 1735-1792.
Riddell, Henry, active 1760-1783.
Ross, Hector.
Washington, George, 1732-1799.
Washington, Lawrence, 1718-1752.
Boyle, Scott & Co.
Findlay, Hopkins & Co.
Glassford, Gordon, Monteath & Co.
Glassford, Henderson & Co.
Henderson, Fergusson & Gibson.
James Brown & Co. (Glasgow, Scotland)
James Gordon & Co.
Jamieson, Johnstone & Co.
Shortridge, Gordon & Co.
Thompson, Edelen & Company.
Vincent & Fergusson.
Merchants--Maryland.
Merchants--Scotland--Glasgow.
Merchants--Virginia.
Tobacco industry--Maryland.
Tobacco industry--Scotland--Glasgow.
Tobacco industry--Virginia.
Alexandria (Va.)--Commerce.
Baltimore (Md.)--Commerce.
Bladensburg (Md.)--Commerce.
Chaptico (Md.)--Commerce.
Colchester (Va.)--Commerce.
Dumfries (Va.)--Commerce.
Georgetown (Washington, D.C.)--Commerce.
Glasgow (Scotland)--Commerce.
Leonardtown (Md.)--Commerce.
Lower Marlboro (Md.)--Commerce.
Maryland--Commerce.
Newport (Md.)--Commerce.
Norfolk (Va.)--Commerce.
Nottingham (Md.)--Commerce.
Piscataway (Md.)--Commerce.
Port Tobacco (Md.)--Commerce.
Scotland--Commerce.
Upper Marlboro (Md.)--Commerce.
Virginia--Commerce.
Language
English
Collection material in English
Identified By
Lccn: mm78022939
Summary
Ledgers, journals, daybooks, inventories, cashbooks, and letterbooks of the various mercantile firms in Maryland and Virginia representing or succeeding the Glasgow, Scotland, firm of John Glassford and Company in the Chesapeake tobacco trade. Under the name Glassford and Company, the firm operated stores in Maryland at Baltimore, Bladensburg, Chaptico, Georgetown (later part of Washington, D.C.), Leonardtown, Lower Marlboro, Newport, Nottingham, Piscataway, Port Tobacco, and Upper Marlboro. Stores were operated in Alexandria and Colchester, Va., under the name Glassford, Henderson & Co., and at Dumfries and Norfolk, Va., under Glassford, Gordon, Monteath & Co. Successor and related firms represented include Boyle, Scott & Co.; Findlay, Hopkins & Co.; Henderson, Fergusson & Gibson; James Brown & Co.; James Gordon & Co.; Jamieson, Johnstone & Co.; Shortridge, Gordon & Co.; Thompson, Edelen & Company; and Vincent & Fergusson.
Individuals represented include William Bayles, William Byrd III, John Campbell, Landon Carter, George William Fairfax, Robert Fergusson, William Fitzhugh, Henry Glassford, John Glassford, James Gordon, Alexander Hamilton, Archibald Henderson, Neil Jamieson, Henry Lee, Richard Lee, George Mason, Walter Monteath, George Plater, Henry Riddell, Hector Ross, George Washington, and Lawrence Washington.
Authorized Access Point
John Glassford and Company. John Glassford and Company records, 1743-1886 (bulk 1760-1820)