Luther A. Roby Papers, 1835-1901
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Brief Description: This collection contains 36 items dating from 1835-1901 relating to Luther A. Roby’s career in the shipping industry. It contains financial records documenting his business, including account books. There are also bills of sale and certificates of interest and ownership for several of his ships and schooners.
Held at:
Boston Public Library Archival and Manuscript Finding Aid Database
700 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116
Created by: Roby, Luther A., 1814-1901.
Volume: 36.0 Items
Acquired: 05/00/2013.
Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.
Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Shipping -- Accounting.
Shipping -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Genres/Forms of Material
Commercial correspondence.
Finding aids.
Manuscripts.
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes: Purchased from Carmen Valentino in 2013.
PreferredCitation: Luther A. Roby Papers, MS 7172. Rare Books and Manuscripts Department, Boston Public Library. Courtesy of the Trustees of the Boston Public Library/Rare Books.