Manuscript Collections
Brown, Moses (1742-1827). Papers.

Collection Number: D-097

0.8 linear feet
Moses Brown (October 2, 1742-February 9, 1827), prominent merchant and citizen of Newburyport, Massachusetts, developed a large foreign and domestic trade, especially in sugar, molasses and distilled rum.
Records relating to Brown's involvement in the rum industry in the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. Included are account statements, invoices, correspondence, and distillery house orders.
Inclusive Dates
Viticulture and Enology
Additional Collection Information
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