Business enterprises -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 19th century -- Sources
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Francis Trowbridge Sherman Papers
Abstract Correspondence of Francis Trowbridge Sherman of Chicago, and his traveling companion, Henry A. Ballentine, documenting their travel overland to the California gold fields and experiences there, 1849-1850. Also photocopies of a few of Sherman's (colonel 88th Illinois Infantry) letters regarding the Civil War and his Chicago business, business and family correspondence of father F.C. Sherman, family records, and newspaper clippings.
Singer Manufacturing Company Records
Abstract Invoices, order forms, records, and correspondence, mainly from the Chicago office to the New York office of the Singer Manufacturing Company, 1861-1871.