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Guide to the Records of Brown Brothers Harriman
1696 -1973, 1995 (bulk 1820-1968)
 MS 78

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Creator: Brown Brothers Harriman.
Title: Brown Brothers Harriman records
Dates: 1696-1973, 1995 (bulk, 1820-1968)
Abstract: The Records consist of original and secondary research materials amassed to support the writing of Partners in Banking for the 150th anniversary of Brown Brothers Harriman and its predecessor businesses; original records from these entities, including correspondence, ledgers, account books, business transaction records, diaries, daybooks, clippings, scrapbooks, prints, photographs, audio tapes, artifacts; and a research library of printed material.
Quantity: 109.0 Linear feet (148 boxes, 212 volumes)
Language of Materials: The materials are in English, with a few documents in German and French.
Call Phrase: MS 78