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Guide to the Records of Peter A. Frasse & Co.
(1818-1977)
  MS 2189

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Collection processed by Luke Meagher

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 02, 2011
Description is in English.

Container List

Series I: Financial Records, 1818-1928

Scope and Contents note

This series contains the accounts of Henri Frasse, founder of Peter A. Frasse & Co.from 1818-1851 and the accounts books Peter A. Frasse & Co. from 1878-1880. This series also contains five Auditor's Reports of Peter A. Frasse & Co. This series is divided into two subseries.

Subseries 1: Account Books, 1818-1880

Scope and Contents note

This subseries contains the accounts of Henri Frasse, founder of Peter A. Frasse & Co., from 1818-1851 and the accounts books Peter A. Frasse & Co. from 1878-1880. Henri Frasse's accounts transactions with or concerning Aaron Burr ("Colonel Burr") and Robert Fulton, who engaged Frasse's skills in perfecting the steamboat and other products. This volume, not in original binding, appears to be incomplete. The Peter A. Frasse & Co. (1878-1880) volumes are indexed.

Container 1     Title Date
Volume: [1] The Accounts of Henri Frasse
1818-1851
Box: [2] Account Book of Peter A. Frasse & Co.
1878-1879
Box: [3] Account Book of Peter A. Frasse & Co.
1879-1880

Subseries 2: Auditor's Reports, 1909-1928

Scope and Contents note

This subseries contains five auditor's reports of Peter A. Frasse & Co.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1 Auditor's Reports
1909, 1919, 1923, 1925, 1928

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