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

Collection Number: D-097

Extent
0.8 linear feet
Biography
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.
Description
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
1777-1815.
Subject
Viticulture and Enology
Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California (http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt929022s1)
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