Browse Collections (11 total)

RG 79, Entry 374: Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company, Leases and Other Records, 1890-1938

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Included are leases, contracts for telephone service, other agreements, bonds, insurance policies, debt certificates, correspondence, receipts, and…

Contributors: C&O Canal Company

RG 79, Entry 318, Register of Boats Passing Lock 5 and Ledger for Water Rents

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Each entry for a boat passing Lock No. 5 during the period March-July 1869 gives date, waybill number, name
of boat, name of consignee, cargo,…

RG 79, Entry 245: Potomac Company, Letters Sent Concerning the Potomac and Shenandoah Navigation Lottery

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Handwritten copies of letters concerning a lottery conducted by the company to raise funds. During 1810 and 1811 the letters were signed by Joseph…

Contributors: Potomac Company

RG 79, Entry 232, Potomac Company, Correspondences and Reports

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Chiefly letters received, but including copies of letters sent, reports of the president and directors to the stockholders, and other records,…

RG 79, Entry 230: Potomac Company Proceedings

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Minutes of meetings of the president and directors and meetings of stockholders. Copies of reports and correspondence are included. There are two…

Contributors: Potomac Company

RG 79, Entry 229: Proceedings of the General Meetings of the Potomack Company, 1785-1796

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1 vol. 1 in. (Bound Volume). Minutes of meetings of stockholders, in a volume labeled “Letter Book A.” Some copies of reports of the president and…

Contributors: Potomac Company

RG 79, Entry 263, Letters Received by the Office of the President and Directors

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Incoming letters that were registered in the register described in entry 264. The unregistered letters for the years 1881-89 have not been found. For…

RG 79, Entry 293: Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company, Reference Book Concerning Land Titles, 1829-1868

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The volume contains notations of actions taken to acquire title to parcels of land. The dates given are those of
the actions; the dates of…

Contributors: C&O Canal Company

RG 79, Entry 311: Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company: Register of Boats Employed on the Canal, Jan. 1, 1878

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Entries for individual boats give name of boat, captain, owner, builder, year built, and employer (usually a coal
company). Arranged for the most…

Contributors: C&O Canal Company