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Filters: Capen, Samuel in name [X] Canton (Mass.)--History--19th century in subject [X] Receipts (financial records) in format [X]

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Creator:Capen, Robert
Title:Journal of Robert Capen
Date(s):1758-1812
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0075
Abstract:This volume is a receipt book kept by the Boston, Massachusetts, shipping firm of Thompson and Gridley for the period 1758-1765 and is interspersed with the diary of Robert Capen.[...] The diary was written in 1811 and 1812. The entries document the weather and wind direction as well as occurances in the town of Canton, Massachusetts. There is also a single account for Samuel Capen of Canton to Robert Capen, for the period 1810-1812.
Subjects:Climatology--Observations--History--19th century | Coastwise shipping--Massachusetts--Boston--History--18th century | Financial Statements--History--18th century | Financial Statements--History--19th century | More Subjects