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Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce

Subject Source: Cclabroad

Found in 535 Collections and/or Records:

Register of Deseret National Bank transactions

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230339936]
Identifier: MSS 67
Overview The folder contains handwritten and printed banking transactions between 1875-1877. One is a deposit slip, while the other is a statement that an outstanding loan cannot be collected.
Dates: 1875-1877

Deseret News (Firm) audit

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230324706]
Identifier: MSS SC 2492
Scope and Contents Letterpress copy of a handwritten audit covering the years 1854 through 1856. The item documents the materials printed by the Deseret News for the United States Government. The document verifies the prices paid for the services. The audit was signed by Benjamin Allen, William I. Appleby, and James McKnight.
Dates: 1854-1856

Deseret News Printing Office bill to the United States

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197225532818]
Identifier: MSS 3148
Scope and Contents Document titled, "The United States for the Territory of Utah to the Deseret News Office." 6 page typescript containing an itemized bill for printing services performed by the Deseret News Office and sent to some U.S. agency-possibly the House Committee on Territories. Typed signatures of Joseph Cain, a printer at the Deseret News Office; William J. Appleby, Clerk of the Supreme Court; James McKnight, foreman of the Deseret News Printing Office; and Benjamin Allen, Pressman of the Deseret News...
Dates: 1856 March 11

Daily record of spirit stamps other than tax paid

 File — Volume 1
Identifier: MSS 268
Scope and Contents Handwritten account book. The book lists the persons by name who were buying stamps for the purchase of alchohol in Utah.
Dates: 1872-1875

Eva Charlotta Anderson Bjork diary

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232489101]
Identifier: MSS 888
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten diary in six pages. Eva Bjork writes about migrating from Sweden to Utah in 1884. Also included is a biography of Eva's husband, William Bjork. William migrated from Sweden to Utah in 1868. He worked for the railroad and lived in several places in Utah. He finally settled in Provo, Utah. The author of the item is unknown and the date of its composition is uncertain.
Dates: approximately 1884-1930


 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230306125]
Identifier: MSS SC 850
Scope and Contents This is a holograph diary covering from 1 July 1881 to 15 April 1884. During this time, the author worked as a surveyor for the Utah Central Railroad in Spanish Fork Canyon and vicinity. The first 17 pages of the document are in pencil and the remainder are in ink. The hand is often difficult to decypher, especially since many of the entries are partly in shorthand (Pitman).
Dates: 1881-1884

Sanpete Valley Railway contractor's diary

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230338078]
Identifier: MSS 926
Scope and Contents Company accounts and contractor's handwritten diary. The author of the item is unknown. The contractor writes about routine matters including the inspection of ties, estimates on the cost of materials, hiring workers, and grading of the railway.
Dates: 1880-1881

The discovery and development of the Tintic Mining District

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230242213]
Identifier: MSS SC 532
Scope and Contents Typescript. Tells briefly of mining in Utah and of her father, Stephen B. Moore.
Dates: 1961

John DeGrey Dixon ledgers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2174
Scope and Contents Accounts of his financial dealings with various individuals, institutions, and enterprises.
Dates: 1887-1922

David C. Dodge ledger

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197227605430]
Identifier: MSS 4075
Scope and Contents Ledger provides an account of the miles of railway line laid by the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad between 1881 and 1882 for a line between Denver and Alamosa, Colorado.
Dates: 1882