Gaylord (Aaron) Papers, 1792-1819 (RG 069:046)

RG 069:046, Aaron Gaylord Papers Inventory

TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Scope and Content

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Container List

Series 1. Ships Papers 1793-1809

Series 2. Business Papers 1792-1819


RG 069:046, Aaron Gaylord Papers

Inventory

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright 2013 by the Connecticut State Library


Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: Gaylord, Aaron
Title: Aaron Gaylord papers
Dates: 1792-1819
Quantity: 6 cubic feet
Abstract: Aaron Gaylord of Hartford, Conn. was a merchant and ship owner. The papers consist of correspondence, accounts and miscellaneous business papers relating to his local accounts and shipments on various vessels.
Identification: RG069_046
Accession: 1912-012
Language: The records are in English, Dutch, and French.

Scope and Content

Correspondence, accounts and miscellaneous business papers of Aaron Gaylord relating to his local accounts and shipments on various vessels.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

See the Rules and Procedures for Researchers Using Archival Records and Secured Collections policy.

Restrictions on Use

See the Reproduction and Publications of State Library Collections policy.

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Related Material

Aeolus (ship), log of the voyage 1806-1807 and accounts of Aaron Gaylord, supercargo 1806-1809. Call number: 387 Ae71.

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Index Terms

Subjects:

American Hero (Brig)
Ann (Sloop)
Catharine (Schooner)
Catharine (Sloop)
Concord (Brig)
Daphne (Brig)
Grey Hounds (Brig)
Henry & Gustavus (Schooner)
Hiram (Brig)
Hiram (Schooner)
Juno (Sloop)
London (Ship)
Merchants -- Connecticut
Mountainer (Brig)
Neptune (Brig)
Polly (Schooner)
Ralph (Sloop)
Sally (Schooner)
Shipping -- Accounting
Ships -- Connecticut
Victory (Sloop)

Places:

Connecticut
Hartford (Conn.)

Persons:

Gaylord, Aaron

Document Types:

Account books
Clippings
Contracts
Correspondence
Financial records
Legal documents
Licenses
Reports

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Administrative Information

Provenance

This collection was a gift of Mrs. Emma Joyner McKenney of Farmington on December 26, 1911. Parts of the collection have been called the Sarah Gaylord Wells Collection and the Emma Joyner McKenney Collection.

Processing Information

Max Otte processed the collection in August, 2013.

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Container List

Series 1. Ships Papers, 1793-1809
Box Folder
Brig American Hero account papers, 1801 1 1-7
Brig American Hero correspondence, 1801 8-9
Brig Concord account papers, 1807-1808 10-12
Brig Concord correspondence, 1808-1809 13
Brig Daphne account papers, 1797 14
Brig Grey Hounds account papers, 1809 15-19
Brig Hiram account papers, 1798-1799 2 1-6
Brig Mountainer account papers, 1806-1807 7-11
Brig Neptune account papers, 1799 12
Schooner Catharine account papers, 1800-1801 3 1-3
Schooner Catharine - third voyage - account papers, 1801 4-5
Schooner Catharine - fourth voyage - account papers, 1801-1802 6-9
Schooner Henry and Gustavus account papers, 1799-1800 10-12
Schooner Hiram account papers, 1809 13-14
Schooner Polly account papers, 1793 4 1
Schooner Sally account papers, 1803-1805 2-5
Schooner Sally correspondence, 1803 6
Ship London account papers, 1801-1802 7-9
Sloop Ann account papers, 1800-1802 10-17
Sloop Ann correspondence, 1800-1801 18-19
Sloop Ann - first voyage - account papers, 1799-1800 20-21
Sloop Ann - first voyage - account papers, 1800 5 1
Sloop Ann - second voyage - account papers, 1800-1801 2-3
Sloop Ann - third voyage - account papers, 1800 4-10
Sloop Ann - fourth voyage - account papers, 1800-1801 11-13
Sloop Ann - fifth voyage - account papers, 1799-1801 14-19
Sloop Ann - fifth voyage - account papers, 1801-1802 6 1-2
Sloop Ann - fifth voyage - correspondence, 1800-1801 3
Sloop Catharine account papers, 1800-1801 4-10
Sloop Catharine correspondence, 1800-1801 11
Sloop Catharine - first voyage - account papers, 1800-1801 12-13
Sloop Catharine - second voyage - account papers, 1801 14-16
Sloop Catharine - second voyage - correspondence, 1801 17
Sloop Catharine - fifth voyage - account papers, 1802 7 1
Sloop Catharine - fifth voyage - correspondence, 1802 2
Sloop Juno account papers, 1794 3
Sloop Ralph account papers, 1799-1803 4-6
Sloop Victory account papers, 1793-1794 7
Series 2. Business Papers, 1792-1819
Box Folder
Account book, undated 7 8
Amsterdam current price list, 1793 9
Bank of the State of Georgia - bank notes, undated 10
Bills and receipts, 1792-1802, 1806, 1809 11-13
Bills of sale, 1794-1801 14-16
Blank affidavits, undated 17
Clippings, undated 18
Correspondence, 1801-1802 8 1
Correspondence - debt, 1797-1803 2
Envelopes and miscellaneous slips, 1797-1799 3
Gaylord, Moses estate papers, 1794-1808 4-5
Holkins/Reynolds correspondence, 1795-1796 6
Holkins/Reynolds legal papers, 1792-1798 7
Inspection reports, 1792-1794 8
Liquor licenses, 1794-1795 9
Seymour, Captain F. estate papers, 1801-1803 10-11
Ship building contracts, 1792-1795 12
Smith, Ruben papers, 1792-1798 13
Wage slips, 1800 14
Accounts, 1792-1793, 1 volume Item 1
Accounts, 1794-1803, 1 volume Item 2
Accounts, 1794-1796, 1 volume Item 3
Ledger A, 1794-1802, 1 volume Item 4
Index to ledger A, 1 volume Item 5
Waste book, 1794-1796, 1 volume Item 6
Waste book, 1796-1798, 1 volume Item 7
Accounts, 1792-1819, 1 volume Item 8
May contain information regarding payroll and shipping.
Ship book number 1, 1798-1802, 1 volume Item 9
Contains accounts for outfitting and cargo.