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Guide to the William Strong Comstock papers MSS.0348

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University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

February 2008

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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-02-05T20:11-0600

Language Usage:

English

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Describing Archives: A Content Standard

February 2013
Collection Title:

William Strong Comstock papers

Unit ID:

MSS.0348

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.2 Linear feet (90 items)

Dates:

1842-1867

Abstract:

Business correspondence, account sheets, contracts, miscellaneous receipts, etc., of a Montgomery, Alabama, merchant, 1843-1867.

creator

Comstock, William Strong

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains the business correspondence, account sheets, contracts, miscellaneous receipts, etc., of a Montgomery, Alabama, merchant, 1842-1867.

Preferred Citation:

William Strong Comstock papers, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Biographical/Historical note

Montgomery, Alabama businessman.

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Acquisition Information:

unknown

Processing Information:

Processed by

S. Braden, 2008; updated by Martha Bace, 2013

Source(s)

Alabama (localbroad)

Alabama--Industries (lcsh)

Business and Labor (localbroad)

Community and Place (localbroad)

Contracts (aat)

Correspondence (aat)

Daily Life and Family (localbroad)

Financial records (aat)

Montgomery (Ala.) (lcsh)

Receipts (financial records) (aat)

Papers Box 1403

Box 1403 Folder 1

Letter from John H. Martin, Tuskegee, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, Montgomery, Alabama, July 26, 1846 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89819

Letter from John N. Power, Hudson, New York, to W. S. Comstock, Wilton, Connecticut, August 24, 1844 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89820

Letter from J. N. Power, Charleston, South Carolina, to W. S. Comstock, November 27, 1846 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89821

Letter from John N. Power, Hudson, New York, to W. S. Comstock, Montgomery, Alabama, October 9, 1846 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89822

Letter from John N. Power, New York, New York, to W. S. Comstock, Wilton, Connecticut, August 14, 1846 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89823

Letter from John N. Power, New York, New York, to W. S. Comstock, Montgomery, Alabama, July 25, 1846 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89824

Letter from John N. Power, Charleston, South Carolina, to W. S. Comstock, Montgomery, Alabama, November 18, 1846 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89825

Letter from John N. Power, Charleston, South Carolina, to Cyrus Darling, Montgomery, Alabama, December 16, 1846 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89826

Letter from John N. Power, Charleston, South Carolina, to W. S. Comstock, Montgomery, Alabama, January 7, 1847 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89827

Letter from John N. Power, Charleston, South Carolina, to W. S. Comstock, Montgomery, Alabama, March 1, 1847 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89828

Letter from John N. Power, Charleston, South Carolina, to W. S. Comstock, Montgomery, Alabama, March 8, 1847 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89829

Letter from J. N. Power, Charleston, South Carolina, to W. S. Comstock, February 12, 1848 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89830

Letter from I. H. Seitze, New York, New York, to W. S. Comstock, Montgomery, Alabama, December 11, 1844 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89831

Letter from I. H. Seitze, Bethel, New York, to W. S. Comstock, Montgomery, Alabama, November 22, 1844 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89832

Letter from N. Seeley, Jr., Bethel, New York, to W. S. Comstock, Montgomery, Alabama, December 4, 1845 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89833

Letter from I. H. Seitze, Bethel, New York, to W. S. Comstock, Montgomery, Alabama, December 5, 1845 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89834

Letter from George Sowdon, New York, New York, to W. S. Comstock and Company, Montgomery, Alabama, January 4, 1846 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89835

Box 1403 Folder 2

Invoice from Benjamin S. Thiess and Company, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, April 21, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89836

Receipt for payment from Coxe and Hutchings, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, January 7, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89837

Receipt for payment from Benjamin S. Thiess and Company, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, December 31, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89838

Receipt for payment from Hutchings and Garside, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, January 17, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89839

Box 1403 Folder 3

Invoice from Nickels and Hutchenson to W. S. Comstock and Company, January 9, 1849 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89840

Invoice from E. Cleaveland, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, January 23, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89841

Invoice from Tomroy and Gregory to Comstock and Seelye, January 23, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89842

Invoice from Cowles and Ledyard, Montgomery, Alabama, to William S. Comstock, January 11, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89843

Invoice from W. B. and A. R. Bell and Company, Montgomery, Alabama, to William S. Comstock, January 20, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89844

Invoice from Hutcheson, Hester, and Bolling, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, January 9, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89845

Receipt for payment from Metcalf and Weaver to W. S. Comstock, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89846

Receipt for payment from Anderson and Gilmer to W. S. Comstock, April 31, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89847

Receipt for payment from Mrs. Atkinson to Mrs. Comstock, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89848

Invoice from Cowles and Ledyard, Montgomery, Alabama, to William S. Comstock, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89849

Invoice from Hutcheson, Hester, and Bolling to W. S. Comstock, January 17, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89850

Receipt for payment from H. W. Lee and Company to W. S. Comstock, January 16, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89851

Receipt for payment from William B. Taylor to W. S. Comstock, January 4, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89852

Invoice from Anderson, Gilmer, and Company to W. S. Comstock, January 24, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89853

Receipt for payment from J. and M. Caldwell to W. S. Comstock, February 21, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89854

Receipt for payment from B. N. Wilkinson to W. S. Comstock, January 27, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89855

Invoice from W. B. and A. R. Bell and Company, Montgomery, Alabama, to William S. Comstock, January 20, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89856

Invoice from W. B. and A. R. Bell and Company, Montgomery, Alabama, to William S. Comstock, January 3, 1860 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89857

Receipt for payment from J. B. Stubbs to W. S. Comstock, January 12, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89858

Box 1403 Folder 4

Invoice from Hall, Moses, and Roberts, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, January 7, 1867 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89859

Invoice from Burton, Sharp, and Company, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, December 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89860

Invoice from Williams and Ware to W. S. Comstock, 1857 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89861

Invoice from W. H. Ware to W. S. Comstock, January 21, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89862

Invoice from Ralph Williams, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, May 11, 1861 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89863

Invoice from John N. Perkins, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, December 5, 1853 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89864

Invoice from Ralph Williams, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, January 15, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89865

Box 1403 Folder 5

Statement of account between Luke Power, Hudson, New York, and Cyrus Darling, Montgomery, Alabama, November 29, 1844 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89866

Box 1403 Folder 6

Invoice from James B. Belshaw and Company, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, January 1, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89867

Invoice from Hargrove and Smith to W. S. Comstock, January 12, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89868

Invoice from H. W. Lee and Company to W. S. Comstock, January 29, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89869

Receipt for payment from L. Porter to W. S. Comstock, October 1846 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89870

Invoice from L. Porter to W. S. Comstock, January 7, 1847 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89871

Invoice from L. Porter to William S. Comstock, January 7, 1847 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89872

Box 1403 Folder 7

Invoice from H. A. Seelye, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, March 14, 1863 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89873

Receipt for payment from Thiess and Harrington to W. S. Comstock, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89874

Receipt for payment from Lewis Cahn to W. S. Comstock, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89875

Receipt for payment from Lewis Cahn to W. S. Comstock, July 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89876

Receipt for payment from Cahn and Albright to W. S. Comstock, September 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89877

Receipt for payment from James R. Lewis to W. S. Comstock, February 36, 1857 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89878

Receipt for payment from H. H. Jennings to W. S. Comstock, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89879

Receipt for payment from N. Seeley to W. S. Comstock, 1860 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89880

Receipt for payment from Thomas Welsh to Comstock and Seeley, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89881

Receipt for payment from J. Brown and C. Armstrong to W. S. Comstock, January 15, 1856 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89882

Box 1403 Folder 8

Bill of sale from Gro. H. Randle, Fairfield, Connecticut, to William S. Comstock, New York, New York, February 11, 1842 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89883

Business contract between Nathan Seeley and W. S. Comstock, Montgomery, Alabama, July 1, 1849 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89884

Articles of agreement between W. S. Comstock and Lucius Stevens, Montgomery, Alabama, November 5, 1850 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89885

Business contract between Nathan Seeley and W. S. Comstock, Montgomery, Alabama, July 1, 1851 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89886

Business contract between W. S. Comstock and Horace A. Seelye, Montgomery, Alabama, July 1, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89887

Box 1403 Folder 9

Receipt for payment from Mrs. Comstock to J. E. Lubal, October 15, 1851 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89888

Receipt for payment from Mrs. Comstock to J. E. Lubal, September 10, 1851 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89889

Receipt for payment from E. S. Sayre, Montgomery South Plank Road Company, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, December 20, 1850 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89890

Receipt for payment from E. S. Sayre, Montgomery South Plank Road Company, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, January 25, 1851 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89891

Box 1403 Folder 10

Receipt for payment from M. Harrell to W. S. Comstock, February 10, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89892

Receipt for payment from Metcalf and Weaver to W. S. Comstock, March 12, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89893

Receipt for payment from Thomas Bourting to W. S. Comstock, April 12, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89894

Statement of account between H. A. Seelye and the Estate of W. S. Comstock, March 14, 1863 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89895

Receipt for payment from Ralph Williams to Mrs. Comstock, March 14, 1863 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89896

Receipt for payment from Young and Nix, Montgomery, Alabama, to Mrs. Comstock, September 28, 1867 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89897

Box 1403 Folder 11

Receipt for payment from T. I. Goodwyn to W. S. Comstock, July 28, 1854 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89898

Receipt for payment from Samuel Rambo to W. S. Comstock, March 2, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89899

Receipt for payment from Baldwin and Williams to W. S. Comstock, February 13, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89900

Receipt for payment from Albright and Geiger, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, January 1, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89901

Receipt for payment from George W. Harris to W. S. Comstock, January 11, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89902

Receipt for payment from Samuel Rambo to W. S. Comstock, January 26, 1859 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89903

Receipt for payment from Bozeman and Gaston, Montgomery, Alabama, to W. S. Comstock, January 14, 1858 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89904

Receipt for payment from W. O. Baldwin to Estate of W. S. Comstock, February 24, 1863 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89905

Box 1403 Folder 12

Power of attorney between W. S. Comstock and Eli Martin, March 31, 1852 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89906

Deed from W. S. Comstock to James McFadden, Montgomery County, Alabama, January 2, 1849 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89907

Deed from W. S. Comstock to William M. Marby, Montgomery County, Alabama, 1851 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/89908