Category Archives: Ships’ Chandlers

Massey, Samuel

Samuel Massey business papers, 1755–1763. 1 box (0.2 linear feet). About Samuel Massey Philadelphia merchant Samuel Massey (1734-1793) began his business career in the store of Jonathan Mifflin in Philadelphia in 1751. From approximately 1756 to 1760, Massey was in … Continue reading

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Account book

Account book of unidentified chandler, 1874–1876. 1 volume (0.08 linear feet). About the collection Volume of accounts of an unidenfied chandler Records sales of supplies such as hardware, sewing notions and fabric, lamps and hammocks, and food provisions. Subjects Ships–Equipment … Continue reading

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Gramigna & Sons

P. Gramigna & Sons records, 1918–1953. 5 boxes (1.33 linear feet). About Gramigna & Sons P. Gramigna & Sons was a firm of ship chandlers that operated in Philadelphia. About the collection This is a collection of business records of … Continue reading

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