1 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Finance, Public--United States--History--To 1789.

  1. Robert Morris papers, 1734-1839

    3,200 items ; 18 containers plus 1 oversize ; 4 linear feet ; 12 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Superintendent of finance for the Continental Congress during the Revolution, merchant, land speculator, and statesman. Correspondence, letterbooks, journals and proceedings of the Continental Congress, accounts, and other papers relating to the financing of the American government and its forces during the Revolution and to Morris’s private business affairs.