James Duncan Phillip Library of the Essex Institute
Peabody Essex Museum
East India Square
Salem, MA 01970-3783
800-745-4054 ext. 3053
Deeds and legal papers concerning the purchase by Adams of two gristmills and a sawmill, the purchase in 1803 of part ownership of a patent right in a machine for shelling Indian corn, and in 1809 another purchase of a patent right in a bark mill.