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The Hagley Digital Archives provides online access to selected items from the Hagley Library's collection of images, documents, and publications related to the history of business, technology, and society.
Services rendered and expenses incurred by operatives of Pinkerton's National Detective Agency during investigation regarding the Investigating Committee
Expense account for multiple operatives to be paid by Philadelphia and Reading Coal and Iron Co. for services rendered and expenses incurred related to spying on the Legislative Committee. Expenses include items such as postage, transportation costs, cigars, tickets to various venues, 'treating' members of the committee, and other incidentals.
Pinkerton, Allan, 1819-1884
Pinkerton's National Detective Agency
Secret societiesUndercover operationsPrivate investigatorsCorruption investigationHotelsTravel costsExpense accounts
Railroad Strike (United States : 1877)
1 item (8 pages)
Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Reading Company records (Accession 1520)
Series III Subject Files, Box 1001, Folder 2
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Reading Company records (Accession 1520), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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