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Business records

The first entries are really drafts about credit records. RG Dun Records Let’s start with the RG Dun credit reports. These are reports created beginning in the mid-1800s which are still compiled today through D&B. the earlier reports were designed for banks and lenders indicating how creditworthy an individual or business was, how much debt … Continue reading

Research resources and their uses

This is my research and case-study blog. The goal of this blog is to write about various primary sources, how to find them, what they contain, how to analyze the content, corroborate the information, and use the various sources in research projects. The first case study revolves around business credit reports.