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Taverns (Inns)--Records and correspondence

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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John Herdman's Day Book

Identifier: MSS 0096-Item 0147

This Newark, Delaware, hotel and tavern daybook belonged to owner, John David Herdman, Jr. It covers transactions for two-and-a-half years of the business with over 3000 entries, including the sale of beer, wine, and spirituous liquors from the tavern as well as charges for lodging at the hotel.

Dates: 1816 January 2-1818 June 30