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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Account book for a Wilmington, Delaware, dry goods store

Identifier: MSS 0096-Item 0001

Daybook for an unidentified store located in Wilmington, Delaware, focusing on the sale of textiles and other dry goods. The daybook consists of daily transactions with names, items, and additional notes added in.

Dates: 1859 September 30-1865

Booth and Green family account-keeping exercise book and ledgers

Identifier: MSS 0096-Item 0004

This account-keeping exercise book, general store ledger, and shoemaker’s ledger reflect the economic activities of members of the Booth and Green families as well as other residents of Delaware County, Pennsylvania, between 1807 and 1857.

Dates: 1807 April 3-1857 April 29

Account book for a Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, general store

Identifier: MSS 0096-Item 0002

This daybook was kept between 1817 and 1818 at an unidentified general store located in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, that sold foodstuffs, tobacco products, finished clothing and accessories, textiles, and other miscellaneous items. The book contains a chronological account of customers’ debts and, occasionally, their credit payments.

Dates: 1817 September 2-1818 June 29

Nathaniel Richards ledger

Identifier: MSS 0096-Item 0151

This ledger was likely kept by Nathaniel Richards, a metalworker and retailer in Wilmington, Delaware, to record the sale of hardware between 1779 and 1790.

Dates: 1779-1790; Majority of material found within 1779-1781

William Wilson receipt book

Identifier: MSS 0096-Item 0149

This receipt book records payments William Wilson of New Castle County, Delaware, made to his creditors between 1785 and 1798.

Dates: 1785 May 29-1798 August 29