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Taxation--Delaware--History--19th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Elizabeth Ashburnham receipt book

Identifier: MSS 0096-Item 0003

This receipt book was kept by Elizabeth Ashburnham of Wilmington, Delaware, between 1824 and 1866 to record her expenditures, primarily payments for boarding and taxes.

Dates: 1824 August 3-1866 May 26

Rehoboth, Delaware, Voter Registers and Tax Assessments

Identifier: MSS 0096-Item 0075

The collection consists of four ledgers related to tax assessments of property in Rehoboth, Delaware, and one ledger listing registered voters in the same area. The ledgers span the years 1883 through circa 1911 and were once the property of Charles S. Horn, a local businessman and Rehoboth's tax collector in 1904.

Dates: 1883-approximately 1911; Majority of material found within 1900-1905