Hartford in an Old Account Book
- Collection Name
- Old-Time New England
- Collection Code
- Date Notes
- Volume 53, Number 189 (Summer, 1962)
- John Potwines was a silversmith and merchant who came to Hartford from Boston in 1737. His daybook provides interesting insight into everyday life in Hartford in 1752, from the price of a suit of clothes to the favorite beverage of Reverend Hezekiah Bissell.
- Full Article
- Collection Type
- Description Level
- Additional Identification Number
Article ID: 97
- Reference Code
Potwine, Elizabeth B. (Author)
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
- Publisher Series
Old Time New England
- Place of Publication
- Publications Referencing This Collection
(1962). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.
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