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Daybook of the Cleveland General Store, Bedford, Vermont, 1848-1849

Description

This 1848-1849 daybook of the Cleveland General Store in the area of Bedford, Vermont lists purchases, including groceries, meats, fabrics, household needs, occasional items of clothing, lumber, and hardware sold to individual buyers. There are also additional materials: 1 page from a children's magazine; an 1890 theater program; 5 children's tracings; and 14 pages re-used as a scrapbook for nineteenth century printed poems and stories.

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Details

Collection Name
Account books collection
Collection Code
MS002
Dates
1848-1849
Physical Description
1 daybook (289 pages)
1 theater program
15 loose pages
5 tracings
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Other identifier: Account book 44
GUSN
181170
Reference Code
MS002.044

Record details

Originator
Cleveland General Store (Retailer)
Descriptive Terms
children (people by age group)
cloth
clothing
commercial buildings
furnishings (artifacts)
general stores
hardware (components)
lumber
poems
Material Type
daybooks
theater programs
tracings (drawings)
Subjects
Bedford (Vt.)
Groceries
Meat
Retail trade
Places
Vermont (United States)

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