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Stock book of L.F. Brett, Duxbury, Mass., Feb. 1, 1843

Description

Stock book of L. F. Brett of Duxbury, Massachusetts, dated February 1, 1843. Listed are a variety of clothing items and accessories, such as scarves, handkerchiefs, and hosiery. Other entries refer to children's clothing, sewing supplies and notions, foundations, and textiles. Household items listed include: tablecloths; trimmings; brushes; varnish; screws; latches; and baking and cooking utensils. Included within the blue pages is an inventory of store items "Removed to Kingstone." Overall, this gives a detailed picture of the type of commerce carried on in the mid-19th century. Bound in leather with a marbleized paper cover, 6.75 x .75 x 16.125 inches.

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Collection Name
Account books collection
Collection Code
MS002
Dates
1843-02-01
Physical Description
1 account book
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Other identifier: 133
GUSN
193826
Reference Code
MS002.133

Record details

Descriptive Terms
cookware
tables (support furniture)
Material Type
account books

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