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Account book Charles Hewins, Boston, Mass., 1850-1854

Description

Account book Charles Hewins, 81 Washington Street, Joy's Building, Boston, Massachusetts. Record of wages earned by a large number of female workers with listing of customers by surname. Daily output in number of shirts, collars, bosoms and waistbands is recorded below the name of each employee. Book "D" on last pages lists 50 men along with their profession or business.

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Collection Name
Account books collection
Collection Code
MS002
Dates
1850-1854
Physical Description
1 account book (225 pages)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Other identifier: Account book 39
GUSN
194057
Reference Code
MS002.039

Record details

Descriptive Terms
Cambridge, MA
Chelsea, MA
East Boston, MA
Jamaica Plain, MA
Lawrence, MA
clothing/styles wholesale
commuting employees
labor
tailoring
women
Material Type
account books

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