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Daybook of Daniel Vose, probably Milton, Mass., 1789-1801

Description

Book no. 6 to Ledger no. 5 itemizes purchases, primarily of groceries. Reams of paper are frequently among merchandise sold. Toward the latter section, considerable lumber, meal, and carting job entries. Rental of "sawmill house" and "carting from wharf to mill" help to identify the industrial aspects.

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Details

Collection Name
Account books collection
Collection Code
MS002
Dates
1789-1801
Physical Description
1 daybook (250 pages, with 3 loose pieces torn from book)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Other identifier: Account book 81
GUSN
194153
Reference Code
MS002.081

Record details

Descriptive Terms
farming
flour mills
general stores
paper mills
sawmills
seed
Material Type
daybooks
Places
Milton (Norfolk county, Massachusetts) (Probably)

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