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Daybook of William Thayer, Williamsburg, Mass., 1845-1847

Description

Records daily purchases at a general store carrying such variety as groceries, cast iron, violin strings, and fabrics. Creditors bring quantities of mutton and wood, "button eyes" from local button factory, and provide considerable day labor. Includes 3 pressed tree leaves.

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Details

Collection Name
Account books collection
Collection Code
MS002
Dates
1845-1847
Physical Description
1 daybook (557 pages)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Other identifier: Account book 99
GUSN
194216
Reference Code
MS002.099

Record details

Descriptive Terms
Books
Buttons
General store
Iron
Music
William Thayer
Material Type
daybooks

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