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Ledger and account book of Silas Casey, shipping merchant, East Greenwich, R.I., 1759-1785

Description

Accounts of a Narragansett Bay ship-owner and merchant. The first of sixteen pages contain an alphabetical listing of names (customers?) followed by a single number and occasionally with a locality. The remainder of the account book is arranged by customer (chiefly from Rhode Island and Massachusetts). System of record-keeping is undecipherable. Type of merchandise is not indicated.

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Collection Name
Casey family papers
Collection Code
MS008
Dates
1759-1785
Physical Description
oversize
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
GUSN
194464
Reference Code
MS008.TMP.CS-V-60

Record details

Material Type
account books
ledgers (account books)

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