Ledger of Joseph Gould, South Reading, Mass., Jan. 1732-Oct. 1760

Collection Type

  • Manuscripts

Date

1732-1760

GUSN

GUSN-194026

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Description

Indexed accounts specifying joiner's work, prices and tools. Also shoe-making and wheelwright jobs, as well as work on lock work on guns. Interspersed are records of school attendance, family history and anecdotes, some titles of books purchased, and notes regarding a slave.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ledgers (account books)

Additional Identification Number

Other identifier Account book 15

Physical Description

1 ledger (68 pages) with 8 loose slips of paper, receipts and one letter about a job and barter involved

Collection Code

MS002

Collection Name

Account books collection

Reference Code

MS002.015

Record Details

Material Type

ledgers (account books)

Descriptive Terms

Boston, MA
Charlestown, MA
Lynn, MA
Woburn, MA
Norwalk, CT
metal works
shoemaking
upholstering
gunsmithing
slavery
labor
schooling
Malden, MA
furniture making
carriage making

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