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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ledgers (account books)
account books

Physical Description

oversize

Collection Code

MS008

Collection Name

Casey family papers

Reference Code

MS008.TMP.CS-V-60

Record Details

Material Type

ledgers (account books)
account books

Description Level

Item