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Philo Beers account book


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1973-9-17

Scope and Contents

The Philo Beers account book (1973-7-17) is an accounting book used by Philo beers from 1820 to 1837. The book records various transactions by Philo which vary from reciving money for work or paying money for goods or reckoning debts. There are many loose items found in the book many of which were used to keep accounting information. There is an item in the beginning of the book labeled “Democratic Liberal Ticket,” but the item is not dated. The item is currently housed 3B Box 9.


  • Created: 1820-1837
  • Other: Date acquired: 01/02/1973


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright has been transferred to the Litchfield Historical Society for materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.


1.00 Linear Feet

1 bound volume other_unmapped

1.00 items

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Custodial History

At the time the item was entered into archon some archival care was taken and many nails (used to secure loose items) were removed for the sake of the item's preservation.

Source of Acquisition

William L. Warren

Method of Acquisition


Existence and Location of Originals

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Repository Details

Part of the Litchfield Historical Society Repository

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