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Turner, Woodruff & Co. account book


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1959-35-0

Scope and Contents

Turner Woodruff & Co. account book (1959-35-0), is an account book used by a general store. The book was used during August 25, 1814 through October 17, 1814. The entries in the account book include who the transaction was with, what the costumer purchased, and sometimes prices are included. While no name of an owner is found on the book, the customer names and the time periods makes it highly possible that it was used by Turner Woodruff & Co. Turner Woodruff & Co. was a business operated by Isaac Turner and Enoch J. Woodruff in Northfield from 1794-1822. They ran a general store as well as servedas mortgage/real estate brokers. This account book includes recordings of large financial transactions, including loans. This item is housed in 3B Box 108.


  • Created: 1814
  • Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1959

Conditions Governing Access

This 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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Source of Acquisition

Samuel W. Porter, Goshen, CT.

Method of Acquisition


Existence and Location of Originals

multi-part note content

Related Materials

Turner Woodruff & Co. Papers.

Turner, Woodruff & Co. account book
Benjamin Bradley and Kathy Craughwell-Varda
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Repository Details

Part of the Litchfield Historical Society Repository

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