Anonymous account book
Scope and Contents
Anonymous Account Book (1973-68-7) is a book that appears to have been kept by a bookstore or general store. The items mentioned in the account book are items mostly related to books. The entries in the book are organized chronologically, and each entry provides a date, name of customer, and cash received. Most notably, one page has a heading that reads, “McFingall Sold in the Office.” McFingall is a mock epic written by John Trumbull.
- Created: 1782 Sept. 6 - 1784 Jun.
- Other: Date acquired: 01/08/1973
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
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Source of Acquisition
William L. Warren
Method of Acquisition
Existence and Location of Originals
multi-part note content
- Anonymous account book
- Benjamin Bradley
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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