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Account books

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Found in 101 Collections and/or Records:

Buell and Wheeler prescription book

Identifier: 00-1972-135-0
Scope and Contents The Buell and Wheeler prescription book (1972-135-0) was maintained from 1876 through 1879. The book contains prescriptions that were filled at the pharmacy of Buell and Wheeler in Litchfield, Connecticut. Along with dealing in drugs, medicines, and prescriptions, Buell and Wheeler also dealt in stationary. Prescriptions written by Dr. Williams Deming, Dr. W.J. Beach, and Dr. H.W. Buel can be found in the volume.
Dates: Created: 1876-1879; Other: Date acquired: 12/09/1971

Charles Decatur Buell papers

Identifier: 2014-2-0
Scope and Contents The Charles Decatur Buell papers (2014-2-0) consist primarily of accounts and diaries kept by Charles D. Buell from 1870 to 1928. The accounts are for his grocery store in the center of Litchfield and his farm that was off Buell Road in Litchfield. He often recorded the weather as well. There are two volumes that were kept by Charles D. Buell's son,George W. Buell. Charles D. Buel died in 1928. The last account book, written in 2 different hands, is from 1929 to1955 and includes accounts for...
Dates: Created: 1870-1955; Other: Date acquired: 07/01/2014

Thomas Canfield et al account book

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2011-125-0
Scope and Contents The Thomas Canfield et al Account Book (2011-125-0) was used by Thomas Canfield and his son-in-law, David Baldwin, to keep records of accounts. Canfield appears to have worked as a blacksmith. His entries include detailed lists of his children's portions of his estate. Baldwin settled in Litchfield, Connecticut and dealt in meat, eggs, cheese, and grains. One entry of note is from May 14, 1806 which reads: “This day toock Bet Negro from the poor hous and cep hir and child Six weeks and carried...
Dates: Created: 1722-1806; Other: Date acquired: 06/07/2011

Annie Laura Carley collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1962-20-0
Scope and Contents This collection consists of Smith family papers, primarily Lemuel Smith and his family, who lived in the Northfield section of Litchfield. Within the collection are deeds, a few financial records and probate records, and a surveyor's record book (1807).
Dates: Created: 1728-1848; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1961

Dr. Abel Catlin Account Book

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1950-24-0
Scope and Contents The Dr. Abel Catlin Account Book collection (1950-24-0) is an account book used by Dr. Abel Catlin as he worked as the Collector of Society Rates in 14th Ecclesiastical Society in Litchfield in 1797. The book is primarily a list of numbers and four columns. Two columns either have an x mark or are empty, and the other two columns are filled with an amount of money; there is no clear labeling of the table. Towards the back of the book there is a message from Moses Seymour dated 1797 in reference...
Dates: Created: 1797; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1950

Robert A. Catlin account book

Identifier: 00-1979-31-0
Scope and Contents The Robert A. Catlin account book (1979-31-0) contains entries from the year 1892 through 1916. The amount of cash on hand, as well as transactions showing money in and out are recorded in the book. Also noted are who or what cash was paid out for. The item is housed in 3B Box 1.
Dates: Created: 1892-1916; Other: Date acquired: 08/05/1979

Charlotte Boardman Account Books

 Unprocessed — Box 1
Identifier: 1982-24-0
Dates: Other: 1802-1805

Cheney and Kilborn Coffin Records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2011-107-0
Scope and Contents The Cheney and Kilborn Coffin Records collection (2011-107-0) is a collection of two typed transcripts compiled into one collection. The collection is a list of people who the two coffin makers (Silas Ellis Cheney and John Kilborn) made coffins for, the price, what the coffin was made from, and the date. The two made coffins for many people in town including the Buells, Buels, Ozias Seymour, and  Lyman Beecher and the Beecher Estate. One entry that might be of some interest is the purchase of a...
Dates: Created: 1796 - 1821; Other: Date acquired: 05/06/2012

Silas E. Cheney account book

Identifier: 00-1973-65-0
Scope and Contents The Silas E. Cheney account book (1973-6-0) contains records for the years 1848-1856. Silas E. Cheney (1821-1874) was the son of Litchfield furniture maker Silas Ely Cheney and his wife Mary Young Cheney. During the 1840s and 1850s Silas operated a store in Litchfield. The account book indicates that the business dealt in general goods as well as foodstuffs. In the late 1850s Silas and his brother Edward relocated to New York where they briefly worked from their brother-in-law Horace Greeley....
Dates: Created: 1848-1856; Other: Date acquired: 12/08/1972

Burton Clarke account book

Identifier: 00-1973-66-0
Scope and Contents The Burton Clarke account book (1973-66-0) was maintained by Burton Clarke, a farmer of Salisbury, Connecticut, in 1884. The majority of the book is comprised of daily entries. These entries list out Mr. Clarke's daily activities, purchases that he made and their cost, and also if he hired laborers for the day. When laborers are included in daily costs he lists out the names of the individuals and what work they did on that day. At the end of the account book are account listings for cash paid...
Dates: Created: 1884; Other: Date acquired: 12/12/1972