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Oliver Smith receipts, 1850-1869.

Author/Creator:
Smith, Oliver, active 1840-1870.
Publication:
1850-1869.
Format/Description:
Manuscript
31 items (32 leaves)
Contained In:
Miscellaneous Manuscripts. Box 23 Folder 21
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Subjects:
Charlestown (Boston, Mass.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Form/Genre:
Receipts (financial records)
Manuscripts, American -- 19th century.
Summary:
A small collection of receipts for household purchases made by Oliver Smith spanning the years from 1850 to 1869. The receipts are from various merchants in Charlestown, Boston, Massachusetts. Purchases made by Smith include clothing, cloth, dry goods, groceries, labor, and sundries. Each receipt lists the items purchased and the cost. Some of the merchants on the receipts include William Arnold, dry goods; S. L. Fillebrown, grocer; Kendall Bailey, labor; and the Ladies Benevolent Society. Only one receipt is dated 1869.
Penn Provenance:
Gift of Arthur Mitchell Fraas (Philadelphia, Pa.), 2017.
OCLC:
1002870499