1880 - 1884 Cash Ledger for the Smith Family Farm Businesses in Smithtown Long Island New York. Americana - Manuscript - 19th Century - Business History - Farming - Smithtown Long Island.
1880 - 1884 Cash Ledger for the Smith Family Farm Businesses in Smithtown Long Island New York
1880 - 1884 Cash Ledger for the Smith Family Farm Businesses in Smithtown Long Island New York
1880 - 1884 Cash Ledger for the Smith Family Farm Businesses in Smithtown Long Island New York
1880 - 1884 Cash Ledger for the Smith Family Farm Businesses in Smithtown Long Island New York
1880 - 1884 Cash Ledger for the Smith Family Farm Businesses in Smithtown Long Island New York
1880 - 1884 Cash Ledger for the Smith Family Farm Businesses in Smithtown Long Island New York
1880 - 1884 Cash Ledger for the Smith Family Farm Businesses in Smithtown Long Island New York
1880 - 1884 Cash Ledger for the Smith Family Farm Businesses in Smithtown Long Island New York
1880 - 1884 Cash Ledger for the Smith Family Farm Businesses in Smithtown Long Island New York

1880 - 1884 Cash Ledger for the Smith Family Farm Businesses in Smithtown Long Island New York

Smithtown Long Island New York: Not Published, 1880. F. 63 pages, accomplished in ink in a very legible hand; a running account, giving names, total amounts, dates giving details of purchases and payments for the Smith family of Smithtown farming enterprise during this time period. Mostly, with lists of names and running tallies of monies paid or owed. A range of services and products are mentioned: freight & shipping; labor (naming those paid & amounts); ice, hay, lantern glass, sawdust, dairy-related products - milk, cream, cheese; agricultural produce; horse hires & transportation; isinglass; furniture repair; drafts of cash for various family members; luxury items - jewelry, oranges; sundries & hardware; New York Times newspaper subscription; storage fees; stamps; sleigh bells, medicine, boarding fees and many more items. Names within include A.T. Post, J. B. Hewett, E. Bissell, G.B. Aicker, J.F. Herriman, J.H. Mitchell, C. Woodhull, L. Levy, J. D. Macoy, E.A. Low, A.M. White, S.S. Osborn, A. Cruickshank, L. Miller, D.R. Vanderlip, Miss Farrell, H.E. Pierrepont and others. Smith family members include M.A. Smith, M.R. Smith, N. Smith, F.M. Smith. Entries mostly for the 1880 - 1881 era, with a few pages devoted to April & May of 1884. Originally, the book is numbered for 431 pages; leaves between 63 and 233 were excised at the inner margin at some time in the past and are not present. Laid-in is a copy of an additional expense sheet, dated April 21, 1884 giving similar details; another cash expense list handwritten sheet dated April 12th 1881 at the front has also been inserted. Approx. 9 1/2" x 14" size; bound in brown suede leather covered boards, red leather corners, red & black leather spine labels. Some edge, tips wear and rubbing to the binding; in good condition. Item #25615

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