1846 Manuscript Pay Roll of a the Boston and Providence Rail Road 1st Division Dedham Branch
(Americana - 19th Century - Railroad - Labor History - Boston and Providence RR)

Boston, Mass.: Boston and Providence Railroad, 1846. F Partially printed document, filled in by hand, for the wages due workers on this railroad as of January 31st, 1846; columns of data offer names, occupation, days employed, per diem allowance, per annum, total amounts in dollars & cents, signatures; noting at top that this billing is for the 1st Division; workers' names of D. L. Davis, Superintendent of the Div., W.D. Cordwell, Carpenter of the sub division, Enoch Lewitt also a carpenter and Henry Smith, William Norris and Patrick Corchoran laborers; payments for repairs on the Dedham Branch; with totals; back of document with notations and date of payment made; approx. 7 3/4" x 13 3/4" size; light wear, old fold lines; very good condition; interesting mid- 19th century American railroad ephemera from this line. Very Good Paperback (Item ID: 23811)


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