Found 52 collections related to Account books

Filtering on: x1851 - 1900
H. R. Newton's Oyster House
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 22293
.25 linear feet (1 box)
Hannah R. Newton (1840-1905) ran an oyster house at 268 Sixth Avenue, corner of 17th Street, New York City, from approximately the late 1870s to the mid-1890s, as listed in City street directories. Her husband, Richard W. Newton (1834-1907), an... more
Olympic Theatre, (New York, N.Y.)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2294
.42 linear feet (2 volumes)
This collection contains two volumes of records for New York's Olympic Theatre. Volume one consists of the accounts of sales from September 5, 1864, to July 8, 1865, and volume two documents box office returns from August 31, 1868, to May 1, 1869.... more
Hale, William (Librarian)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1286
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
This family and farm account book contains entries made between 1789 and 1865 by William Hale, Jr. of Tyringham, Massachusetts, and by his descendants in the Sweet family line. Entries record prices for commodities and charges for services performed
Taunton Social Library (Taunton, Mass)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2951
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Record book of the Taunton Social Library, Taunton, Massachusetts, for the years 1837-1843. Includes library accounts, lists of books sent to the bindery, additions to the library, and lists of books borrowed by shareholders
Denning (N.Y. : Town)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18055
.2 linear feet (1 box)
Miscellaneous financial records of the Town of Denning, Ulster County, N.Y. include tax assessment rolls for the years 1871, 1875, 1877, 1882 and 1886 (5 v.); the town clerk's record of accounts and settlements with the Commissioner of Highways,... more
Weld, Theodore Dwight, 1803-1895
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3274
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Theodore Dwight Weld was an abolitionist, author, and superintendent of schools in New Jersey and Massachusetts. This collection contains an account book kept by Theodore Dwight Weld regarding accounts with parents and guardians of students... more
Smith, William
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 19029
1.58 linear feet (1 volume)
William Smith (1745-1794) was an Irish-born merchant in Kakiat (now Ramapo), New York, who later went into business with his brother, Walter Smith. The accounts record transactions relating to rum, tea, textiles, and other sundries, with a gap in... more
Pollikoff, Max
Music Division | JPB 86-1
11 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm. or smaller; 11 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm. or smaller
A violinist and conductor, Max Pollikoff was born in Newark, N.J., in 1904, and died in New York City in 1984. He organized Music in Our Time, a concert series which ran from 1954 to 1974 at the 92nd St. YMHA, New York. Published and unpublished... more
Brown, Vance
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3659
.13 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book of Vance Brown, Sutler to the 39th Regiment, Illinois Volunteers, dated 1861 to 1865. The volume contains a record of sales of goods to officers and enlisted men, providing names of buyers, goods purchased, and prices paid
Mills, A.
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2005
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
A receipt book kept by A. Mills and his estate for rent payments for real estate in New York City (1840-1859)
United States. Department of the Treasury
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3654
.06 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book listing sales of captured and abandoned Confederate property at Lynchburg, Virginia, with contingent expenses for labor and transportation, etc., dating from July through August 1865
Satterlee, Alfred H
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2679
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Alfred H. Satterlee was a coin and token collector who lived in Brooklyn, New York. This diary (2 vols.), which he kept from 1860-1861, contains many references to his collecting hobby and to political and military events at the beginning of the... more
Democratic Party (New York, N.Y.). General Committee
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 769
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
This volume contains the payroll lists of the Democratic Republican General Committee. Finance Committee (New York, N.Y.). Entries provide names, salaries, amounts assessed, and amounts paid for political funds for federal, state, and city office... more
Osborn, Charles F., b. 1818
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3525
.63 linear feet (3 volumes)
Charles F. (b. 1818) and George L. Osborn, sons of Charles Osborn, were real estate agents in New York City.
Williams, Cyrus, 1783-1863
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3331
.8 linear feet (3 boxes, 1 v.)
Cyrus Williams (1783-1863) was a merchant and cotton manufacturer of North Stonington and New Haven, Connecticut. Collection consists of correspondence, business records, land papers, diaries of Cyrus Williams, and papers of three of his children.... more
Baldwin family
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18100
.4 linear feet (1 box)
The Baldwin family lived in eastern Massachusetts. Luke Baldwin (b. 1797) and his father Luke Baldwin (1769-1832) were Boston merchants. The Baldwin family papers consist of business records, journals, and some personal correspondence pertaining... more
Haskell, Charles Frederick Beals, 1856-1895
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1347
.5 linear feet (1 box)
Charles Frederick Beals Haskell (1856-1895) was an engineer for the Great Northern Railroad. Collection consists of correspondence, account books, printed matter, and other papers. Letters, 1889-1891, include ones from Haskell to his wife while he... more
Osborn, Charles F., b. 1818
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2306
.25 linear feet (1 box)
Charles F. Osborn (b. 1818) was the son of Charles Osborn and Hulda Jarvis. Like his father, Osborn was active in New York City real estate and, often in partnership with his brother George, became an agent for many prominent citizens including... more
Kennedy, David Sproat, 1791-1853
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3514
.04 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book (1851-1853) of David Sproat Kennedy, containing monthly statements of assets and liabilities, including the settlement of his estate
Miller, E. (Elijah)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1997
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book kept by Elijah Miller of Hanover, New Hampshire, from 1808 to 1860
Ervin family
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 942
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book kept by Thomas Ervin and Edwin J. Evin between 1833 and 1873 listing the labor costs of hewing timbers, logs, and rails; records of hauling, ploughing, harvesting, and butchering; personal accounts; prices of cattle and farm produce;... more
Wolcott, Frederick Henry, b. 1808
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6378
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Frederick Henry Wolcott was a merchant in New York. Account book of Frederick Henry Wolcott, containing records of personal and family expenses from 1844 January through 1851 October
Morris, Gerard W
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2063
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
New York City resident Gerard W. Morris kept this receipt book from January 26, 1830, to February 12, 1853. Documented are his household expenditures and bills for building a home and settling law cases
Royal Arch Masons. Grand Chapter (N.Y.)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18267
.21 linear feet (1 box)
Royal Arch Masonry denotes the first part of the York Rite system of Masonic degrees as conferred in the United States. Every state has its own Grand Chapter, which performs administrative functions for its subordinate chapters. The account books... more
Strybing, Henry, 1811-1887
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 18576
.21 linear feet (1 box)
This account book documents the shipping business and personal expenses of Henry Strybing, a German-born commission merchant based in New York City, who sent goods to San Francisco, California, and Charleston, South Carolina.
McBride, James, 1957-
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3516
1.26 linear feet (6 volumes)
Account books, day books, ledgers, and receipts kept by James McBride of New York
Sincindiver, Jacob
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3598
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book (1845-1860) kept by Jacob Sincindiver for a general store in West Virginia, possibly in the vicinity of Harper's Ferry. Sales of whiskey, tobacco, brooms, butter, flour, shoes, and other merchandise are recorded
Pierce, Jennie Misener Teller Curry
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18043
200 p, 30 cm; 200 p, 30 cm
Storekeeper's account book recording goods sold on personal account, 1900 Sept.-1901 Nov., in Claryville, Town of Neversink, Sullivan County, New York.
Meeker, Ichabod, b. 1750
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3438
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Ichabod Meeker, a native of Fairfield, Connecticut, was a farmer who settled in Catherine, New York. Account book kept by Ichabod Meeker from 1773 to 1834, containing a 1788 entry from Fairfield and an 1802 entry from Catherine. Elijah Meeker also... more
Weeks, James H., 1798-1879
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3480
1.47 linear feet (7 volumes)
James H. Weeks was a farmer in Millville, Suffolk County, New York. Account books kept by James H. Weeks between 1830 and 1852, with entries for the cutting, carting, and sale of wood; prices of various farm products; the costs of hardware, brick,... more