Found 135 collections related to account books

Union Library of Oneida County (N.Y.)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3074
.36 linear feet (3 volumes)
This collection documents the Union Library, founded in Oneida County, New York, in 1797. The first volume contains the library's Articles of Agreement signed by subscribers (December 12, 1797), incorporation documents (December 18, 1797), trustee... more
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
Arcularius and Merrell (Firm)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 22285
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Philip Jacob Arcularius and Andrew Merrell ran a leather-tanning business in New York City. Arcularius, a German immigrant, also held various civic positions and was appointed superintendent of the Alms House in 1805. The volume contains two sets... more
Society of Shipwrights and Caulkers
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2814
.4 linear feet (5 volumes)
These records document the Society of Shipwrights and Caulkers of New York City (1815-1825). Included are rolls of members (1815-1818); the society's constitution, bylaws, and meeting minutes (May 1815-March 1816 and January-May 1818); an account... more
Rice Playhouse
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 770
.21 linear feet (1 box)
Two volumes of account books, recording ticket sales and seat assignments for summer theatre at Rice Playhouse, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts from 1933 to 1940
Schenck, Peter Teunis
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18224
.21 linear feet (1 box)
Peter Teunis Schenck (1752-1808) was a miller in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Upon his death, the mill was taken over by his son, Peter P. Schenck (1798-1832). The Schenck family descended from Jans Martense Schenck and his brother Roelof Martense Schenck,... more
Paul, Peter, 1933-
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2355
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
An account book belonging to Peter Paul of Dighton, Massachusetts, listing payments received for day labor performed, 1826-1831
Gill, Robert, 1804-1875
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1158
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Receipt book kept by Robert Gill, U. S. Navy Storekeeper in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, listing monies paid out for supplies furnished to United States ships such as Philadelphia, United States, Norfolk, Ganges, Enterprize, and Patapsco
Rives, Robert
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3572
.42 linear feet (2 volumes)
Account books kept by Robert Rives in Virginia. One is for a grist mill and grain (with entries 1800-1810 and 1837-1842); another is for a blacksmith, grain, and general merchandise (entries 1818-1827)
Sackett, Russell
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2663
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book kept by Russell Sackett for his farm in Connecticut between 1808 and 1834. Includes records for the cost of labor (plowing, planting, threshing, butchering, mowing, chopping wood, digging potatoes, skinning cows, etc.) and costs of... more
Skinner, Neil McFee
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2770
.6 linear feet (2 boxes, 1 package)
Neil McFee Skinner was a theater manager and producer. Collection consists of correspondence and financial records of Skinner and his wife, Edith Warman Skinner, relating to their activities at the Wharf Theatre in Provincetown, Mass., and the... more
Hasbrouck, Richard Montgomery
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18206
.33 linear feet (1 box)
Richard Montgomery Hasbrouck (1776-1860) was a merchant from Kingston, New York. With his wife, Maria Johnson, Hasbrouck had ten children, including son John Whitbeck Hasbrouck, a Whig party politician and activist. The Hasbrouck family descended... more
Allen, Robert
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3481
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Receipt book of payments made by New York grocers Allen and Cock. Robert Allen and Robert Allen and Company, and Samuel Allen The Allen and Cock of 300 Broadway, New York City, receipts document purchases for bran, flour, sugar, oats, coffee,... more
Swift, Reuben
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2936
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Food and provision merchant Reuben Swift kept this receipt book for his company Reuben Swift and Co. from May 11, 1802, to September 29, 1813. The volume contains receipts for pork, beef, butter, and other items, as well as accounts for money paid... more
Bowne, Robert
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3439
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Robert Bowne was a merchant in New York during the 18th and 19th centuries. Account book kept by Robert Bowne from 1796 to 1803, listing transactions in meats, butter, cheese, candles, and other items
Charlton, Richard, d. 1777
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3476
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book (1757-1786) of Episcopal clergyman Richard Charlton of New York, containing an inventory of Charlton's personal estate made by his heir, John Charlton. The inventory lists Charlton's slaves, household goods, bonds and other notes... 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
North River Insurance Company
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2259
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
North River Insurance Co. of New York City kept this receipt book from the company's founding on May 6, 1822, until October 1, 1842. The volume contains receipts for insurance claim payments
Bouton, Nathan
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3546
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book kept by Nathan Bouton of Troy, New York, from 1811 to approximately 1829. Entries list deposits and withdrawals between St. Paul's Church and the Bank of Troy; it is possible that this account book was kept by Bouton while acting as... more
Barbour, Mordecai
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3593
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book of Mordecai Barbour, merchant of Fredericksburg, Virginia, containing accounts for barrels and general merchandise (1806-1807) and a lumber mill (1809-1812). Also includes a farm overseer's accounts (1841-1842) and memoranda kept by... more
Willets & Seamans
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3533
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Willets & Seamans was a merchant firm in New York City. The Willets & Seamans account book lists wholesale prices of hardware and articles of general merchandise between 1800 and 1801
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
Gardner, Thomas, 1952-...
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3507
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book containing records of bonds, notes, and mortgages held by Thomas Gardner. Names of many individuals in New York and New Jersey are mentioned, including Philip Freneau, James McIntosh, James Dickinson, Isaac Ketchum, James R. English,... more
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
Cross, Stephen
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 699
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book of Stephen Cross of Monson, Massachusetts containing records of agricultural activities and lumber trade; also includes an inventory of Cross' estate. Entries date 1792-1834
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, Thomas
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2792
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Receipt book of Thomas Smith, a New York City merchant, and Mary Smith his widow. The volume contains mercantile receipts from April 4, 1789, to April 1, 1792
Rutherfoord, Thomas, 1766-1852
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3573
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book kept by Thomas Rutherfoord between 1799 and 1801. Same book was later used by William Munford and his son, Robert Munford, between 1824 and 1840. Accounts recorded in the book are in the names of notable citizens of Richmond,... more
Tirzal (Brig)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2575
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
This logbook was kept by mariner John Ridley on board the brig Tirzal. Entries were made between May 23 and July 23, 1849, and the volume also includes expense accounts from 1849-1850 when the ship voyaged principally between Liverpool and ports... more