- Call number
- MssCol NYGB 18219
- Physical description
- .21 linear feet (1 volume)
- Preferred Citation
- Account book of a Westchester County, N.Y. merchant, Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library
- Manuscripts and Archives Division
- Access to materials
- Advance notice required. Request access to this collection.
The collection consists of an account book belonging to an unidentified merchant in Westchester County, New York dating from 1802-1805. The account records transactions relating to molasses, leather goods, vegetables, dry goods, and other sundries. Surnames frequently mentioned in the accounts include Van Wart, Field, Leonard, Birdsall, Brundage, Merritt, Stivers, Clapp, Fox, Wilkins, Burling, Farrington, and Knapps
Presented to the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, date unknown.
Using the collection
LocationManuscripts and Archives Division
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Brooke Russell Astor Reading Room, Third Floor, Room 328