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Merchants

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Andrew J. Odenwelder Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0368
Abstract

A nineteenth century ledger contains example of calligraphy and extensive examples of arithmetic calculations in preparation for various trades such as carpentry, mercantile, roofing and masonry by Andrew Jackson Odenwelder of East Allen Township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.

Dates: 1837 - 1848; Majority of material found within 1843 - 1847

Medical Practice Ledger

 File
Identifier: SC MS 0369
Abstract

A nineteenth-century ledger illustrating the transactions of a combined mercantile and medical practice in Cumberland County (Pa.). The most of the ledger deals with costs of medical services and the mercantile goods available to the farming residents.

Dates: 1856 - 1904

Merchant William Kern General Store Daybook

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0352
Abstract

A 19th-century merchant's general store daybook featuring the pattern of commerce in the years 1827-1844 for an entrepreneur who was a carpenter, blacksmith, tradesman also became a judge of elections. Many names of customers in the ledger are family names that are still prominent in the Carbon and Northampton Counties of Pennsylvania.

Dates: 1827-1855

Thomas Arner Account Book and Estate Records

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0351
Abstract

The collection is an account book and some inserts such as an Inventory list of 19th century Pennsylvania carpenter Thomas Arner's estate at time of death, a Notice regarding the sale of his possessions. The account book documents Thomas Arner's business activities and has information on local families and their business practices.

Dates: 1841-1846