Guide to the Joshua Gist Account Book

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0044
Creators:
Gist, Joshua (merchant)
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).
Dates:
1769-1822.
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.15 Cubic feet
2 folders
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Account book of Joshua Gist, Westminster, Maryland, and others,including general account for the purchase and transportation of agricultural products, lists of muster rolls for the Militia of Maryland, 1794-1798. Also, miscellaneous notes of financial obligations, 1769-1800; and a letter, 1798, concerning payment for construction of fortifications of New York Harbor.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically by subject.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by Robert Harding, 1983
Author
Robert S. Harding
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Division of Domestic Life.,Transfer.,NMAH Acc. 1997.3022. ACNMAH 44.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Joshua Gist Account Book & Related Materials, 1769-1822, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
Transferred from the Division of Domestic Life, 4/13/83.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Correspondence -- 18th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Maryland Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Agricultural products Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts -- 19th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts -- 18th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Militia -- 1790-1800 -- Maryland Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fortification Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Military administrative -- 1790-1800 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
New York (N.Y.) -- 18th century Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Muster rolls -- 18th century -- Maryland Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Account books -- 18th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Westminster (Md.) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI). Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives