Guide to the Wagon-maker's Account Book

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0151
Creators:
Ayres, F. (wagon-maker)
Sneden, James T. (wagon-maker)
Transportation, Division of, NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1834-1869
Languages:
English
Collection is in English.
Physical Description:
0.15 Cubic feet
1 box
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The ledger contains 82 handwritten pages detailing daily transactions. Many entries suffer from illegibility and poor spelling. Most items concern repair of various parts of wagons and sleighs, often with payment in the form of grain and other farm products.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by Catherine Keen, 2010
Author
Catherine Keen
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Wagon-maker's Account Book, 1834-1869, 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.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Transferred to the Archives Center from the Division of Transportation in 1984.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Vermont Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wagon manufacturing Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Account books -- 19th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Transportation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Transportation, 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