William H. Albro Collection of Store Ledgers

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0166
Creators:
Albro, William H., 1823-1883 ((store owner))
Dates:
1845 - 1895
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2.3 Cubic feet
6 boxes
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
21 ledgers of store accounts of daily transactions with customers, mainly in food and household items. The accounts are mainly listed chronologically by customer name.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
William H. Albro owned and operated a general store in Peace Dale, R.I.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by NMAH Staff, undated
Author
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Collection donated by Miss Elizabeth R. Albro.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
William H. Albro Collection of Store Ledgers, 1845-1895, 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.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Ledgers -- 1840-1900 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Peace Dale (R.I.) -- 1840-1900 Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
General stores -- 1840-1900 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Retail trade -- 1840-1900 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Merchants Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rhode Island -- 1840-1900 Place 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