Query: Manuscripts -- 18th century
Manuscript Account Book
Dates:
1742-1794.
Size:
1 Volume (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0082
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Account book of an unidentified merchant living in an unknown location; includes entries for dry goods and other items purchased and sold.

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in NMAH.AC.0082 for Manuscripts -- 18th century
Joshua Gist Account Book and Related Materials
Creators:
Gist, Joshua (merchant)
Dates:
1769-1822.
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (2 folders )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0044
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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.

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in NMAH.AC.0044 for Manuscripts -- 18th century
Jacob Kendall's Account Book
Creators:
Kendall, Jacob (craftsman)
Dates:
1759-1787.
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 volume)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0033
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Account book dcouments Jacob Kendall of Dunstable, Mass. and his vocation as a rakemaker, ox bowmaker, cider maker, and wagoner.

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in NMAH.AC.0033 for Manuscripts -- 18th century
Polly Salmon Account Book
Creators:
Salmon, Polly (merchant)
Dates:
1785-1787
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 volume)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0040
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of one volume.

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in NMAH.AC.0040 for Manuscripts -- 18th century
Daniel M. Leland Account Book
Creators:
Leland, Daniel M. (merchant)
Dates:
1789-1791; 1837.
Size:
1 Item (1 volume)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0029
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of one account book.

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in NMAH.AC.0029 for Manuscripts -- 18th century
Captain Henry Piercy Property Account
Creators:
Piercy, Henry, Captain (landlord)
Dates:
1793-1799
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0041
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This one-page property account of Captain Henry Piercy, Alexandria, Va., describes rents received, taxes paid on properties.

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in NMAH.AC.0041 for Manuscripts -- 18th century
Thomas Evance Receipt Book
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Evance, Thomas, -1777
Dates:
1753-1775
Size:
1 Cubic foot (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0289
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A book of receipts for payments made by Thomas Evance to various individuals for purchases and payment of debts. Items listed include: A Mahogany Bedstead A dark Bay Horse 64 1/2 l (?) Loaf Sugar House Rent Rum Mahogany Table and Silver punch ladle Hams and Sugar Citron and lot of Books 33 Barrels …

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in NMAH.AC.0289 for Manuscripts -- 18th century
Alexander Smith Account and Letter Book
Creators:
Smith, Alexander, fl. 1790s
Dates:
1792-1797
Size:
1 Volume (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0083
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Correspondence of Alexander Smith, a merchant living in Alexandria, Virginia, correspondence consists of copies of his letters to other merchants. Of particular interest is a letter dated 1796 November 9, from Smith to George Washington concerning Smith's loan repayment.

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in NMAH.AC.0083 for Manuscripts -- 18th century
Joel Ryder Cyphering Books
Creators:
Ryder, Joel
Dates:
1792-1793.
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0089
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Two cyphering books belonging to and/or compiled by Joel Ryder (or Rider) of either New York or New Jersey, containing mathematical tables, square roots, computations, etc. One book bears the date 1792, the other 1793. Both soft-bound in cloth. One contains a number of locks of hair.

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in NMAH.AC.0089 for Manuscripts -- 18th century
Ramsay Family Papers
Creators:
Ramsay, William, 1716-1785 (minister)
Dates:
1749-1924; 1957
Size:
3.5 Cubic feet (9 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0088
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An extensive range of papers relating to the Ramsay family of Alexandria, Virginia.

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in NMAH.AC.0088 for Manuscripts -- 18th century
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