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Joseph Gibbons account book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-010
This collection is comprised of the single volume account book of John Gibbons' household expenses for his home in Philadelphia, for the years from 1790-1837. Entries include payments for dry goods, wages for servants, saddles, and services, such as sending out the washing or a home visit from a doctor.

Dates

  • 1790-1837

Creator

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17).

Extent

0.13 Linear Feet

Biographical note

Joseph Gibbons (1762-1837) was born October 16, 1762 in Philadelphia, Pa., the son of John and Martha Gibbons. In April of 1789, he married Sarah Milhous. Joseph Gibbons died on May 1, 1837.

Acquisition note

Unknown.

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed November 2015.
Title
Joseph Gibbons account books, 1790-1837
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
November 2015
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

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