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account books

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 42 Collections and/or Records:

Abington Friends School (Abington, Pa.) Account book

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-001
Overview Abington Friends School was established by Abington Monthly Meeting in the latter part of the eighteenth century as a day school. The account book covers the period 1828-1842. Pupil's names are given with the status of their payments, etc.
Dates: 1828-1842

Anonymous financial records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-013
Overview This collection is comprised of a single volume anonymous account book, which is "an account of mony advanced for the Poor of the City of Philadelphia." Entries include amounts donated by various individuals in the Philadelphia area.
Dates: 1778-1779

Joshua L. Baily account book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-001
Overview This volume was originally used as an account book, from 1794 to 1795, and was later repurposed as a diary or timeline of events, dated from 1826 to 1915. The section of the volume that acts as an account book includes an index, in which individuals are organized alphabetically, and entries record amounts paid or owned, the goods purchased, and the currency used. Goods listed are mainly dry goods and lumber, including: flour, "middling" (bulk goods of medium grade), hog feed, cornmeal,...
Dates: 1794-1915

Biddle family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-177
Overview This collection contains the papers of Philadelphia Quaker Owen Biddle (1737-1799), his son, Clement Biddle (1778-1856), and numerous descendants. Owen Biddle, a scientist and merchant, was a member of Philadelphia Monthly Meeting and helped in the establishment of Westtown School (1799). Owen Biddle's papers, 1772-1793, (Series 1) include correspondence, and journals, some of which relate to his Revolutionary War activities. Three of his letterbooks, 1778-1779, have been microfilmed. The...
Dates: 1793-1951

Israel Howell Birdsall account book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-002
Overview Entries in the account book of Israel Howell Birdsall record amounts paid or owed, goods purchased, and currency used. Majority of entries include the purchase and sale of: oil, oil meal (used as food for livestock), flax seed, plaster, beans, apples, and butter. The volume includes an index, in which individuals are organized alphabetically.
Dates: 1810-1819

Josiah H. Branson account book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-003
Overview This account book records Josiah H. Branson's business transactions as a cobbler. Entries include the amount received and the work done, including making shoes, slippers, and boots; repairing shoes, slippers, and boots; and soling, heeling, and capping shoes and boots.
Dates: 1860-1862

Class of 1916 records

 Collection
Identifier: HCQ-002-1916
Overview This collection contains a minute book (1912-1973) and an account ledgar (1920-1970) from the class of 1916.
Dates: 1912-1973

Comfort family financial records

 Item
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-004
Overview This collection is comprised of two volumes of the financial records of the Comfort family.
Dates: 1803-1912

Cope family financial records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-005
Overview The Cope family's financial records include an account book, a Pennsylvania bank account book, and two family cash books. The collection includes both business and personal financial records.
Dates: 1789-1883

Charles C. Cresson account book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-006
Overview Charles C. Cresson's account book includes cash accounts for each year and tracks his income per year, “securities” (stocks, bonds, etc.), and expenses per year.
Dates: 1837-1867