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Archives & Manuscripts

account books

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 73 Collections and/or Records:

Josiah W. Leeds account books

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-015
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the three volumes of account books of Josiah W. Leeds. The volumes record the publication account of various books written by Leeds and others. Each volume records the number of volumes purchased, who they were sold to, or how they were distributed, and the price each volume was sold for, for each title. At the back of each volume are clippings of book reviews for the titles accounted for in the volume.

Christopher Marshall Jr. account book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-016
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume account book of Christopher Marshall Jr., and records the accounts of various individuals, including payments made and account balances.

Matlack family financial records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-017
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the three volumes of financial records of the Matlack family, including the account books of Ann Roberts Stackhouse Matlack and Asa Matlack, and the receipt book of Mordecai Matlack.

Morris family financial records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-018
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the 51 volumes of business and personal financial records of various members of the Morris family. Materials include account books, trustee accounts, and receipt books. Volumes generally record deposits, withdrawals for payments for goods and services, and account balances.

Neometha Bathing Society records

 Collection
Identifier: HCQ-003-006
Overview This collection details the financial transactions, elections, and major projects of Neometha Bathing Society from 1873-1878. This includes payment for labor and supplies, officer information, and the construction and maintainance of "Julia's Bath," a pond created by the organization to provide swimming accomodations to its members.

Painter Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-110
Overview The Painter family was an early Pennsylvania Quaker family that married into the Minshall family of Delaware County. In 1681, William Penn granted Thomas Minshall a land tract which now includes the Tyler Arboretum. The property was home to eight generations of the same family. The collection includes family correspondence, business and legal papers, property records, papers on interests and concerns of the Painter brothers, genealogical papers, and miscellaneous deeds and other papers...

Ann Pancoast account book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-021
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume account book of Ann Pancoast. The volume records deposits, withdrawals for payments for goods and services, and account balances.

Josiah Philbrook account book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-024
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume account book of Josiah Philbrook. A note on the inside cover reads: “This Book belongs to South China Mechanics Association.” The first section is organized by two columns: Expenditures and Receipts. The remainder of the volume is organized alphabetically by names of individuals.

Provident Society for Employing the Poor account book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-025
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume Treasurer's account book for the Provident Society for Employing the Poor. The volume records deposits, withdrawals for payments, and account balances for the accounts of the Provident Society for employing the Poor. The inside cover includes a description of the duties of the Treasurer for the Society, as well as lists of the board of managers of the Society for different years.

Purdy Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-243
Overview The collection contains account books, financial papers, family correspondence, and miscellaneous papers of William Purdy, a New York Quaker preacher, and his family. He was a member of Amawalk Monthly Meeting, attending Croton preparative and worship meetings, and traveled in the ministry, leaving an undated record of the Friends and meetings that he visited. Purdy was donated money, land, and labor towards building a new bridge and school house in Cortlandt. Collection also includes...