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-- Manuscript Group 844, Nathan White (fl. 1780-1786), Currier Account Book, 1780 - 1786

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Manuscript Group 844, Nathan White (fl. 1780-1786), Currier

Account Book, 1780-1786, 0.2 linear feet / 1 volume

Call Number: MG 844


Summary:

Financial records kept by Nathan White (fl. 1780-1786), a currier in either Middlesex or Somerset County, New Jersey.

 

Biographical Note:

Nathan White (fl. 1780-1786) was a currier in either Middlesex or Somerset County, New Jersey.

 

Provenance Note:

The source of this collection is unknown

 

Scope and Content Note:

The records consist of an account book, dating from 1780-1786, that details Nathan White’s business as a currier.  The majority of the transactions are for the treatment and sale of skins.  Each entry lists the name of the customer, date, goods or services provided, price, and method of payment (cash, barter, or labor).  White’s customers were primarily from Middlesex and Somerset counties.

 

Related Collections:

See the records/papers of other New Jersey curriers.

 

Processed by Jeff McMillan, August 2000 as part of the "Farm to City" project funded by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

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