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|Creator:||Stevens, John H., fl. 1802-1817.|
|Title:||John H. Stephens (fl. 1802-1817), Merchant Daybook|
|Abstract:||Daybook kept by John H. Stephens, a Newark, NJ grocer and merchant shipper.|
|Quantity:||.2 linear feet|
|Collection Number:||MG 172|
John H. Stephens was a Newark grocer and merchant shipper, whose trade with Europe and the West Indies during the Napoleonic Wars involved privateering by both French and American vessels. In later life he served as president of the Newark Whaling Company which owned the Ship John Wells.
Consists of a single daybook kept by a Newark grocer and merchant shipper which lists names of customers, items purchased and prices paid.
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|The entries below represent persons, organizations, topics, forms, and occupations documented in this collection.|
|Stephens, John H., 1802-1817.|
|Newark Whaling Company (Newark, N.J.)|
|Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815.|
|Essex County (N.J.)|
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This collection should be cited as: Manuscript Group 172, John H. Stephens (fl. 1802-1817), Merchant Daybook, The New Jersey Historical Society.
Gift of William M. Sommer, 1930.
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