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Account books

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Jackson Forge Mining Company ledger book

 Collection
Identifier: RHC-150
Scope and Contents Ruled ledger book, 406" x 181 mm. 451 pages, bound in full leather. Manuscript entries in black ink from June 1853 to January. The account ledger shows expenses after the merging of two companies: the Jackson Iron Mine of Jackson, Michigan, and the Sharon Iron Company of Sharon, Pennsylvania. The merger took place around 1852. Expenses are shown in detail for the company and include food, lodging and business expenses, such as shipping and laying plank for roads and railroads. Many employees...
Dates: June 1853 - January 1856