Skip to main content Skip to search results
Refine my results

Elisha Bartlett account book

Collection Identifier: Mss:770 1782-1823 B280
Scope and Contents: Account book kept by merchant, tailor, and general store owner Elisha Bartlett in Charlotte and Georgia, Vermont, from 1782 to 1823. Commodities sold at the store included rum, brandy, flax, corn, beef, tobacco, potatoes, and oats, as well as lumber. There are also charges for tailoring coats, dresses, breeches, and overalls. Additionally includes accounts of hiring out his horse or team, charges for serving writs, day labor, and rent from boarders. Bartlett received payment-in-kind by other...