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1 Title:   Isaac R. Gifford daybook  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Gifford, Isaac R.  
  Dates:   1818-1820  
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The collection consists of a daybook of Isaac R. Gifford from 1818-1820. Entries include customer transactions from Gifford's store in Savannah, Georgia, and commentaries regarding the weather, militia, day-to-day activities, and a trip to Charleston, South Carolina. The daybook also includes information pertaining to Gifford's business interests in Massachusetts and New York.
 
  Identifier:   ms143  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   T. B. Rees & Company daybook  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   T.B. Rees & Co. (Eatonton, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1826  
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The collection consists of the daybook of T. B. Rees & Co., in Eatonton, Georgia. Entries include name of customer, itemized listing of purchases, and price. Purchases are for a variety of general merchandise.
 
  Identifier:   ms153  
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3 Title:   Irwin and Pate account book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Irwin and Pate (Lumpkin, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1832-1833  
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The collection consists of an account book of Irwin and Pate, for their general store in Lumpkin, Georgia, from 1832-1833. Entries include name of customer, itemized listing of purchases, and price. Also includes descriptive lists of fabrics, shoes, hardware, and medicines purchased for stock.
 
  Identifier:   ms164  
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4 Title:   Isaac Hughes account book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hughes, Isaac  
  Dates:   1817-1818  
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The collection consists of an account book of Isaac Hughes for a general store located in Goshen, Georgia from February 1817-November 1818. Entries contain the date, item purchased, amount, and price for household and farm supplies, sewing items, cloth, food staples, liquor, and books.
 
  Identifier:   ms171  
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5 Title:   Banks County (Ga.) mercantile records  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1901-1937  
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The collection consists of eleven volumes of mercantile records from Banks County, Georgia, possibly in the town of Maysville, including customer or company names, date of purchases, items purchased, and prices. A folder containing loose papers, from 1908-1937, concerns M.D. Pittman and various business dealings, including Bacon Milling Co., Maysville, Georgia.
 
  Identifier:   ms3053  
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6 Title:   John W. McCalla General Store (Heardmont, Ga.) bill  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   John W. McCalla General Store (Heardmont, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1888 November 29  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of a bill (receipted) to J. L. Adams from the firm of John W. McCalla General Store in Heardmont, Georgia, November 29, 1888. Purchases include food, clothing, tools, feed for stock, etc. for the year 1888. This one item gives a good idea of what people bought in a small town at that period.
 
  Identifier:   ms660  
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7 Title:   Harden and Johnson account book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Harden and Johnson (Watkinsville, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1830  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of an account book for Harden and Johnson, 1830. Entries list date, customer's name, items purchased (food staples, tobacco, liquor, cloth, household items, and clothing), and price.
 
  Identifier:   ms127  
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8 Title:   John Sandefur account book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Madison Hotel (Madison, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1819-1823  
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The collection consists of an account book of John Sandefur for his general store and the Madison Hotel in Madison, Georgia. Entries for the general store (January 1819-October 1820) include the customer's name, date of purchase, page number of day book which lists items purchased, and price. Entries for the Madison Hotel (January 1822-March 1823) contain the date, customer's name, items purchased, and prices (drinks, meals, lodging, and stabling charges).
 
  Identifier:   ms149  
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9 Title:   John C. Carter account book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Carter, John C.  
  Dates:   1831-1837  
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The collection consists of an account book for a general store, sawmill, and grist mill in Clinton and Macon, Georgia owned by John C. Carter. Ledger entries (1831-1837) include the customer's name, item purchased, and price pertaining to sales of food, household goods, furniture, and lumber. Additional entries relate to the hire of slaves for work, IOUs for cash or materials, Carter's practice of using peddlers to sell watches, persons receiving meal, and grist mill business.
 
  Identifier:   ms152  
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10 Title:   Francis Thomas account books  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Thomas, Francis, active 1835-1837  
  Dates:   1835-1837  
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The collection consists of three account books of Francis Thomas for his general store in "Hamptonsville," Georgia from 1835-1837. Entries include the customer's name, item purchased, and price. Items sold include liquor, tobacco, cloth, sewing items, clothing, household items, and food staples.
 
  Identifier:   ms157  
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11 Title:   Miller and Worsham general store account book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Miller and Worsham (Hopewell, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1846-1847  
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The collection consists of account books of Miller and Worsham, for their general store in Hopewell, Georgia, from August 1846-1847. Entries include name of customer, itemized list of purchases, and price. Purchases include a variety of general merchandise. The volume includes additional entries pertaining to charges for postage of newspapers and magazines.
 
  Identifier:   ms161  
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12 Title:   Miller and Worsham general store account book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Miller and Worsham (Hopewell, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1847-1848  
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The collection consists of an account books of Miller and Worsham, for their general store in Hopewell, Georgia, from 1847-1848. Entries include name of customer, itemized list of purchases, and price. Purchases include a variety of general merchandise. The volume includes a list of women, who's husbands or sons serve or served "in the army" and perhaps the number of children, for distribution of salt shares.
 
  Identifier:   ms162  
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13 Title:   Post Hill (Georgia) general store and tavern account book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   none  
  Dates:   1820  
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The collection consists of the account book of a general store and tavern located in Post Hill, Georgia. Entries are dated 1820, and include names of customers, itemized lists of purchases, and prices. Purchases are for a variety of general merchandise, including whiskey. The store may have been operated by John Thomas or John Thomas McKnell.
 
  Identifier:   ms170  
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14 Title:   Thomas Bishop & Son daybook  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Bishop, Edward P., -1881  
  Dates:   1861-1870, 1886-1887  
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The collection consists of daybook of Thomas Bishop & Son, Athens, Georgia, from 1861-1870. Entries include name of customer, items purchased, and price. The account book also contains entries (1886-1887) relating mostly to timber taken from A.F. Bishop's farm. The book includes a name index in the front.
 
  Identifier:   ms190  
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15 Title:   Richard M. Rice store account book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Rice, Richard M.  
  Dates:   1850-1852  
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One ledger from a general store operated by Richard M. Rice in Hart and Elbert Counties in Georgia during the 1850s and 1860s. It includes details of purchases and sales, including prices, of assorted items, including cotton, tobacco, alcohol, clothing, and hardware items.
 
  Identifier:   ms2954  
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16 Title:   Store and hotel ledger book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Harper, John A. H.  
  Dates:   1837-1856  
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The collection consists of an ledger book that is also used as a scrapbook. The first several pages contain newspaper clippings and advertisements. The remaining pages account for items purchased and names of purchasers at a store in Elberton, Georgia, in 1837; names and hometowns of people who stayed at the Oxford Hotel from 1849-1851, and provisions brought for the hotel from 1851-1854; and operational expenditures of the Hunter House in Covington, Georgia, from 1853-1856. The ledger possibly belonged to John A. H. Harper.
 
  Identifier:   ms3004  
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17 Title:   William S. Stokes daybook  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Stokes, William S.  
  Dates:   1818  
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The collection consists of an account book of William S. Stokes, for his general store located in Petersburg, Georgia. Entries (for the year of 1818) include customer's name, items purchased, and price. Items purchased include food staples, dry goods, liquor, household items, and tobacco.
 
  Identifier:   ms99  
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18 Title:   Michael Dennis account book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Dennis, Michael  
  Dates:   1855-1867  
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The collection consists of an account book of Michael Dennis for his general store, sawmill, and grist mill in Eatonton, Georgia from 1855-1867. The ledger entries contain customer's name, items purchased, and price for items such as lumber, household goods, food, and clothing. Additional entries pertain to hiring out of enslaved people, the sale of beef cattle to the Confederate government, and later repurchase of the hides.
 
  Identifier:   ms165  
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19 Title:   William A. Cobb daybooks  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Cobb, William A.  
  Dates:   1845-1851  
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The collection consists of daybooks of William A. Cobb, Thomaston, Georgia, from 1845-1851. Entries include the date, customer's name, items purchased, and price of items. Items purchased include sewing materials, cloth, tobacco, household items, knives, clothing, and farm implements.
 
  Identifier:   ms173  
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20 Title:   Sautee Store (White County, Ga.) records  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Sautee Store (White County, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1872-1948  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of store ledgers, a gold mining operation ledger (Child's Ditch), a variety of post office record books for Sautee, one for Lynch Post Office, and a few for Asbestos Post Office. Postmasters mentioned for Asbestos are Enoch B. Craven and Simpson B. Logan, J. A. Hood for Lynch and for Sautee, Alfred Perkins Williams and Robert A. Williams. There are also product catalogs, store-related items, correspondence and pamphlets.
 
  Identifier:   ms3212  
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