Greensburg, Kentucky Account Book Collection, 1838-1871

Descriptive Summary

Title
Greensburg, Kentucky Account Book Collection, 1838-1871
Creator
Various Greensburg, Kentucky Firms and Individuals
Extent
2 1/2 boxes, 13 folders. 15 items
Finding Aid Author
Archives Staff
Repository
Western Kentucky University

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
The account books in this collection are from several different firms and individuals in Greensburg, Kentucky. Included are the traveler's registers of a hotel; cash and account books of general merchandise stores; records of a tailoring shop, the Kentucky Stage Company, and a lodging stable. Records of "Green County Southern Relief Society" and "Sacks let out to be filled" (with corn), are listed (See BSB, B3-2).

Contents of the Collection

Account books. 1854-1869. 5 items.

  • Box 1

Travelers' register of Eagle Hotel, kept by Samuel H.Woodring. 1854-1857. 1 item. Approximately 200 pages.

  • Box 1, folder 1
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Traveler's register of Eagle Hotel, kept by Samuel H.Woodring. 1857-1860. 1 item. Approximately 200 pages.

  • Box 1, folder 2

Letter of Woodring to Mr. Christie. December 23, 1868. 1 item.

  • Box 1, folder 2a
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Account book of a general merchandise store. 1860-1862. 1 item. Approximately 400 pages.

  • Box 1, folder 3
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Account books. 1838-1869. 3 items.

  • Box 2

Cashbook of Thomas & Worley, merchants. 1838-1850. 1 item. 100 pages.

  • Box 2, folder 1
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Cashbook of Richard Marshall. 1857-1860. 1 item. 32 pages.

  • Box 2, folder 2
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Merchant's cashbook. 1857-1869.1 item. 233 pages.

  • Box 2, folder 3
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Cashbook of Chelf & Hudson, merchants. 1857-1869. 1 item. 88 pages.

  • Box 2, folder 4
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Account books. 1851-1871. 7 items.

  • Box 3

Ledger of Gum & Woodring; records of tailoring shop and generalmerchandise store. 1851-1857. 1 item. 176 pages.

  • Box 3, folder 1
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Account book of a general merchandise store.1860. 1 item. Approximately 200 pages.

  • Box 3, folder 2
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Cashbook of Durham & Hudson, merchants. 1860-1862. 1 item. Approximately 200 pages.

  • Box 3, folder 3
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Account book of a general merchandise store. 1862-1866. 1 item. Approximately 400 pages.

  • Box 3, folder 4
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Account book of Samuel H. Woodring, records as deputy sheriffand personal store accounts. 1862-1871. 1 item. 86 pages.

  • Box 3, folder 5
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Account book of Samuel H. Woodring; records of hotel, lodgingstable, Kentucky Stage Company. 1862-1866. 1 item. Approximately 400 pages.

  • Box 3, folder 6

Debts exception explained, I. C. Moss (?) legal paper1867?. 1 item.

  • Box 3, folder 6a
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