James Weir Ledger,1813-1815

Descriptive Summary

Title
James Weir Ledger,1813-1815
Creator
Weir, James, 1777-1845
Extent
1 v. (500 p.)
Subjects
General stores-- Kentucky-- Greenville-- Archives.
Merchants-- Kentucky-- Greenville-- History-- 19th century.
Merchants-- Kentucky-- Greenville-- History-- Sources.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Businessman of Greenville, Ky. Ledger kept at James Weir's general merchandise store in Greenville, Ky. It is in the handwriting of Jacob Zimmerman, with added entries by James Weir, and records store activity, using pounds, shillings, and pence as the medium of exchange. The ledger is indexed. Described in Otto A. Rothert's A history of Muhlenburg County (Louisville, Ky., 1913), 117-21