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Abraham Sollenberger ledger

 Collection
Identifier: 003-MS 248
Abstract Ledger containing the financial records of a farmer from Brecknock Township, Lancaster County, Pa. ‡b Includes an alphabetical list of those with whom Sollenberger had business dealings followed by an accounting of the individual transactions with each. Among those with whom Sollenberger traded were numerous families from the Cocalico region of Lancaster County. The last page of the ledger lists four recipes, hand-written in German script. The recipes are for a wine/rum punch, rosemary oil,...

Benjamin B. Eshleman Business Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: 003-MS 75
Scope and Contents Business ledger contains the accounting records of a mill operated by Benjamin B. Eshleman of Bartville, Pa. Includes the names of customers, the costs and the work completed at Eshleman's mill.

Charles M. Howell's Cash Book, Scrapbook and Other Material

 Collection
Identifier: 003-MS 67
Scope and Contents Cash book and scrapbook containing newspaper articles, engravings, invitations, tickets, and other items documenting the expenses, activities and interests of Charles Miller Howell.  The cash book records daily expenditures from June 4, 1858 to August 13, 1860 and includes transactions with many of Lancaster, Pennsylvania's most prominent citizens.  The scrapbook contains poems, short stories, news articles, and cartoons clipped from a variety of newspapers including The Olio, The Inquirer and...

D.B. Kauffman Store Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: 003-MS 7
Scope and Contents Store ledger. Contains business transaction and financial records of a blacksmith and horse implements dealer from Creswell, Pa. Includes the status of credit accounts, company expenses, and records of miscellaneous business dealings such as shoe and bridle repairs and the cost of services rendered.

Edwards and Bishop business records

 Collection
Identifier: 003-MS 16
Scope and Contents Ledgers (2 day books, 2 ledgers, 1 monthly summary, and 1 accounts receivable book). Includes store ledgers and receipt book covering the years 1875 to 1877 for the Edwards and Bishop Booksellers and Stationers store. Also includes the account ledgers of the Strasburg, Pa. farm managed by William B. Bishop from 1871 to 1901 and a ledger from the Quaker City Business College. Financial records, names of customers, items purchased and costs are included.

Jacob Sheffer Ledger Book

 Collection
Identifier: 003-MS 431
Abstract Ledger belonging to Jacob Sheffer, Falmouth, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania that includes cures and formulas for horses' medical problems, as well as accounting for persons hired by Sheffer and accounts with different members of the community.

James H. Reinert Account Ledger

 Collection — Box: Box 1
Identifier: 003-MS 140
Scope and Contents Account ledger recording the daily expenses of James H. Reinert.

John Andrew, Jr. Papers

 Collection — Box: 1 Box
Identifier: 003-MS 79
Scope and Contents Business ledger, documents relating to the estates of Andrew's parents, two documents relating to the Salisbury Township School District. ‡b Ledger contains the daily business records of John Andrew, Jr., of Salisbury Township, Lancaster County, Pa. from 1827 to 1842.  Includes a list of farm goods traded and names of those he traded with and a record of farm laborers he employed, including women and African-Americans.  School district documents include minutes of a meeting of those...

John Henry Ammon ledger

 Collection — Box: Box 1
Identifier: 003-MS 13
Scope and Contents Ledgers contain business records of a family farm and slaughterhouse. ‡b Includes daily transactions of the slaughterhouse from 1846 to 1856 and dairy farm records from 1857 to 1897.

John Leech Account Ledger

 Collection — Box: Box 1
Identifier: MS-139
Scope and Contents Account ledger, receipts, and letter relating primarily to the business affairs of John G. Leech of Lancaster County, Pa. ‡b Includes record of payments to laborers, also documents expenses incurred in repairing the schoolhouse in Bart Township.