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Edward Bourne Account Book

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1034-sc

Scope and Contents Note

An account book belonging to Edward Bourne of Readfield, Maine. Included are records from 1823 to 1849 of charges for plowing, hauling materials such as stone, cider and wood, and moving cattle. Some of the records are for Jedediah Bourne who may have been Edward's brother.

Dates

  • October 20, 1823-May 1849

Creator

Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Biographical Note

Edward Bourne, a resident of Readfield, Maine, was born in Massachusetts and died on Nov. 30, 1862 at the age of 68 years 3 months. Jedediah Bourne, also a resident of Readfield and also born in Massachusetts, died on May 18, 1881 at the age of 77 years 9 months. Possibly Edward and Jedediah were brothers.

Extent

1 folder (1 item ; 31 cm)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

An account book belonging to Edward Bourne of Readfield, Maine. Some of the records are for Jedediah Bourne who may have been Edward's brother.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Holden, North Yarmouth, Maine in May 2001.

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.
Title
Guide to the Edward Bourne Account Book
Status
No Additional Box Or Folder List For This Small Collection
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States
207-581-1686