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Memorandum Books (1857-1877)

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1261-sc

Scope and Contents

Memorandum and account books from 1857, 1876 and 1877 by an unknown compiler, probably in the Portland, Maine, area. The volumes record daily purchases and expenditures for groceries, dry-goods, personal expenses, taxes, etc. The volume from 1876 also details expenses of trips between Portland and Philadelphia.

Dates

  • 1857-1877

Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Extent

3 Volumes (14-17 cm)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Memorandum and account books from 1857, 1876 and 1877 by an unknown compiler, probably in the Portland, Maine, area. The volumes record daily purchases and expenditures for groceries, dry-goods, personal expenses, taxes, etc. The volume from 1876 also details expenses of trips between Portland and Philadelphia.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased in January 2003.

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.

Title
Guide to the Memorandum Books (1857-1877)
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