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Lane and Usher Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0287

Scope and Contents

Day books of a general store in Bonny Eagle, Maine, and in Hollis, Maine, showing accounts receivable and accounts payable from Aug. 25, 1927-Aug. 22, 1828 and from Sept. 25, 1824-Aug. 1841.

Dates

  • 1827-1841

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Biographical Note

Abijah Usher was associated with John Lane in the lumber business in Bonny Eagle, Maine. He also had a small store at Bonny Eagle, selling groceries, and rum. He was a Colonel of the Militia, a representative to the legislature in 1811 and 1822, and a senator in 1829 and 1830.

Extent

2 ledgers (41 cm.)

Language of Materials

English

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.
Title
Guide to the Lane and Usher Records
Status
No Additional Box Or Folder List For This Small Collection
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:
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