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T. W. Allan & Sons Records

Identifier: SpC MS 1208-sc

Financial records of a general store in Dennysville, Maine, owned by Theophilus W. Allan and his sons. Volumes include two daybooks, dated 1869 and 1894-1895, as well as two ledgers dated 1889-1902 and 1901-1912. The store sold groceries, dry-goods, hardware, etc.

Dates: 1869-1912

T. Wyman & Son Records

Identifier: SpC MS 1204-sc
Abstract Records of a general store in Sebec, Maine, owned by Thoedore Wyman and his son, Theodore H. Wyman. Included are three ledgers dating from the 1830s to 1883. The earliest ledger appears to record transactions of a business called Jewett & Wyman. The ledgers include names of customers but do not record specific purchases made by each customer. Also found in the collection is a daybook dating from 1871-1873 which details the purchase of items such as lard, sugar, molasses, oil, etc. A...
Dates: 1831-1883

Herbert E. Tracy Boat Shop Records

Identifier: SpC MS 0506
Abstract The collection contains financial records of a boat shop and dock owned by Herbert E. Tracy in Winter Harbor, Maine. The collection contains five volumes of records. Tracy records expenses for services he provided to boats in his yard, including repairs, refittings, berth rentals, towing charges, wharf accounts, and sales of all kinds of nautical supplies. One of the volumes, listed as a memo book, contains town financial records for Winter Harbor for 1896, as well as a list of names and...
Dates: 1896-1916; Majority of material found within 1899-1913

True and Sweetser Day Book

Identifier: SpC MS 0509
Scope and Contents

Includes accounts relating to the schooner Lizzie Brewster primarily for labor aboard the schooner.

Dates: March 1, 1852-1853

Wakefield Family Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0609

Business records of Orick (O.H.) Wakefield and his son, Ralph J. Wakefield. The Wakefields were residents of Lowell, Maine.

Dates: 1868-1962; Majority of material found within 1884-1940

William C. Walker Records

Identifier: SpC MS 1192-sc

Records include a financial ledger kept by William C. Walker between 1829 and 1843, recording his work as a cobbler in Stow, Maine. The ledger is accompanied by a daybook from 1831; this volume has "William C. Walker book no. 2" written inside the front cover.

Dates: 1829-1843

Warren Fish Company Daybooks

Identifier: SpC MS 1797-sc
Content Description

Daybooks for the Warren Fish Company in Five Islands, Maine, wholesaler dealers in salted, pickled, and smoked fish. Details 1913 type and amount of fish caught by various vessels. Fish include cod, halibut, hake, pollock, salmon, butterfish, and sea trout.

Dates: 1913

Watch Repairer's Daybooks

Identifier: SpC MS 0986-sc

A daybook of a watch repairer in Maine.

Dates: December 16, 1911-July 14, 1913

Perley M. Webster Financial Daybook

Identifier: SpC MS 1474-sc

A daybook maintained by Perley Webster from September 1941 to January 1945. The volume records Webster's purchases as well as amounts he earned selling dairy products. It also contains lists of amounts spent on gasoline, oil and repairs as well as groceries. Miscellaneous receipts, notes, etc., accompany the daybook.

Dates: 1941-1945

Daniel A. Whittier Daybook

Identifier: SpC MS 1277-sc

Daybook of a business, presumably a general store, belonging to Daniel A. and Reuben Whittier of Palermo, Maine. The volume records daily sales to customers and gives customer names, purchases and costs. Items sold include liquor, glass, canvas, buttons, shoes, molasses, etc.

Dates: 1838-1840

Japheth Winn Records

Identifier: SpC MS 1203-sc

Records of a blacksmith in Clinton, Maine. Collection includes two daybooks, dating from 1826-1829 and 1832-1839, that record work done for customers and the costs. Also includes a ledger dating from 1832 that records financial transactions by customer name.

Dates: 1826-1839