A Guide to the Shoe Dealer's Account Book, 1762-1779 Shoe Dealer's Account Book MS 50.5

A Guide to the Shoe Dealer's Account Book, 1762-1779

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the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
Manuscript Number MS 50.5


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Repository
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Manuscript number
MS 50.5
Title
Shoe Dealer's Account Book, 1762-1779.
Extent
1 vol. (69 p. ; 42 cm.)
Location
Oversize.
Language
English

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Preferred Citation

Shoe Dealer's Account Book, Manuscript MS 50.5, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Acquisition Information

Purchase, 1950.

Alternative Form

Also available on microfilm M-1555.


Scope and Content Information

Book of accounts for large lots of all types and sizes of shoes sold in southeastern England, especially Kent, to customers who included Mrs. Clark, Mrs. Sarah Culmer, Mrs. Friday, Thomas Hamilton, Richard Ide, Edward Jackson, Mrs. Sarah Palmer, Mrs. Rebecca Patience, William Simmons, Mrs. Susanna Simson, John Sole, and Mrs. Catherine Walk. There are also a few accounts in connection with the estate of Mrs. Ann Kemp of Ramsgate.

Index Terms

    Persons:

  • Kemp, Ann--Estate.
  • Subjects:

  • Shoemakers--England.
  • Genre and Form Terms:

  • Account books--England--18th century.
  • Estate records--England--18th century.