A Guide to the Weaver's Draft Notebook/Account Book, 19th Century. Schlosser, Philip. Weaver's Draft Notebook/Account Book, 19th Century. MS 89.22

A Guide to the Weaver's Draft Notebook/Account Book, 19th Century.

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Manuscript Number MS 89.22


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Repository
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Manuscript number
MS 89.22
Title
Weaver's Draft Notebook/Account Book, 19th Century.
Extent
1 vol. (194 pp.)
Creator
Schlosser, Philip, 1760-1829.
Language
English

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Preferred Citation

Weaver's Draft Notebook/Account Book, Manuscript # MS 89.22, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Acquisition Information

Gift, 1973.


Biographical/Historical Information

Philip Schlosser (1760-1829) was a weaver in eastern Pennsylvania.

Scope and Content Information

Weaver's draft notebook of Philip Schlosser (1760-1829), of eastern Pennsylvania, with drafts, names of some patterns, and other details. Notebook also includes scattered accounts (1845-1868) possibly of David Danner or John Danner (1787-1862) for sales of produce, wheat, and beef and listings of time worked and chores of hired hands. Also recipes to fatten hogs, cure croup and consumption, and tan furs or leather.

Index Terms

    Persons:

  • Danner, David.
  • Danner, John, 1787-1862.
  • Subjects:

  • Agriculture --Pennsylvania --History --19th Century.
  • Medicine --Formulae, receipts, prescriptions --History --19th Century.
  • Weaving --History.
  • Weaving --Patterns.
  • Weaving --Pennsylvania --History --19th Century.

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Danner, David.
  • Danner, John, 1787-1862.