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Descriptive Summary

Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Walker and Hamilton Drugstore Ledgers, 1856-1858



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Walker and Hamilton Drugstore
Title: Walker and Hamilton Drugstore Ledgers
Dates: 1856-1858
Abstract: Comprised of two ledger books, the Walker and Hamilton Ledgers, 1856-1858, document the purchases and debts of its customers.
Extent: 3 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Historical Note

Located in Seguin, Texas, the Walker and Hamilton Drugstore operated during the mid-19th century.

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Scope and Contents

Comprised of two ledger books, the Walker and Hamilton Ledgers, 1856-1858, document the purchases and debts of its customers. The ledgers are organized by customer name, listing purchases for sundries and other merchandise by date and the amount paid or balance owed.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Organizations)
Walker and Hamilton Drugstore -- Archives.
Subjects
Drugstores -- Texas -- History -- 19th century.
Places
Seguin (Tex.) -- History -- 19th century.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Walker and Hamilton Drugstore Ledgers, 1856-1858, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

box
2H150 Ledger, 1856-1857
box
2H151 Ledger, 1858

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