Turner, Woodruff & Co. account book, 1814
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Brief Description:

Turner Woodruff & Co. account book (1959-35-0), is an account book used by a general store. The book was used during August 25, 1814 through October 17, 1814. The entries in the account book include who the transaction was with, what the costumer purchased, and sometimes prices are included. While no name of an owner is found on the book, the customer names and the time periods makes it highly possible that it was used by Turner Woodruff & Co.

Turner Woodruff & Co. was a business operated by Isaac Turner and Enoch J. Woodruff in Northfield from 1794-1822.  They ran a general store as well as servedas mortgage/real estate brokers.  This account book includes recordings of large financial transactions, including loans.

This item is housed in 3B Box 108.

Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
7 South Street, P.O. Box 385
Litchfield, CT 6759
Phone: 860-567-4501
Fax: 860-567-3565
Email: archivist [at] litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org
Record Series Number: 00/1959-35-0
Volume: 1.0
Acquired: 01/01/1959.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Merchants -- Connecticut -- Northfield
Northfield (Conn.)
Genres/Forms of Material
Account books
Business records
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Copyright has been transferred to the Litchfield Historical Society for materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Acquisition Notes: Samuel W. Porter, Goshen, CT.  Gift
Related Materials: Turner Woodruff & Co. Papers.
PreferredCitation: Account Book, Turner Woodruff & Co., (1959-35-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.