Bostwick and Weed Account Book, 1835-1839
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Brief Description:

The Bostwick and Weed account book (2011-123-0) is an account book used by the Bostwick and Weed general store during the years 1835-1839. The book contains a few styles of organization and entry styles. The book opens with entries from 1836 describing work done and notes given to various people. There then seems to be a short index that contains give names and the page number those five names appear on. This is then followed by entries created in 1835. These entries contain the date of the transaction, the name of the person the transaction was with, and for what the transaction was made. Products sold that can be found in this account book range from shoes, meat, wood, and leather.

Currently housed in 3B Box 21.

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]
Record Series Number: 00/2011-123-0
Volume: 1.0 Items
Acquired: 07/06/2011.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Genres/Forms of Material
Account books
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: Unknown  Found in collection
PreferredCitation: Bostwick and Weed Account Book (2011-123-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.