Hiram S. Spencer Ledger, 1822-1866
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Brief Description:

The Hiram S. Spencer Ledger collection (2011-35-0) is a personal account book that was used by Hiram S. Spencer. The book has records of money received and given ranging from purchasing wagon irons to receiving money for  “five days works haying.” Spencer served in Company A, Second Regiment, C.V. Heavy Artillery, from 1862-65, but there are no Civil War expenditures or notations in the ledger.

Currently housed in 3A Box 22.

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: 00/2008-35-0
Created by: Spencer, Hiram S.
Volume: 1.0
Acquired: 11/07/2008.
Biographical Note for Spencer, Hiram S. : Hiram S. Spencer was a Corporal in Company A Infantry in the 19th Regiment of Connecticut of Volunteers. He was a hotel-keeper.
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: Mrs. Hudson's Fine Books  Museum Purchase
PreferredCitation: Hiram S. Spencer Ledge (2008-35-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.