Accounts and expenses, 1853-1870

Collection:
Henry Newton Papers, 1842-1900
Title:
Accounts and expenses, 1853-1870
Creator:
Newton, Henry, 1823-1913
Date of Original:
1853/1870
Subject:
Sermons, American--19th century--Registers
Accounts--United States--Georgia
Newton, Henry, 1823-1913--Costs
African Americans--Southern States--Religion--History--19th century
Southern States--Race relations
African Americans--Southern States--Religion--History--19th century
Slavery--Georgia
Slaves--Georgia
Enslaved persons--Georgia
Slavery--Southern States
Slaves--Southern States
Enslaved persons--Southern States
People:
Newton, Henry, 1823-1913
Location:
United States, Southern States, 33.346678, -84.119434
Medium:
account books
Type:
Text
Format:
image/jp2
Description:
Account book of reverend Reverend Henry Newton. This account book features lists of transactions, family expenses, monies paid out, and produce received from churches, all dating from 1853 to 1870. In addition, there is a list of sermons performed by Newton organized by the book of the Bible from which they came. Also included are notes on a contract for building additions to Newton's home and a list of sermons 'Preached to Negroes at Thyatira at Jefferson at Concord'
From notes: [dischronologized material] Bound notebook.
Account book, 1853-1859 (55 pages severely damaged, presumably by fire)
Sermon register, with occasional notes about the church and members (e.g., tithes with names associated)
Family expenses, 1868-1870 (household goods, foods, African Americans hired, and names of persons owed)
Monies paid out, 1856-1866
Monies received in 1855
Sermon register (“Preached to Negroes at Thyatira at Jefferson at Concord,” 110-111), 1863-1867
Contracts for buildings [with expenses]
Notes outstanding
Produce received from Churches, 1863
Cash paid out, 1854-1855
Cash paid in, 1854
Biography of John Newton (1 pages)
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/gcl_hnp_hn-02-1
Digital Object URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/gcl_hnp_hn-02-1#item
IIIF manifest:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/gcl_hnp_hn-02-1/presentation/manifest.json
Language:
eng
Extent:
7 1/2 x 12 1/4 inches ; 155 pages
Holding Institution:
Columbia Theological Seminary
Rights:
Rights Statement information

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