Michael Dennis account book

Collection:
Michael Dennis Account Book
Title:
Michael Dennis account book
Creator:
Dennis, Michael
Date of Original:
1855/1867
Subject:
Flour mills--Georgia
General stores--Georgia
Lumber trade--Georgia
Slave labor--Georgia
People:
Dennis, Michael
Location:
United States, Georgia, Putnam County, Eatonton, 33.3268, -83.3885
Medium:
account books
business records
Type:
Text
Format:
application/pdf
Description:
The collection consists of an account book of Michael Dennis for his general store, sawmill, and grist mill in Eatonton, Georgia from 1855-1867. The ledger entries contain the customer's name, items purchased, and price for items such as lumber, household goods, food, and clothing. Additional entries pertain to hiring out of enslaved people, the sale of beef cattle to the Confederate government, and later repurchase of the hides.
Metadata URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/id:guan_0165_harg0165-001-001
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:guan_0165_harg0165-001-001
Bibliographic Citation (Cite As):
Box 1, Folder 1, Michael Dennis account book, ms165, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.
Holding Institution:
Hargrett Library
Rights:
Rights Statement information

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