Unidentified account book

Account book, 1805-1836, by an unidentified author, of foreign commerce conducted at such ports as New York, Baltimore and Philadelphia. These records include information on the coal trade in Schuylkill, Pennsylvania in 1834, the inspection of flour in New York in 1831-1832, various railroads and th...

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Corporate Author: Unknown author (Creator)
Collection:Unidentified Account Book
Collection Number:Am.9056
Format: Manuscript
Language:English
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Physical Description: 0.12 Linear feet 0.12 linear feet, 1 volume
Summary: Account book, 1805-1836, by an unidentified author, of foreign commerce conducted at such ports as New York, Baltimore and Philadelphia. These records include information on the coal trade in Schuylkill, Pennsylvania in 1834, the inspection of flour in New York in 1831-1832, various railroads and the arrival of schooners and other ships. Some of the items mentioned are tea, gunpowder, animals, tobacco and specifically coffee and cotton imported into Philadelphia. Statistics on cargoes include amounts of items and the price of duties, over differing time spans.