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Birchall and Owen archive, 1849-1857
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Box 1, Folder 1

Itemized Birchall and Owen Archive contents.

Scope and Content Note

aGatherin', the bookseller, compiled a list for each document providing date, correspondent's name, terse summary of content, and whether the item was sent through the mail and includes postal markings
Box 1, Folder 2

Printed price lists and circulars. 1849-1851

Scope and Content Note

from the firms of: Philip Schieffelin and Co., New York; Jenks and Ogden, Philadelphia (1849, 1951); Jno. M. Maris and Co., Philadelphia; J. N. Keeler and Brother, Philadelphia; Douglass and Taylor, Kentucky Glass Works, Louisville; Phelps, Fowler and Co., New York


7 items
Box 1, Folder 3

Business documents. 1849

Scope and Content Note

letters of inquiry and orders, invoices, bills of laden, bearer notes, etc.


21 items
Box 1, Folder 4

Business documents. 1850-1857


17 items