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Joseph Isaac shipping receipt book : San Francisco, Calif. 1859-1860.
BANC MSS 2011/240 v.1
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Title:

Joseph Isaac shipping receipt book: San Francisco, Calif. 1859-1860

Creator/Contributor:

Isaac, Joseph., creator

Abstract:

Bound book containing pages of printed shipping receipt forms for goods received for delivery aboard ships to other persons, ships, and places throughout California. Each page contains an original and duplicate receipt. Both sides were filled in and the original portion was torn off and given to the sender with the duplicates being retained in the volume. Some of the original receipts are still attached to the duplicates. Filled out receipts include the date, name of sender, name of ships, destinations, and items being shipped.

Date:

1859 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Isaac, Joseph
Shipping -- California -- San Francisco

Note:

Printed at bottom of original receipts: "Joseph Isaac, 131 Sansome Street."
Joseph Isaac receipt book : San Francisco, Calif. 1859-1860, BANC MSS 2011/240, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; from Ken Harrison Western Americana; 20110909.
In English.

Type:

Shipping records.
Receipts (financial records).
Forms (documents).

Physical Description:

print
1 volume ; 13 x 27 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2011/240 v.1

Origin:

California