H. G. Farrell- Medicine Sales- Riverboat Deliveries- 1853 to 1863

Item

Title

H. G. Farrell- Medicine Sales- Riverboat Deliveries- 1853 to 1863

Description

This ledger contains medicine related sales made between 1853 and 1863 by Hiram G. Farrell that were to be sent via riverboat to various destinations. The ledger contains the boat names, items being shipped, weight, cost, purchaser, and signatures of clerks or other representatives for the boats.

Some early railroad shipments on the Peoria and Bureau Valley Railroad are noted starting in this ledger starting in November of 1854.

Contributor

OWNER: Phillip Mott

Coverage

1853-02-28 to 1863-03-12

Creator

Hiram G. Farrell

Date Created

c. 1853

Date Submitted

2021-06-09

Identifier

2021-0003

Subject

drugs, medicine, medicines, drug, druggist
sales, retail, business
river, boats, riverboats, steamer, steamers, paddlewheel, steam boat, Illinois River, Mississippi River
railroad, railway, rail, P & BV RR

Type

PDF

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