Merchant account books
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Merchant account books

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Unknown.
Title: Merchant account books
Dates: 1919-1921
Extent: 0.2 cubic feet (2 volumes)
Identification: MS 1233

Biographical/Historical Note

This merchant sold groceries and farm supplies in Eatonton, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of two account books for a merchant in Eatonton, Georgia, dated 1919-1921. The first volume contains accounts A-Lo; the second contains accounts McG-XYZ. The merchant sold groceries and farm supplies.

Index Terms

Account books.
Business enterprises--Georgia--Eatonton.
Farm supplies.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Materials were found in the attic of the Putnam County Courthouse in 1970.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Merchant account book, MS 1233, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Lucy Stribling, 1971.


Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List



1Account book. Eatonton, Ga., 1919-1921


2Account book. Eatonton, Ga., 1919-1921