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Catalog Number 2015.030.0002
Object Name Book, Account
Title A Rum Book- Elijah Burbank, Worcester
Date 1826
Year Range from 1826
Year Range to 1827
Scope & Content a daily account tavern book, paperback, worn brown color cover, with images of horse&buggy, elephant, and goat, "Rum Book A" inscribed on front cover. Multiplication table on the back cover, with "Forms of Notes" " Order" and "Receipts"
Inside pages all handrwritten in script

account book maintained by Abel Hadley for the Sterling Inn, Worcester-area, Massachusetts- records date, customer's name, drink, and amount due- overlap of customers records glimpse into community life.
Extent of Description 6.5in x 7.75in
Number of images 1
Imagefile 148\20150300002.JPG