Tilton, N.R. - ledgers

Tilton, N.R. - ledgers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Tilton, N. R.
Title: Tilton, N.R. - ledgers
Dates: circa 1880-1895
Quantity: 0.2 Linear feet (1 slide box)
Coll. Number: ms3017

Biographical/Historical Note

N.R. Tilton was a cabinet maker, upholsterer, and manufacturer of picture frames and cornices in the late 19th century. His shop was located on 81 & 83 Clayton Street, Athens, Georgia. He made significant notes for each transaction and project, detailing what would be built and often how long the work would take. Much of his mathematical work can be seen in his ledger books.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of 18 very small ledgers relating to the Tilton cabinet making business.


Index Terms

Cabinetwork--Prices--History--Sources.
Ledgers (account books)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Tilton, N. R. - ledgers. MS 3017. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxItem
1Ledgers, Circa 1880 - 1895