Banks County (Ga.) mercantile records

Banks County (Ga.) mercantile records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Unknown
Title: Banks County (Ga.) mercantile records
Dates: 1901-1937
Quantity: 1.0 Linear feet 2 boxes
Coll. Number: ms3053

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of eleven volumes of mercantile records from Banks County, Georgia, possibly in the town of Maysville, from 1904-1909, and 1920. Ledgers include the customer’s name or company’s name, dates of purchases, items purchased, and prices. Some ledgers are also used as cash books. Daybooks include month and year, customer’s name, items purchased, and prices. A folder containing loose papers, from 1908-1937, concerns M.D. Pittman and various business dealings, including Bacon Milling Co., Maysville, Georgia.


Index Terms

Daybooks.
General stores--Georgia.
Ledgers (account books)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Banks County (Ga.) mercantile records, ms 3053, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Ledger, 1901-1902
 
2Ledger & cash book, 1902
 
3Ledger, 1903
 
4Daybook, 1903-1904
 
5Ledger, 1903
 
6Ledger, 1904-1905
 
7Daybook, 1904-1905
 
8Loose papers, 1908-1937
 
BoxFolder
21Ledger, 1904
 
2Daybook, 1907
 
3Ledger, 1906-1909
 
4Daybook, 1920