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

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

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