J.B. Carlton ledger

J.B. Carlton ledger

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Carlton, Joseph Barnett, 1822-1881
Title: J.B. Carlton ledger
Dates: 1869-1870
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms3284

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the accounts ledger of Dr. J. B. Carlton for his medical practice in Athens, Georgia from 1869-1870. Entries include name of patient, reason for visit, medicine dispensed, and price. Some entries include name of the treated and payment with such items as wood or a cow. The ledger includes a name index for each year with designations beside names if the person was a student, factory worker, or lived outside Athens.

Index Terms

Medical care, Cost of--Georgia--Athens.
Medical records--Georgia.
Medical records.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

J.B. Carlton ledger, ms3284, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Ledger, 1869-1870