J.B. Carlton ledger

J.B. Carlton ledger

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Carlton, Joseph Barnett, 1822-1881
Title: J.B. Carlton ledger
Dates: 1869-1870
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 ledger)
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 servant 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--Athens.
Medical records.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

J.B. Carlton ledger, ms 3284, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Ledger, 1869-1870