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Household Expenses Book

Household Expenses Book

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Currently not on view
Object Name
manuscript
date made
1847
dates entered
1847-01-02 to 1847-08-14
place made
United States: Delaware, Wilmington
place kept
United States: Delaware, Wilmington
Physical Description
leather (cover material)
card (cover material)
paper (textblock material)
ink (writing material)
graphite (writing material)
thread (binding material)
Measurements
overall: 1/4 in x 3 3/4 in x 5 7/8 in;.635 cm x 9.525 cm x 14.9225 cm
ID Number
DL.59.2387
catalog number
59.2387
accession number
222865
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Edith M. May
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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