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William Whitehead account books, 1843

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62m111 William Whitehead account books, 1843-1846 62M111 Finding aid prepared by Laura A. Hess University of Kentucky Special Collections Special Collections Margaret I. King Building, North Lexington, KY, 40506-0039 (859) 257-8611 SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDU 6 September 2011 This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-07-30T10:46-0400 Description is in English. Describing Archives: A Content Standard William Whitehead account books 62M111 University of Kentucky Special Collections 0.02 Cubic feet 4 volumes 1843-1846 Whitehead, William Conditions Governing Access note Collection is available to researchers by appointment. Conditions Governing Use note The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections. Preferred Citation note 62M11: [identification of item], William Whitehead account books, 1843-1846, University of Kentucky Special Collections. Scope and Contents note The William Whitehead account books record the sale of farm equipment in the blacksmith shop of William Whitehead in Frankfort, Kentucky. Materials consist of the daily records of payments received for farm implements and machinery. Also included are the accounts of individual customers and receipts of bills to be paid. In Volume 2, Whitehead records the opening of his store in September 1845 and the hiring of Elias Sanders for twenty dollars a month and William Sanders as an apprentice. Arrangement note Collection is arranged chronologically. Biographical note William Whitehead was a wagon maker, who opened a blacksmith shop in 1845 in Frankfort, Kentucky. Jillson, Willard Rouse, 1890-1975 Account books. Blacksmithing Farm equipment Kentucky--History--19th century. Merchants. Volume 1 1 1843-1846 Volume 2 2 1845-1846 Arrangement note Item is arranged by name, and then chronologically within the name record. Includes an alphabetical index. Scope and Contents note Volume 2 contains a note by Whitehead that records the hiring of Elias Sanders for twenty dollars a month and of William Sanders as an apprentice for three years. Volume 3-- Daybook 3 1845-1846 Arrangement note Item is arranged by name, and the chronologically within the name record. No index. Volume 4 4 1845-1846 Arrangement note Item is arranged by name, and then chronologically with the name record. Includes an alphabetical index.