Robinson and Downey cashbook,

Abstract

The Robinson and Downey cashbook contains the daily accounts payable and accounts receivable of a Lexington, Kentucky, business for almost two years. Presumably these are the financial records of the Phoenix Hotel, which was owned by Robinson.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Robinson and Downey cashbook,
Date
1870-1872
Creator
Robinson, James Fisher, Jr., 1832-
Extent
0.23 Cubic feet
Subjects
Business records--Kentucky--Fayette County.
Business records--Kentucky--Lexington.
Business records--Kentucky.
Hotels--Kentucky--History.
Small business--Kentucky--Lexington--History.
Arrangement
The Robinson and Downey cashbook is a single item collection.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Greg Seltzer
Preferred Citation
55M6 : [identification of item], Robinson and Downey cashbook, 1870-1872, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Born in Georgetown, Kentucky, James Fisher Robinson, Jr. was quartermaster general for Kentucky during the Civil War. After the war he purchased the Phoenix Hotel in Lexington, Kentucky.
Scope and Content
The Robinson and Downey cashbook contains the daily accounts payable and accounts received for a Lexington, Kentucky, business for almost two years. These are likely the financial records of the Phoenix Hotel, which was owned by Robinson.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Access note Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
Use Restrictions
The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections.

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The Special Collections Research Center has transitioned to online delivery of library services. For updates and more information about remote services and resources, visit the UK Libraries COVID-19 Updates page.

Researchers are required to have an SCRC Researcher Account in order to request or order digital copies of materials. Research Account set-up and use instructions can be found at: http://libguides.uky.edu/SCRCaccount

For all other questions, contact us at: https://libraries.uky.edu/ContactSCRC.

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