Mrs. J.M. Smith account books

Abstract

Mrs. J.M. Smith account books (dated 1913-1937; 0.13 cubic feet; 2 items) documents Mrs. J.M. Smith's financial transactions and inventories for her store and household.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Mrs. J.M. Smith account books
Date
1913-1937
Extent
0.13 Cubic feet
Subjects
Animal industry--Accounting.
Bee culture
Dogs--Breeding--Kentucky.
Egg trade--Kentucky.
Inventories.
Arrangement
Collection is arranged chronologically.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Alison Sperry
Preferred Citation
60m117: [identification of item], Mrs. J.M. Smith account books, 1913-1937, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Mrs. J.M. Smith resided in the vicinity of Lexington, Kentucky, during the early 20th century and operated a store and farm.
Scope and Content
Mrs. J.M. Smith account books (dated 1913-1937; 0.13 cubic feet; 2 items) documents Mrs. J.M. Smith's financial transactions and inventories for her store and household. The inventories primarily record information concerning her dogs and her chickens. The subject entries in the account books include supplies for dogs; breeding dates; records of births of puppies; number of dogs boarded; household expenses; receipts for the selling of eggs, cream, and honey; and records of eggs laid and chicks hatched.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
Use Restrictions
Property rights reside with the University of Kentucky. The University of Kentucky holds the copyright for materials created in the course of business by University of Kentucky employees. Copyright for all other materials has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. For information about permission to reproduce or publish, please contact Special Collections.

Contents of the Collection

Account book, 1913-1926

  • Box 1, Folder 1
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Account book, 1927-1937

  • Box 1, Folder 2
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