Daniel Rudolph manuscript ledgers
Scope and Content
The collection contains two ledgers (1877-1895). The first volume records the large quantities of various grains he purchased and the prices paid for the grains. The second volume contain accounts of his farm stock along with male and female labor costs, for such tasks as haying, harvesting, corn husking, painting, cleaning, and carpentry. The second ledger also contains some accounts for the church and cemetery in Schoenersville, Pennsylvania. Also included are assorted loose documents (1874-1894).
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Open for research.
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Daniel Rudolph of Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pennsylvania was a wholesale dealer in grain, flour and feed (1874-1895). He also operated a nearby working farm.
.21 Linear Feet (1 half-document box)
Released on 2018-11-01.
- Account books Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Agriculture--Pennsylvania--Costs Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Family farms--Pennsylvania--Management Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Schoenersville (Pa.)--History Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- MS-0331. Daniel Rudolph manuscript ledgers, 1874-1895
- February 11, 2019
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