Scope and Contents
The collection is filled with accounting ledger, personal information and a few diary entries. About half the ledgers are accounts both settled and unsettled. There are also ledgers that contain orders that had yet to be filled. James Cartwright chronicled business matters in his ledgers.
- Cartwright, James (Person)
Biographical or Historical Information
James Cartwright was a businessman who sold livestock, milk, butter, clothing, housewares. He also repaired things such as bridles and wagon wheels.
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Language of Materials
- Guide to the Cartwright Journals
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