Abraham P. Sherril schoolbook and daybooks  1815-1818, 1837-1850
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Title: Abraham P. Sherril schoolbook and daybooks
Creator: Sherril, Abraham Parsons, 1803-1888
Inclusive dates: 1815-1818, 1837-1850
Extent: 5 volumes
Abstract:
This collection consists of a manuscript schoolbook that belonged to Abraham P. Sherril in the mid-1810s and 4 daybooks that Sherril kept between 1837 and 1850. The schoolbook contains rules and example problems in subjects such as mathematics, business finance, and surveying, as well as examples of a daybook and double-entry ledger. The daybooks concern sales of foodstuffs, cloth, and other items in Pike, New York, from the 1830s-1850s.

Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
909 S. University Ave.
The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Phone: 734-764-2347
Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu