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Financial Records, 1766-1828

 Series

Scope and Contents

Includes a few medical statements and receipts, along with two volumes of household accounts maintained by Benjamin Rush, one in conjunction with his wife. Along with general expenses and accounting information, the account books feature the employment records for Rush family staff and servants, often containing comments on the character and notable aspects of the employment history of each employee.

Dates

  • 1766-1828

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

From the Collection: 0.8 Linear Feet (3 boxes, 2 volumes)

Repository Details

Part of the Your Name Here Special Collections Repository

Contact:
City on a Hill MA 03210 United States