General account of building a store in Fairfax 1 lot in the town of Winchester, 7 September 1785–15 May 1787. Building finished 1 September 1786. 7 pp., 19.5x31.7cm. Repaired.

Title

General account of building a store in Fairfax 1 lot in the town of Winchester, 7 September 1785–15 May 1787. Building finished 1 September 1786. 7 pp., 19.5x31.7cm. Repaired.

Identifier

MS1936.3.2121
Folder 205

Text

[Page 1]

1785
Septemr.   7 To Cash pd. Diging the foundation of the
chimney}
  1   6
                  19 To Goods for loading logs   2   9
                  21 To Do. for hauling Do.   6
                  22 To ½ Days hire of man horse & Cart 6/   9
                  24 To 2 days hire of a man to put planks on
the [illegible]}
  1   6
                  25 To haughling Logs & Scantling   1 10
To 3 days hire of a man to load Logs   9
To 1 Do.           Do. Scantling   3
To 2 loads wood to dry the plank 12
To ¼     Do             Do   1   6
Octo.     Do         10 To 50 Nails 7 [illegible]
                  12 To 2 loads wood to dry the plank 11
      shakes 16
                  13 To 150 Nails   1 1[illegible]
                  15 To meat rum &ca. for the hands that raised
the store

  7

1[illegible]
To 250 Nails   2 1[illegible]
                  17 To 140 Do.   1 [illegible]
      3 pints rum to the workmen   2   3
      200 Nails   2   6
                  18       200 Do   2   2
                  21       300   2   2
                  22       2000. [?] Nails             8/6 17
                  25       350       12d. Do               1/3   4   2 [illegible]

Original Format

Ink on paper

Citation

“General account of building a store in Fairfax 1 lot in the town of Winchester, 7 September 1785–15 May 1787. Building finished 1 September 1786. 7 pp., 19.5x31.7cm. Repaired.,” John Norton & Sons Papers, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, accessed November 28, 2022, https://rocklibnorton.omeka.net/items/show/2121.