Joseph Birdsall business note from Gilbert Jones, 1767

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Title

Joseph Birdsall business note from Gilbert Jones, 1767

Subject

Birdsall, Joseph, 1739-1824.
Jones, Gilbert
Business enterprises
General stores
Molasses
Tea

Description

Business note from Gilbert Jones to Joseph Birdsall. In the note, Jones requests Birdsall to "let the bearer hereof have a quarter of a pound of tea & a half golon [sic] of molasses and I will see you paid. Please to send me a bill of the cost." Note: Birdsall owned a general store in Jerusalem (present-day Wantagh), N.Y. He was also a surveyor, a partner in a grist mill, a teacher in the Jerusalem school, and a lieutenant in the loyalist militia.

Date

Aug. 21, 1767

Contributor

O'Connor, Michael

Rights

Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Format

Business note

Is Part Of

Carman Family Collection (Box 3, Folder 31)

Files

Joseph Birdsall business note from Gilbert Jones, 1767.jpg

Citation

“Joseph Birdsall business note from Gilbert Jones, 1767,” Hofstra University Library Special Collections: Digital Collections, accessed April 18, 2024, https://omeka.hofstra.edu/items/show/4428.

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