Joseph Birdsall business note from James Seaman, 1770

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Title

Joseph Birdsall business note from James Seaman, 1770

Subject

Birdsall, Joseph, 1739-1824.
Seaman, James
Business enterprises
General stores
Rum

Description

Business note from James Seaman to Joseph Birdsel (alternate spelling of "Birdsall"). In the note, Seaman requests that Birdsall credit the barer hear of one pint of rum & place to my a count." 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

May 1, 1770

Contributor

O'Connor, Michael

Rights

Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Format

Business note

Is Part Of

Carman Family Collection (Box 4, Folder 3)

Files

Joseph Birdsall business note from James Seaman, 1770.jpg

Citation

“Joseph Birdsall business note from James Seaman, 1770,” Hofstra University Library Special Collections: Digital Collections, accessed July 19, 2024, https://omeka.hofstra.edu/items/show/4446.

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