Joseph Birdsall receipt for purchase of building materials, 1775

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Title

Joseph Birdsall receipt for purchase of building materials, 1775

Subject

Birdsall, Joseph, 1739-1824.

Business enterprises
Business records
General stores
Receipts

Description

Receipt for payment of seven pounds and fourteen shillings made by Joseph Birdsall, at New York City, for building materials (i.e., steel, nails, and boards). 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 4, 1775

Contributor

O'Connor, Michael

Rights

Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Format

Receipts

Is Part Of

Carman Family Collection (Box 4, Folder 18)

Files

Joseph Birdsall receipt for purchase of building materials, 1775.jpg

Citation

“Joseph Birdsall receipt for purchase of building materials, 1775,” Hofstra University Library Special Collections: Digital Collections, accessed October 1, 2023, https://omeka.hofstra.edu/items/show/4476.

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