Joseph Birdsall receipt for purchase of sugar and bowls from David Milchelson, 1780

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Title

Joseph Birdsall receipt for purchase of sugar and bowls from David Milchelson, 1780

Subject

Birdsall, Joseph, 1739-1824.

Milchelson, David
Business enterprises
Business records
General stores
Receipts

Description

Receipt for payment of 2 pounds, 16 shillings, and 6 pence made by Joseph Birdsall to David Michelson, a New York City merchant. The payment was for the purchase of one loaf of lump sugar and three bowls. 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

Mar. 29, 1780

Contributor

O'Connor, Michael

Rights

Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Format

Receipt

Is Part Of

Carman Family Collection (Box 4, Folder 18)

Files

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Citation

“Joseph Birdsall receipt for purchase of sugar and bowls from David Milchelson, 1780,” Hofstra University Library Special Collections: Digital Collections, accessed May 25, 2024, https://omeka.hofstra.edu/items/show/4480.

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