John Langdon account statement with Gerard Beekman 1719, 1720/1721

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Title

John Langdon account statement with Gerard Beekman 1719, 1720/1721

Subject

Beekman, Gerard
Langdon, John, c.1685-1725.
Accounts receivable
Business enterprises
Business records
Businesses
Receipts

Description

Account statement with balance of one pound, 10 shillings, and seven pence owed to Gerard Beekman, a New York City merchant, for a purchase made by John Landing (alternate spelling for "Langdon"). On the verso is a receipt for that same amount, paid by William Landing (another alternate spelling for "Langdon") on behalf of his brother John's account. Note: John Langdon operated a mill near his house on the Mill River at Near Rockaway, N.Y.; he also probably owned a farm at Jerusalem (present-day Wantagh), N.Y.


Date

1719, 1720/21 (Julian and Gregorian calendar years)

Contributor

O'Connor, Michael

Rights

Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Format

Account statement
Receipt

Is Part Of

Carman Family Collection (Box 14, Folder 18)

Files

John Langdon account statement with Gerard Beekman-1, 1719, 1720.jpg
John Langdon account statement with Gerard Beekman-2, 1719, 1720.jpg

Citation

“John Langdon account statement with Gerard Beekman 1719, 1720/1721,” Hofstra University Library Special Collections: Digital Collections, accessed June 15, 2024, https://omeka.hofstra.edu/items/show/4502.

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