William Garner, Sr., freight receipt from the South Side Railroad Co. of L.I., 1868

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Title

William Garner, Sr., freight receipt from the South Side Railroad Co. of L.I., 1868

Subject

Garner, William, Sr., 1821-1873
South Side Railroad Co. of L.I.
Business enterprises
Businesses
Freight and freightage
Lumber
Railroads

Description

Freight receipt for payment of $10.20 made by William Garner, Sr., to the South Side Railroad Co. of L.I. The payment was for shipping 6,788 feet of lumber from Bushwick, Brooklyn, to Ridgewood (present-day Wantagh), N.Y. Note: Garner was a son of John Garner (?-1833) and Sarah Birdsall (1790-1836). He lived in Jerusalem, which for a time was known as Ridgewood, and which is present-day Wantagh).

Date

Sep. 28, 1868

Contributor

O'Connor, Michael

Rights

Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Format

Freight receipt

Is Part Of

Carman Family Collection (Box 11, Folder 8)

Files

William Garner freight receipt from the South Side Railroad Co. of L.I., 1868.jpg

Citation

“William Garner, Sr., freight receipt from the South Side Railroad Co. of L.I., 1868,” Hofstra University Library Special Collections: Digital Collections, accessed February 4, 2023, https://omeka.hofstra.edu/items/show/4511.

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