Scope and Contents
This collection includes two ledgers used by Dr. Benjamin J. Day. The first ledger was used for his partnership with Nehemiah Garrison and includes entries ranging from 1865 to 1873 for "Livestock," "Implements and Supplies," "Labor and Expenses," "Profit and Loss," and "Interest and Discount." A newspaper article, "A shock in High Life: High Finances Sometimes Leads Men to Perdition or Worse. M.J. Bray Smelling Brimstone," about the...