ACCOUNT BOOKS IN THE COLLECTIONS OF FRIENDS HISTORICAL LIBRARY

Account books are ledgers in which commercial and personal financial accounts are recorded. Volumes that were given to Friends Historical Library as single accessions are stored in Account Books Collection, MSS 001. The inventory to this collection has been expanded to include all account books in Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College.

The inventory is arranged alphabetically by creator or collector. Anonymous albums are sorted by type, dated albums first. Call number refers to the specific item in the Account Books Collection (MSS 001) or in other collections in Friends Historical Library (e.g., RG5/162, Wharton identifies the volume as part of the Joseph Wharton Papers).

Author Item Place Date Notes FHL Call Number
 Alston, John  Ledger  Odessa DE  1847-1853  Farmer and Treasurer for Appoquinimink Meeting  RG5/002 Alston
[Aitken, J.?] Day book Howelville PA 1842 Merchant (cloth, sugar, tobacco, coffee) MSS 001/004
[Anonymous/ various]   Accounts and receipts   Providence, PA 1793-1803 Accounts and receipts for Blue Hill School RG5/110 Painter Box 20
[Anonymous] Ledger Quakers in NY 1844-1865 Bond and Mortgage Accounts MSS 001/001
[Anonymous] Ledger [Norristown?] PA 1807-1831 Merchant RG5/155 Walker Box 3
[Anonymous] Day book Concord 1818-1841 Flour mill, farming (corn, butter, livestock) MSS 001/002
[Anonymous] Ledger [Camden?] NJ 1815-1816 Merchant (oats, corn, flour, sundries) MSS 001/003
[Anonymous] Daybook Philadelphia 1806-1810 Doctor’s records of visits RG5/110 Painter Box 20
Abington Friends School Account book Abington PA 1828-1843 School (tuition paid) RG4/001 Abington
Allen, George B. Ledger Philadelphia area 1813-1815 Merchant RG5/001 Allen    Box 4  
Allen, George B. Ledger, also index Philadelphia area 1817- 1851 (with gaps) Merchant RG5/001   Allen Box 4
Allen, John Ledger [Philadelphia PA.?] 1783-1807 Leather worker, esp. shoes MSS 001/005
Allen, John Day book [Philadelphia PA.?] 1796-1799 Leather worker, esp. shoes MSS 001/005
Allen, John Day book [Philadelphia PA.?] 1803-1814 Leather worker, esp. shoes MSS 001/005
Allen, John Day book [Philadelphia PA.?] 1814-1828 Leather worker, esp. shoes MSS 001/005
Alston, John Ledger Odessa DE 1821-1829 Farmer and Treasurer for Appoquinimink Meeting RG5/002   Alston
Alston, John Ledger Odessa DE 1853-1856 Farmer and Treasurer for Appoquinimink Meeting RG5/002   Alston
Alston, John Account book Odessa DE 1868-1874 Farmer and Treasurer for Appoquinimink Meeting RG5/002   Alston
Alston, John Account book Odessa DE   1832-1857   Farmer and Treasurer for Appoquinimink Meeting RG5/002   Alston
Bacon, Charles West Ledger Philadelphia 1874-1894 Real estate, railroad interests MSS 001/006
Bacon, Charles West Ledger, also index Philadelphia 1899-1904 (estate) Real estate, railroad interests MSS 001/006
Bacon, Charles West Ledger Philadelphia 1899-1904 (estate) Real estate, railroad interests MSS 001/006
Bacon, Elizabeth Account book, also day book Location unknown 1797- 1798, 1868- 1876 Administration of Richard Bacon's estate, household expenses RG5/019 Broomell Box 2
Bancroft, William P Day book, also ledger and index Rockford 1864-1874. Publishing/writing RG5/007 Bancroft Box 4
Baynton , Wharton, and Morgan Accounts and corre-spondence Philadelphia 1754-1799 Accounts and correspondence of an important Phila. trading firm. Microfilm (positive). 35mm. 10 reels (Originals in PA State Archives, Harrisburg). Film Org.- B 3-12
Beidler, Abram, Jr. Ledger, also agricultural journal Kennedy Farm, Great Valley, PA 1837-1847 Farmer MSS 001/007
Biddle, Clement (1778-1856) Day book   [Phila-delphia?] 1835-1856 Interest paid by various banks, loans repaid (collected by Clement Biddle, 1876-1959) RG5/177 Biddle Box 7
Biddle, James C. and Henry Drinker Ledger Philadelphia 1839-1845 Real estate MSS 001/008
Biddle, Owen (1737-1799) Day book   Location unknown 7-8mo. 1778. Procuring forage for U.S. Army's horses RG5/177 Biddle Box 2
Biddle, William C. (1816-1887) Ledger Philadelphia 1855- 1871 Business unknown RG5/177 Biddle Box 7
Bishop, Michael, estate Account book Springfield TWP, PA 1782- 1786 Farmer (wheat, livestock) Box 14
Bond, Elizabeth P. Account book Swarthmore College and Germantown, PA 1896- 1916 (living ex-penses) College Dean RG5/014 Bond Box 4
Bond, Elizabeth P. Account book Swarthmore College and Germantown, PA 1913- 1920 (contri-butions to charity) College Dean RG5/014 Bond Box 4
Bond, Elizabeth P. Account book Swarthmore College and Germantown, PA 1920- 1921 (contri-butions to charity) College Dean RG5/014 Bond Box 4
Breach, Thomas Account book Maidencreek, PA 1784- 1795 AD (fragment) of accounts of Thomas Breach for weaving and farm activities, probably from the Lightfoot family account book. Deposited by Exeter Monthly Meeting. MSS004/   1784 7mo 13
Brooke, Benjamin Ledger Philadelphia 1785- 1792 [Handyman?] MSS 001/010
Bunting, Samuel Ledger, also index Philadelphia 1804- 1810, 1844 Leather worker MSS 001/011
Careful, Charles Ledger, also account book Baltimore, MD 1806- 1814 Merchant MSS 001/012
Carter, Nathan Account book Philadelphia? Delaware County, PA? 1806-1815 Personal accounts—bonds, etc.—incl. list of expenses for a journey east of several days. Book made by Enos Painter for N. Carter. RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Chester Council Account book Chester, PA 1886-1902 No. 553. R.A. Loan Fund MSS 001/015
Chichester Library Company Account book   1817- 1831   MSS 001/016
Coffin, Anna Folger et al Ledger Near Scipio, NY 1827- 1831 School keeping MSS 001/013
Coffin, Charles Fisher Account book Richmond, IN 1848- 1851 Living expenses as a bank teller RG5/029 Coffin Box 1
Concord Suffrage League Account book, also lists of members Concord 1897- 1914 Attainment of suffrage Box 5
Coutant, Jasper (1793-1855) Account book Monroe Co., PA 1815-1828 Farmer's account book. Acc. 2006-019 MSS 001/055
Eastburn family Account book Philadelphia, PA 1901- 1911   Travel expenses: Florida, California RG5/036 Eastburn
Eastburn family Account book Philadelphia, PA 1935- 1939   Stock market activities RG5/036 Eastburn
Eastburn family Account book Philadelphia, PA n.d.   Household expenses, inventory of household items RG5/036 Eastburn
Female Association of Philadelphia for the Relief of the Sick and Infirm Poor Account book Philadelphia 1828- 1852 Charity RG4/018 Female Assoc. Box 4
Female Association of Philadelphia for the Relief of the Sick and Infirm Poor Account book Philadelphia 1861-1868 Charity RG4/018 Female Assoc. Box 4
Female Association of Philadelphia for the Relief of the Sick and Infirm Poor Account book Philadelphia 1917-1937 Charity RG4 Female Assoc. Box 4
Ferris, Benjamin (1780-1867) Account book Wilmington, DE 1800-1801 Surveyor and lawyer RG5/040   Ferris Box 10
Ferris, Benjamin (1780-1867) Account book Wilmington, DE 1815 Surveyor and lawyer RG5/040 Ferris Box 10
Ferris, Benjamin (1780-1867) Account book Wilmington, DE 1816-1826 Surveyor and lawyer RG5/040 Ferris Box 10
Ferris, Benjamin (1780-1867) Account book Wilmington, DE 1817-1818 Surveyor and lawyer RG5/040 Ferris Box 10
Ferris, Benjamin (1780-1867) Day book Wilmington, DE 1818-1825 Surveyor and lawyer RG5/040 Ferris Box 10
Ferris, Benjamin (1780-1867) Ledger Wilmington, DE 1819 Surveyor and lawyer RG5/040 Ferris Box 10
Ferris, Benjamin (1780-1867) Day book Wilmington, DE 1826, 1836 Surveyor and lawyer RG5/040 Ferris Box 10
Ferris, Benjamin (1780-1867) Ledger Wilmington, DE 1828-1832 Surveyor and lawyer RG5/040 Ferris Box 10
Ferris, Benjamin (1780-1867) Day book Wilmington, DE 1837- 1851 Surveyor and lawyer RG5/040 Ferris Box 10
Ferris, Benjamin (1780-1867) Account book Wilmington, DE 1852-1855 Surveyor and lawyer RG5/040 Ferris Box 10
Ferris, Benjamin (1780-1867) Ledger Wilmington, DE 1852- 1853 Surveyor and lawyer RG5/040   Ferris Box 10
Ferris, Benjamin (1780-1867) Account book Wilmington, DE 1819-1831   Surveyor and lawyer Book contains children's heights and weights   RG5/040 Ferris Box 10
Ferris, David Account book Wilmington, DE 1862 Farmer RG5/040 Ferris Box 14
Ferris, David Agricultural journal, also day book Wilmington, DE 1866-1867 Farmer RG5/040 Ferris Box 14
Ferris, David Agricultural journal, also day book Wilmington, DE 1867-1871 Farmer RG5/040   Ferris Box 14
Ferris, David Agricultural journal, also day book Wilmington, DE 1871-1876 Farmer RG5/040 Ferris Box 14
Ferris, John Account book (receipts) [Phila-delphia?] 1778-1786 Business unknown RG5/040 Ferris Box 9
Ferris, Matilda Account book (Living expenses) Location unknown 1907-1912   RG5/040 Ferris Box 16
Fireside Literary Circle Account book, lists of members Swarthmore, PA 1893-1901 Literary/social group MSS 001/017
Fireside Literary Circle Account book, lists of members Swarthmore, PA 1903- 1912 Literary/social group MSS 001/017
Fisher, Samuel Account book, also text of a sermon by Thomas Chalkley Philadelphia 1748-1749 Merchant (coffee, nails, buttons) MSS 001/018
Friends Association of Young Men for the Relief of the Sick and Infirm Poor Account book, kept by Edward Jessop Baltimore, MD 1840-1841   MSS 001/018
Friends South-Western Burial Ground Account book, kept by E.H. Rudholph Upper Darby, PA 1858- 1887   MSS 001/020
Gest, Jacob T. Day book Philadelphia 1-4mo. 1843 Merchant (linen, sugar, claret, cotton, brandy) MSS 001/021
Gest, Jacob T. Day book Philadelphia 1843 Merchant (linen, sugar, claret, cotton, brandy) MSS 001/021
Gest, Jacob T. Ledger, also index Philadelphia [1843?] Merchant (linen, sugar, claret, cotton, brandy) MSS 001/021
Green, Benjamin Ledger Location unknown 1802-1811 Merchant MSS 001/022
Gwynedd Boarding School Account book Gwynedd PA 1847-1848 School's expenses for the entertainment of visitors RG4/042 Gwynedd
Hall,   Abram H. Ledger, also index Willistown 1842- 1843 Merchant MSS 001/023
Hall,   Abram H. Account book, also inventory Willistown 1851, 1886-1887 Merchant MSS 001/023
Hammond, William, M.D. Account book (medical) Glenolden, PA 1903-1907 Record of Dr. Hammond's patient visits MSS 001/024
Hancock, Lydia H. Account book Location unknown 1893-1925   RG5/088 Lippin-cott Box 2
Harrison Purchase Account book Westchester County, NY 1742--1788 Payment for quit rents MSS 001/025
Heacock, Joel L. Day book Rockhill Township 1848-1857 Farmer RG5/045 Foulke Box 6
Heacock, John, Sr. Ledger also index Location unknown 1836-1877 Merchant (corn, shoes, flour) RG5/060   Heacock
Hillyard, John Account book New York [City?] 1833-1864 Builder, construction MSS 001/026
Howland, Emily Account book [Virginia, Washington D.C.?] [1863]-1870, 1875-79 Includes notes on the students at Camp Todd, a "contraband" camp for black refugees RG5/066 Howland Box 10
Howland, Hannah Account book [Sherwood, NY?] 1832-1845 Includes copied verse RG5/066 Howland Box 10
James, Francis Ledger, also agricultural journal Near Philadelphia 1829, 1834 Farmer (esp. corn) MSS 001/027
James, Francis Ledger Near Philadelphia 1829-1833 Farmer (esp. corn) MSS 001/027
James, Francis? Ledger Near Philadelphia 1839- 1847 Farmer MSS 001/028
James, Francis? Ledger [Near Philadelphia?] 1839-1847 [Farmer (esp. corn)] MSS 001/028
Janney, Mahlon, estate Account book Location unknown 1804, 1811-1822 Administration RG5/123   Pidgeon Box 9
Jennings family Account book [New Jersey?] 1809-1871 Merchant (linen, sugar) RG5/076 Jennings Box 1
John, [Samuel?] Ledger Shamokin, PA 6-l2mo. 1838 Merchant RG5/077   John [J] Box 7
Johnson, William A Account book Philadelphia 1833-1868 Landlord MSS 001/029
Ketcham, John Ledger, also index Location unknown 1792 Merchant (wine, tobacco, pepper) MSS 001/030
Kulp, Isaac Account book Bristol Township, PA 1802-1812 Tax collector MSS 001/031
Larkin, Jonathan C. Ledger, also day book Location unknown 1827-1841 Coffinmaker, furnituremaker MSS 001/032
Lippincott, Asa R Account book Location unknown 1860-1861 Administration of estate of Mary Thorne RG5/088   Lippin-cott Box 2
Lippincott, Joseph R. Account book Swarthmore College, PA 1891-1895 Living expenses as a college student RG5   Lippin-cott Box 2
Little Brittain Preparative Meeting Account book Wakefield, PA 1793-1835 School fund MSS 001/033
Lukens, Comly Account book Towamencin Township, Montgomery County, PA 2mo. 1857 Auction of household goods MSS 001/034
Lupton, David Ledger Location unknown 1799 Farmer, woodmill RG5/093   Lupton   (Bond) Box 2
Lupton, Hugh S. Ledger, also index Frederic County, VA 1869-1876 Farmer (esp. wheat) RG5/093 Lupton (Bond) Box 2
Mahan, John Day book, also partial index Location unknown 1836-1845 Farmer MSS 001/035
Matson, Aaron Account book Delaware County, PA? 1812 Accounts of disposal of Aaron Matson’s estate, prepared by Enos Painter RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Maule, Ebenezer (1792-1871) Ledger Frankford TWP and West Fallowfield, Chester County 1817-1869 Metalwork; 3 volumes. MSS 001/052 (Boxes 16,17)
Minshall, Agness (and Enos Painter) Account book (Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA?) 1784-1843 Account of income of Agness (Salkeld) Minshall, the widow of Thomas Minshall, by her son Jacob to 1810. Also, misc. accounts and receipts of Enos Painter to 1843. RG5/110 Painter Box 20
Minshall, Jacob Daybook Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1798-1800 Farmer; employment of farm laborers RG5/110 Painter Box 44
Minshall, Jacob Account book (Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA?) 1789-1791 Records of dry goods and clothing bought (for resale?) RG5/110 Painter Box 20
Minshall, Jacob and Thomas Daybook/ account book Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1763-1813 Farmer (wheat, cattle). Features “A receipt to Cure The Yellow Water in a Horse” and a recipe “To Cure The Disorder in the Eyes” RG5/110 Painter Box 44
Painter (Enos, Minshall, Jacob?) Account book Middletown Township, PA? 1842-1888 Mortgages, rents, loans, trade in hides, stock in various companies, some farm expenses. Large ledger with index. RG5/110 Painter Box 53
Painter, Enos Account book Birmingham, PA? 1791 Merchant—accounts of voyages, imports of dry goods from Europe and the West Indies RG5/110 Box 21
Painter, Enos Index to account book Birmingham, PA? 1791 Index to above accounts of voyages and imported goods RG5110 Box 21
Painter, Enos Ledger Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1791 Merchant (includes info on voyages to Jamaica) RG5/110 Painter Box 44
Painter, Enos Daybook Middletown Twp, Delaware County, Pa 1847-1865 House and farm expenses and wages paid; finished by Jacob and Minshall Painter after Enos’ death in 1857 RG5 110/ Painter Box 44A
Painter, Enos   Account book Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1851-1863 Maintenance of the house and farm, incl. wages paid to laborers RG5/110 Painter Box 44
Painter, Enos Account book Philadelphia? 1836-1845 Book of ground rents, loans rec’d, stock in Lehigh Coal &Navigation Co., and a number of exercises from “Gummre’s Astronomy”. RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Painter, Enos Daybook Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1810 Household expenses (blue cover). RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Painter, Enos Daybook Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1811-1814 Household expenses (large, brown cover) RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Painter, Enos Account book Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1810-1817 Loans/cash (light cover) RG5/110 Painter Box 21  
Painter, Enos Account book Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1844 (to 1845?) Miscellaneous household accounts (pinkish cover) RG5/110 Painter Box 21  
Painter, Enos   Account book Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1844-1863 Rents, interest, bonds, mortgages. RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Painter, Enos Index to account book Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1844-1863 Index to above account book (rents, interest, bonds, mortgages). RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Painter, Enos Receipts Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1840-1851 1 folder of receipts, supplementary to Enos Painter account   records. RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Painter, Enos Account book Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1842-1864 Records of Pennsylvania state stock and Pennsylvania bonds, and interest thereon/ RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Painter, Enos Bank book Delaware County, PA 1815-1835 Enos Painter’s account with Bank of Delaware County, PA RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Painter, Enos Bank book Delaware County, PA 1820-1834 Enos Painter’s account with Bank of Delaware County, PA RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Painter, Enos Daybook Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1818-1824 Accounts w/ Susannah Yarnall for spinning yarn, washing, firewood, and with Mary Salkeld. With inserts: receipts, shopping lists, etc. RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Painter, Enos Daybook Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1829-1830 House/ sawmill/ clover mill/ farm accounts: produce, expenses, etc. with receipts.   RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Painter, Enos Daybook Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1827-1828 House/ sawmill/ clover mill/ farm accounts: produce, expenses, etc. with receipts. RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Painter, Enos Bank book/ account book Delaware County, PA 1811-1823 Account of Enos Painter, guardian of Thomas Pratt, w/ Bank of PA; also accounts of Enos Painter’s guardianship of Pratt’s children, Priscilla and Thomas Pratt. RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Painter, Enos Daybook Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1807-1818 House/farm accounts and rents RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Painter, Enos Account book Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1840-1851 House/farm expenses, wages of laborers, rents, accounts in Bank of Chester County and Bank of Delaware County, etc. With index, newspaper clippings, etc. RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Painter, Enos Account book Middletown Township, PA? 1833-1850 Records of trade in hides, leather goods, and other dry goods; some mortgages and loans. With index. RG5/110 Painter Box 53
Painter, Enos and Jacob Minshall Daybook Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1815-1844 Maintenance of the house and farm RG5/110 Painter Box 44
Painter, Enos and Thomas Williamson Bank book Montgomery County, PA 1836-1841 Joint account with Bank of Montgomery County (small book, blue cover) RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Painter, Enos. Account book Philadelphia 1815-1818 Merchant/ tavern-keeper (accounts for whisky, gin, etc.) RG5/110 Painter Box 44
Painter, Hannah Daybook Middletown Township, PA 1824-1832 Household expenses and wages and records of women working in the house RG5/110 Painter Box 22
Painter, Jacob Account book Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1842-1877 Mortgages, stocks, and loans (insert: letter from W.E. Tyler, 1864) RG5/110 Painter Box 45
Painter, Jacob Account book /daybook   Middletown Township, PA 1838-1855 House and farm expenses, laborers’ wages, and records of farm activities. RG5/110 Painter Box 22
Painter, Minshall Daybook Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1838-1872 House & farm accounts, interspersed with memoranda, botanical notes, etc. RG5/110 Painter Box 45
Painter, Minshall Account book Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1848-1849 Account of expenses in Middletown Twp.’s suit in Supreme Court over the removal of the county seat RG5/110 Painter Box 22
Painter, Minshall Daybook Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1865-1873 Farm expenses and records of produce sold at market RG5/110 Painter Box 22
Painter, Minshall Daybook Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1860-1862 Farm laborers’ work records RG5/110 Painter, Box 22
Painter, Minshall Daybook Middletown Township, PA n.d. Farm laborers’ work records (book is almost empty) RG5/110 Painter Box 22
Painter, Minshall Daybook Middletown Township, PA 1862-1865 Farm laborers’ work records RG5/110 Painter Box 22
Painter, Minshall Account book Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1864-1865 Records of stocks and bonds owned and loans received. Book has been chewed on. RG5/110 Painter Box 22
Painter, Minshall Account book Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1843-1844 Records of road taxes owed and paid by residents of Middletown Township. (Minshall Painter appears to have been one of the assessors.) RG5/110 Painter Box 22
Painter, Minshall Account book Middletown Twp, Delaware County, PA 1854-1862 Banking records, other misc. accounts with people, and record of Enos Painter’s death from what was probably a stroke. RG5.110 Painter Box 22
Painter, Minshall and Jacob Index to daybook Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1863-1876 Index to above daybook of 1863-1876 RG5/110 Painter Box 45
Palmer, John Ledger Concord Township, Delaware County, PA 1767-1802 Leather worker MSS 001/036
Palmer, John Account book   Concord Township, Delaware County, PA 1769, 1772-1776, 1788 Leather worker MSS 001/036
Palmer, John Ledger Concord Township, Delaware County, PA 1777-1828 Leather worker MSS 001/036
Palmer, John Ledger Concord Township, Delaware County, PA 1802-1848 Leather worker MSS 001/038
Palmer, John Account book Concord Township, Delaware County, PA 1858 Leather worker MSS 001/038
Palmer, John & Joseph Hannum Ledger Concord Township, Delaware County, PA 1795- 1796 Leather workers MSS 001/037
Palmer, Jonathan & Sarah Hopper Day book, also ledger, index Philadelphia 1809 Merchant (thread, cotton, sundries) RG5/115 Sarah H. Palmer Box 4
Palmer, Lewis Account book Chester, PA 1866-1868 Produce accounts RG5/112 Charles Palmer Box 1
Palmer, Samuel C. Day book Swarthmore College 1902-1938 Living expenses as botany professor; Biology Dept. accounts for Spencer Trotter and S.C. Palmer RG5/114 Samuel C.   Palmer Box 1
Palmer, William Day book, also ledger Concord 1831-1834 Merchant (clothes, coffee, nails, glass) MSS 001/039
Palmer, William Ledger Concord 1834-1835 Merchant (clothes, coffee, nails, glass) MSS 001/039
Palmer, William Day book Concord 1836-1837 Merchant (clothes, coffee, nails, glass) MSS 001/039
Palmer, William Day book Concord 1841-1844 Merchant (clothes, coffee, nails, glass) MSS 001/039
Palmer, William W. Ledger, also index Location unknown 1831-1858 Leather worker MSS 001/039
Palmer? Account book [Chester, PA?] 1862 Physician’s visiting list and accounts RG5/112 Charles Palmer Box 1
Palmer? Account book [Chester, PA?] 1862-1868 Cash accounts RG5/112 Chas. Palmer Box 1
Pancoast, Joseph C. Day book, also ledger, index Woodstown 1823 Merchant (tea, sugar, cloth) MSS 001/040
Paschall, Steven Accounts Location unknown 1736-1765 6Ds.(negative photostats). Those billed are Jonathan Adams, Commissioners for Indian Affairs, William Davis, John Franks, Glover Hunt, Obadiah Johnson, and Richard Waldron. From estate of Edith Paschall. MSS 004 (1736-1765)
Pidgeon, Cassandra Day book Winchester, VA 1931- 1946 Household expenses RG5/123   Pidgeon Box 9
Pidgeon, Rebecca R. Account book Winchester, VA 1901-1920 Bank deposits and withdrawals RG5/123 Pidgeon Box 9
Pidgeon, Rebecca R. Account book Winchester, VA 1920-1927 Bank deposits and withdrawals RG5/123 Pidgeon Box 9
Pidgeon, Rebecca R. Account book Winchester, VA 1928- 1936 Bank deposits and withdrawals RG5/123 Pidgeon Box 9
Pocopson Farm Agricultural journal, also partial index Pocopson Township, Chester County, PA 1858- 1886   MSS 001/041
Post, Edmund Account book Jericho, NY 1789-1793   MSS 002/163
Prickett, [?] Ledger Philadelphia 1859, 1875- 1876 Merchant RG5/127 (Prickett) Box 2
Prickett, Job Account book Location unknown 1781- 1789 Administration of estate of Thomas Smith RG5/127 (Prickett) Box 2
Prickett, Job Account book Location unknown 1781- 1787 Administration of estate of Thomas Smith RG5/127 (Prickett) Box 2
Prickett, Josiah J. Account book Northampton and Southampton Townships, Burlington County NJ 1849 School fund records kept by Josiah J. Prickett as superintendent RG5/127 (Prickett) Box 2  
Purdy, William (1769-1847) Account book Cortland, NY 1805-1844 Farm account book and other expenses

RG5/243

Purdy

Receipts (misc-ellaneous) Receipts New Jersey, Philadelphia 1794-1860 Including subscriptions to “The Friend”, tax receipts MSS 001/042
Robbins, Nathaniel Day book Salem, NJ 1816-1819, 1821 Grocer (flour, pork, sundries) RG5/130 Robbins
Sermon, Isaac Book of receipts Philadelphia 1802-1814 Book of receipts for money received from Dr. Isaac Sermon (cardboard cover) RG5/110 Painter Box 21
Sharp, Benjamin, trustees of Account book Philadelphia 1865- 1873 Living expenses for B. Sharp MSS 001/043
Sharples, Nathan H. Brickyard Day book West Chester, PA 1828-1830   RG5/117 Paschall   Box 1 (?)
Sharpless family Ledger, also day book, agricultural journal Location unknown 1793- 1857 Farmers (Butter, sheep, calves, eggs) MSS 001/044
Smedley, Chalkley Day book, also ledger New York 1836 Merchant (flour, pepper) MSS 001/045
Springfield Township Account book Springfield, PA [1890?] Insurance policies MSS 001/046
Stout-Alston Family Account book Location unknown 1774- 1779 Farming (wheat, corn) RG5/141 Stout- Alston Box 4
Stout-Alston Family Account book Location unknown 1791- 1795 Farming (wheat, corn) RG5/141   Stout- Alston Box 4
Stout-Alston Family Ledger Location unknown 1793 Farming (wheat, corn) RG5/141 Stout- Alston Box 4
Stout-Alston Family Account book Location unknown 1793- 1797 Farming (wheat, corn) RG5/141 Stout- Alston Box 4
Stout-Alston Family Account book Location unknown 1795 Farming (wheat, corn) RG5/141 Stout- Alston Box 4
Stout-Alston Family Account book Location unknown 1803 Farming (wheat, corn) RG5/141 Stout- Alston Box 4
Stout-Alston Family Account book Location unknown 1803-1806 Farming (wheat, corn) RG5/141 Stout- Alston Box 4
Stout-Alston Family Account book Location unknown 1810 Farming (wheat, corn) RG5/141 Stout- Alston Box 4
Stout-Alston Family Account book Location unknown 1816 Farming (wheat, corn) RG5/141 Stout- Alston Box 4
Stout-Alston Family Account book Location unknown 1819 Farming (wheat, corn) RG5/141 Stout- Alston Box 4
Stout-Alston Family Account book Location unknown 1831-1832 Farming (wheat, corn) RG5/141 Stout- Alston Box 4
Stout-Alston Family Agricultural journal, also index Location unknown 1835 Farming (wheat, corn) RG5/141 Stout- Alston Box 4
Stout-Alston Family Account book Location unknown n.d. (2) Farming (wheat, corn) RG5/141 Stout- Alston Box 4
Stout-Alston Family Index to unknown account book (3) Location unknown n.d. Farming (wheat, corn) RG5/141 Stout- Alston Box 4
Taylor, John Account book Upper Providence, Chester Co. (now Del. Co.), PA 1746-1772 (bulk 1747-1763) Mostly household expenses- repairs, dry goods, coffins RG5/110 Painter Box 45
Townsend, C.T.? Account book Philadelphia 1901, 1905, 1907 Purchases for Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons MSS    Truman   .. Truman
Truman, James Jr. Account book [Philadelphia?] 1781- 1796 Coppersmith RG5/151    Truman-Underhill Box 1   , Truman    Under hill
Tyler, John J. Account book Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1854-1862 Farm expenses, rents, laborers’ wages, house inventory, etc. RG5/110 Painter Box 22
Tyler, John J. Account book Middletown Twp., Delaware County, PA 1890-1910 Taxes, rents on various properties RG5/110 Painter Box 45
Tyson, Jacob P. Account book Montgomery County, PA 1857-1876 Trustee of estate of Hannah Hamel RG5/081 Knight Box 1
Tyson, Jacob P. Account book Montgomery County, PA 1856-1858 Guardian of Jacob Kirk's estate RG5/081 Knight Box 1
Walker, David Day book, also ledger Great Valley, Chester County 1847- 1887 Farmer (oats, lambs) RG5/155 Walker Box 1
Walton, Joseph S. Account book Swarthmore, PA 1904-1911 (1855-1912) Living expenses RG5/158   Walton Box 5
Watson, [Joseph] & [Josiah] Bunting Receipt book Philadelphia 1821-1825 Merchants (lumber) MSS 001/047  
Watson, Thomas, trustees of Account book Philadelphia 1729-1745 Living expenses for T. Watson MSS 001/048
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Account book Philadelphia 1895- 1899   Mining & metals manufacturing (bills receivable) RG5/162 Wharton Box 48
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Account book Philadelphia 1899- 1905   Mining & metals manufacturing (bills receivable and payable) RG5/162 Wharton Box 48a
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Account book Philadelphia 1903- 1909   Mining & metals manufacturing (bills receivable and payable) RG5/162 Wharton Box 48a
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Ledger Philadelphia 1863- 1867   Mining & metals manufacturing (Gap Mining Company, PA) RG5/162 Wharton Box 44
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Ledger, also index   Philadelphia 1869- 1879   Mining & metals manufacturing (Gap Mining Company, PA) RG5/162 Wharton Box 46
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Account book Philadelphia 1880- 1896   Mining & metals manufacturing (Gap Mining Company, PA) RG5/162 Wharton Box 47  
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Ledger, also index Philadelphia 1880- 1897   Mining & metals manufacturing (Gap Mining Company, PA) RG5/162 Wharton Box 47
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Account book Philadelphia 1848-1849   Mining & metals manufacturing (record of lead stock prices) RG5/162 Wharton Box 43
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Day book   Philadelphia 1857- 1859   Mining & metals manufacturing (mining, location unknown) RG5/162 Wharton Box 43
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Ledger, also index   Philadelphia 1863- 1867   Mining & metals manufacturing (nickel mining, Camden, NJ) RG5/162 Wharton Box 44
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Account book   Philadelphia 1869- 1898   Mining & metals manufacturing (nickel mining, Camden, NJ) RG5/162 Wharton Box 46
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Ledger, also index   Philadelphia 1869- 1899   Mining & metals manufacturing (nickel mining, Camden, NJ?) RG5/162 Wharton Box 46
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Ledger, also index   Philadelphia 1899- 1902   Mining & metals manufacturing (nickel mining, Camden, NJ) RG5/162 Wharton Box 48
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Account book   Philadelphia 4-5mo. 1858   Mining & metals manufacturing (record of wages paid out, Bethlehem) RG5/162 Wharton Box 44
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Ledger   Philadelphia 1859- 1863   Mining & metals manufacturing (spelter works, location unknown) RG5/162 Wharton Box 44
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Day book   Philadelphia 1861- 1863   Mining & metals manufacturing (zinc mining, Lehigh, PA) RG5/162 Wharton Box 44
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Account book   Philadelphia 1863- 1868   Mining & metals manufacturing (profits & losses of all ventures) RG5/162 Wharton Box 45
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Ledger, also index   Philadelphia 1863- 1868   Mining & metals manufacturing (profits & losses of all ventures) RG5/162 Wharton Box 45
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Ledger, also day book, index   Philadelphia 1869- 1876   Mining & metals manufacturing (profits & losses) RG5/162 Wharton Box 45
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Day book   Philadelphia 1876- 1884   Mining & metals manufacturing (profits & losses of all ventures) RG5/162 Wharton Box 47  
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Account book, also ledger, index   Philadelphia 1885- 1898   Mining & metals manufacturing (profits & losses) RG5/162 Wharton Box 48
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Account book, also index   Philadelphia 1855- 1857 Mining & metals manufacturing RG5/162 Wharton Box 43
Wharton, Joseph (1826-1909) Account book   Philadelphia 1858- 1863 Mining & metals manufacturing RG5/162 Wharton Box 43
White, J. Account book Philadelphia 1801- 1828 [Banking?] MSS 001/049
Whitson family Account book Westtown School, Media, PA, California, Moylan, PA 1885- 1918 Yearly summaries of living expenses RG5/164 Whitson Box 1
Williams, H.& C. Ledger, also business corre-spondence written by Benjamin Poultney Philadelphia 1771- 1773, 1824- 1827 Merchants MSS 001/050
Williams, Thomas Account book Location unknown 1787-1804 Business unknown MSS 001/051