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Three Miscellaneous Ledgers

Identifier: MSS-4042

Scope and Contents

The collection contains three early twentieth century ledgers for Jefferson, Pickens, and Tuscaloosa county businesses. Two of the ledgers are cash books from one individual or business most likely in Tuscaloosa Couty, Alabama, from 1908 through 1913. The first five pages of the third ledger lists the total amount of state and county taxes due for each disctrict of Pickens County for 1935. Beginning on page eight appears to be a store ledger for a O. D. Potts of Birmingham, Alabama, showing debits and credits for individuals from 1938 through 1945.


  • 1908 - 1945

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Three early twentieth century ledgers for Tuscaloosa and Pickens county businesses.

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Processed by Martha Bace, 2014
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Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa AL 35487-0266