T. B. Rush general store daybook
Scope and Contents
The daybook of T. B. Rush contains almost daily entries written between April 1835 and July 1836, recording daily sales at a general store in Mount Willing, Alabama. Entries list the names of buyers, a description of their purchases of food and household goods, and total expenses accrued.
- Rush, T. B. (Author, Person)
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Biographical / Historical
T. B. Rush managed a general store located in Mount Willing, Lowndes County, Alabama. Records show that Rush was appointed to serve as a postmaster for the town in 1834.
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Contains almost daily entries written between April 1835 and July 1836, recording daily sales at a general store in Mount Willing, Alabama.
The A. S. Williams III Americana Collection, Amelia Gayle Gorgas Library, The University of Alabama
Gift of A. S. Williams III, 2010
Title on phase box spine: Day Book of T. B. Rush ~ Mt. Willing, Alabama ~ 1835
Haley Aaron, 2013
- Guide to the T. B. Rush general store daybook
- January 2014
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