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Frederick Trendley, Paper Mill Account Ledger

Collection Number: A&M 0534


A ledger for a paper manufacturing mill at Newton Falls, Ohio. Entries show accounts with employees and customers; prices for farm produce, coal, and general merchandise; salaries; and prices paid for materials. Accounts are shown with Western Reserve College and the "Ohio Observer". A method for coloring paper is given, as well as instructions for mixing and applying whitewash. It also includes an estimate for paper production costs; and lease from Frederick Trendley to John Benton for part of the mill.


  • Creation: 1841-1851


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0.2 Linear Feet (Summary: 1 1/2 in.)

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Frederick Trendley, Paper Mill Account Ledger, 1841-1851
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1549 University Ave.
P.O. Box 6069
Morgantown WV 26506-6069 US