Genesee Valley Canal tolls paid by Wadsworth Mills, Avon, N.Y., November-December 1846

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Title

Genesee Valley Canal tolls paid by Wadsworth Mills, Avon, N.Y., November-December 1846

Description

The first paragraph of this handwritten document written by B. Boorman reads "Sir The totals of last Month (Nov.) which was put on book the beginning of this Month I do not know if you have taken act of Therefore give it below[:]
17 Bus 30 lbs Wheat 7/-
20 Bus Provender 2/6
1 Bus Corn 4/-"
The last paragraph states "The totals of this Month Dec are[:]
12 Bus 30 lbs Wheat 7/-
2 Bus Corn 4/-
1 Bus Buck Wheat 4/-
22 Bus Provender 2/-"
The document also lists December returns from several local farms, including flour and other grain products produced at the mills.

Creator

Boorman, B.

Date

1846-12-31

Source

Wadsworth Family Papers, Cabinet 1, Drawer 2
Milne Library Special Collections, SUNY Geneseo

Format

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Type

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Original Format

Paper ledger, 15 x 12.6 in. folded to 7.5 x 12.6 in.