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Gibbs Brothers Account Book, 1854-1855

By Trent Shotwell

Collection Overview

Title: Gibbs Brothers Account Book, 1854-1855

Extent: 1.0 Boxes

Arrangement: The collection consists of a handwritten business ledger used to record daily transactions and notes relating to Gibbs Brothers business.  The pages of the ledger are unbound and arranged chronologically.

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Gibbs Brothers Account Book was used to record daily transactions from December 1854 through February 1855.  The ledger is unbound and in very fragile condition.  The book was donated to the Texas Room of the Estill Library, Sam Houston State Teachers College, by Dr. J.L. Clark on April 3, 1962.  See also the Gibbs Family Papers.

Administrative Information

Use Restrictions:

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Preferred Citation: Gibbs Brothers Account Book. SHSU Special Collections, Newton Gresham Library, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas.


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Handwritten business ledger used to record daily transactions and notes relating to Gibbs Brothers business.