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D. Hawes & Son account ledger

Identifier: MSS 390
Overview D. Hawes and Son was a retail establishment located at the corner of Washington and Illinois Streets in downtown Rock Island, Illinois. This collection consists of a single item: the ledger of D. Hawes & Son, 1869-1871, labeled "Invoice of Stock of the Retail Establishment."

Indian trade ledgers collection

Identifier: MSS 101
Overview The Indian trade ledgers collection, 1819-1979 (bulk 1819-1935), primarily includes eight original and two photocopied ledgers recording trade relations between settlers and Indigenous groups in the Upper Mississippi Valley. The trade ledgers list merchandise traded by Native Americans and settlers, such as food, work tools, and animals. Some ledgers also list inventories of merchandise in stock at the trading posts and accounts for money owed. The collection also includes a list of persons...

Jones, Mason & Co. financial records

Identifier: MSS 389
Overview Jones, Mason & Co. began as a general store as early as 1879. The Jones, Mason & Co. financial records consist of four ledgers plus several loose enclosures.