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1825 - 1828 ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT LEDGER OF EARLY 19TH CENTURY COMMERCE AND MARITIME ECONOMY HANDWRITTEN BY A MAIDEN LANE NEW YORK MERCHANT WHO WOULD ALSO PLAY A ROLE IN AMERICA'S GLASS INDUSTRY

By: CHARLES GOFF

Price: $2,485.99

Publisher: NEW YORK, NY, 1825

Seller ID: 0008026

Condition: Good


On offer is a superb commercial record of shipping into New York City at the beginning of its unprecedented growth in the early 1800's. Measuring approximately 12 1/2 inches by 8 inches, this ledger has 144 pages and is about 71% complete. The spine of the ledger has been damaged but all pages are intact. The handwriting is quite legible. Attached to the ledger are 2 file cards with a number of details. These cards were attached much later and could be removed without difficulty. Charles Robert Goff was a shipping agent in New York City during the 1820's. Goff operated from a location on Manha... View more info