Author:H.W. HOWARD

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1863 - 1864 HANDWRITTEN MANUSCRIPT LEDGER AND ACCOUNT BOOK REGARDING TAXES, TOLLS AND JUDICIAL ENFORCEMENT INCLUDING THE INSTALLATION OF A MADMAN TO THE STATE LUNATIC ASYLUM

By: H.W. HOWARD

Price: $985.99

Publisher: EAST ORANGE NEW JERSEY NJ, 1863

Seller ID: 000952

Condition: Fair


On offer is an interesting original relic of the Civil War being a handwritten account of a postal and tax collector and perhaps Justice of the Peace as he notes judicial orders and enforcement, H.W. Howard, records on 36 unnumbered pages taxes and tolls received, orders enforced and of other specific interest are the sale of boy and the incarceration of a man judged insane to the lunatic asylum and the disposal of his possessions to cover the costs of treatment: "December 31, 1863: Took Ambrose Disbro to State Lunitick Obsillum took property belonging to him one cow sold for 30.00, one st... View more info