This ledger contains medicine related sales made between 1853 and 1863 by Hiram G. Farrell that were to be sent via riverboat to various destinations. The ledger contains the boat names, items being shipped, weight, cost, purchaser, and signatures of clerks or other representatives for the boats.
Some early railroad shipments on the Peoria and Bureau Valley Railroad are noted starting in this ledger starting in November of 1854.
This ledger contains medicine and other sales made by the druggist, Hiram G. Farrell, that were to be sent via carriage to central Illinois destinations.
This is William J. Dobbin's ledger that ranges from August of 1856 to 1888. Records from his distillery Dobbins & Spurk in Wesley City, grain business, assets, properties, and various personal expenses are listed.