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Belt, Butler and Company bills of sale 1887, 1893, 1894

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1923 (Text) 00000106179716 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 1998 Philip N. Williams. EAD finding aid created 2018/05/15 by Jennifer Carter.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection contains three bills of sale for furs purchased from George W. Turner by Belt, Butler and Company, exporters of raw furs and ginseng. The purchases were of pelts from skunks, raccoons, opossums, red foxes, minks, sheep, and other animals. The bills of sale are a record of prices at the turn of the last century.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Belt, Butler and Company bills of sale, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
George W. Turner was a trapper working out of Cold Springs, Indiana, in the late 1880s and early 1890s.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from William Reeves on 1978/07/26.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Belt, Butler and Company (N.Y.)
Fur trade > Indiana > History.
Receipts (Acknowledgments)
Cold Springs (Ind.)

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