Processing information: Collection processing completed 2007/02 by Ruth Light. Finding aid revised 2015/11/25 by Lauren Patton.
This collection contains a cashbook maintained by R. Newcum for the West River Mills from 1863 to 1871. There are also additional entries for 1878.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
West River Mills Cashbook, 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:
The West River Mills was a business in Indiana in the 19th century, likely located near Hagerstown in Wayne County. Between 1863 and 1871, R. Newcum maintained a cashbook for the mill.