This collection contains receipts, bills, and accounts of George Besore, dry goods merchant of Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, largely with Baltimore firms. Invoices, notes, delivery orders, receipts, and letters are all to Besore.
- 1820 - 1865
- Besore, George, 1799-1871 (Person)
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2.08 Linear Feet (5 boxes)
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased, May 1952.
Scope and Contents
BOX 1: Receipts, 1819-1827; BOX 2: Receipts, 1828-1832; BOX 3: Receipts, 1833-1841; BOX 4: Receipts, 1842-1865; BOX 5: Business correspondence, 1823-1859.
- Guide to the Besore papers
- Minimally Processed
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Script of description
- 2021-09-22: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Mallory Herberger.