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British North American household provisions commonplace book

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151034438071], Folder: 19
Identifier: MS-0817
Overview A household account book, dated 1826 to 1827, containing a monthly record of foodstuffs and other goods purchased, perhaps for a hotel or private home on the east coast of Canada. There is currently no biographical information on the creator.

Samuel Oldknow business records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-HUT-009
Overview Samuel Oldknow was the first successful maker of British muslin in the 18th century. The records, dating from 1787 to 1811, consist of approximately 75 items which include correspondence, pay-tickets, receipts, ledgers, account and memorandum books, shop-notes, and documents.