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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.243.04
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1778 
Title Account ledger for payments to Samuel Tufts
Date 24 September 1778
Author The Town of Newburyport  
Document Type Business and financial document
Content Description Ledger of payments from the town of Newburyport to Samuel Tufts. The payments began on 10 February 1778 and ended on 24 September 1778 and was for a total of over 182 pounds. The town mostly purchased clothing from Tufts. He signed the document, apparently stating he received the funds.
Subjects Finance  Government and Civics  Military History  Military Uniforms  Revolutionary War  
People Tufts, Samuel (fl. 1778)  
Place written Newburyport, Massachusetts
Theme The American Revolution; Merchants & Commerce
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859