Invoice, John Hitchcock & Son to Cahoon, Carter & Co., circa 12 October 1836

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Messrs
Bo[ugh]t. of & Son
4 O. G. Looking Glasses No. 15 $9.00 $36.00
6 Bevil Gilt [Looking Glasses] 22. $2.75. 23. $4.50 43.50
3 [Bevil Gilt Looking Glasses] 24. $6.00 24½ $7.00 39.00
6 [Bevil] Band [Looking Glasses] 26. $2.75 16.50
6 Plain Single Plate [Glasses] 32 $1.37½ 34. $2.25. 36 $3.25 41.25
12 Figgd. Gilt [Plate Glasses] Ea[ch] 4.— 5/ 6— 6— 11/— 24.75
6 [Figgd. Gilt] [Ea] 7— 11/— 8.25
12 Bevil [Gilt Plate Glasses] [Ea] 8.— 6/— 11/— 11/— 25.50
6 Toilet with drawers Ea 2.— 22/— 3— 24/— 34.50
6 Boxes & 2 Cartages 8.75
$278.00
<​Duplicate​> [p. [1]]
& Son
Mirrors
$278.00 [p. [2]]

Footnotes

  1. 1

    The cost associated with transporting goods, which were originally transported by cart. (“Cartage,” in American Dictionary [1828].)  

    An American Dictionary of the English Language: Intended to Exhibit, I. the Origin, Affinities and Primary Signification of English Words, as far as They Have Been Ascertained. . . . Edited by Noah Webster. New York: S. Converse, 1828.

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    “Duplicate” is written vertically in red ink over the center of the page, in unidentified handwriting.