MG 313, Henry G. Lyon (fl. 1800-1838), Cabinetmaker Account book, 1800-1838
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MG 313, Henry G. Lyon (fl.
Account book, 1800-1838, 0.2
linear feet / 1 volume
Call Number: MG 313 (os)
Kept by a Sussex County
cabinetmaker, this volume includes accounts with the company store of the
Franklin Furnace in Hardyston Township.
Henry G. Lyon was a cabinetmaker
working in Sussex County, New Jersey between the years 1800 and 1838.
The source of this collection is
Henry G. Lyons account book
contains records of his cabinetmaking business in Sussex County, New Jersey from
the years 1800 to 1838. Accounts are labeled with the name of the customer
and each entry includes date, job, and price. Typical jobs include housing
construction and repair, furniture building, coffin building, and
painting. The book contains an account with the Franklin Furnace Company
in Hardyston Township, and an index is located in the front of the volume.
Processed by Luis
October 2000 part of the “Farm to City” project funded
by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.