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Bill of sale for food purchased by Mrs. Savage at Joseph B. Bussier and Co., a store in Philadelphia. The bill includes foods such as fruits, chicken, cranberries (?), milk, sardines, salmon, and tomatoes. On the back of the bill is a list of foods, some that were included on the bill, others, such as turkey, were not.
Civil War, Economic aspects, food prices, Philadelphia Metropolitan Area
"Bill of sale from Joseph B. Bussier and Co., November 30, 1863" (1863). Indiana, Pennsylvania in the Civil War. 7.
The Historical and Genealogical Society of Indiana County, PA; White Collection.