Publication Date

11-30-1863

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Description

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.

Identifier

WC98.89.01

Keywords

United States, History, Civil War, 1861-1865, Economic aspects. Food prices, United States, 1860-1870. Food prices, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Metropolitan Area, 1860-1870.

Source

The Historical and Genealogical Society of Indiana County, PA; White Collection.

Bill of sale from Joseph B. Bussier and Co., November 30, 1863

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