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Catalog Number 1977.51.24
Object Name Statement
Title Statement from John Dyson to Mr. John Chipchase
Date 1847
Year Range from 1847.0
Year Range to 1847.0
Description Statement; handwritten and quite legible on both sides in black ink on rectangular aged white paper. Issued by Joseph Dyson and addressed to "Mr. John Chipchase" and is dated: "1847 Bill Rendered". It lists the various items purchased at Dyson's store, and is a history of Mr. Chipchase's account from January 13 1836 to Feb 4 & 6, 1847" and the amount owing to Mr. Dyson as of February 1847. The amounts are in English pounds, shillings and pence.
On Front: List of purchases from Jan 13 1846 April 27 ....
Carried Over 26 L. 3 s. 1 1/2 p."
On reverse side:
"1846 Account Brought Forward 26L 3 s. 1 1/2 p. / June 9 ?mitted Soap 1/3 1 lb. Tea 4/4 1/2 Braces 1/3 " L. 6 s. 10 1/2 p. / 1847 26L 10 s. 0 p. / Feb 4 & 6 Cash Paid 10 L. 0 s. 0 p. / Amount Due 16 L. 10s. 0 p."
[L = British pound; s. = shilling ; p. = pence]


People Dyson, Joseph
Chipchase, John
Search Terms Dyson (Joseph) General Store
Subjects ACCOUNTING
COMMERCIAL - RETAILERS
COMMERCIAL - GROCERS
Dimensions 32 x 19.5 cm. - L x W