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Catalog Number 1973.30.13
Object Name Invoice
Title Invoice issued by W. H. Marcon, Seedsman, Guelph
Date 02/23/1874
Year Range from 1874
Year Range to 1874
Description Invoice or Statement. Black and red print, and black ink on off-white paper. In the upper left corner is the business logo, a bouquet of flowers. The invoice is issued to "Messrs. Micklejohn & Co., Harriston. " Dated "Feby 23rd, 1874. Printed in black: "OPPOSITE THE MARKET, GUELPH, ONT. / BOUGHT OF W. H. MARCON, SEEDSMAN / ORDERS BY MAIL PROMPTLY ATTENDED TO."
Under the letterhead is a double red line, below which are four columns marked off by red and blue vertical lines. Listed in handwritten black ink are items purchased by customer to the amount of "$161.70." Below this along the bottom is a handwritten note: "Dear Sirs / the above was shipped today per G. W. Ry to Harriston - and I trust will prove satisfactory. Wanting other kind orders. I am yours truly, W. H. Marcon."
People Marcon, W. H.
Search Terms Great Western Railway
Marcon (W.H.) Seedsman
Market Square
Subjects ACCOUNTING
IMMIGRATION
INDUSTRY & TRADE
COMMERCIAL - SEED
RAILWAY
Dimensions 21.25 cm x 16.5 cm - L x W