Deciphering the Records: debits & credits

An image of the Campbell Carriage Factory’s earliest ledger, on the theme, Deciphering the Records: Debits & Credits.

A number of different types of business record still exist for the Campbell Carriage Factory. By sampling different types of record, from the very earliest to the last, we can learn a great deal about how this factory – a rather typical carriage factory --operated over its 100 year span.

Leslie Van Patter
Paul Bogaard, Adèle Hempel
19-20th Century
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