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Guide to the Estabrook's Tavern day book, 1815-1817

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Title:
Estabrook's Tavern day book
Creator:
Estabrook, Thomas S., 1777-1859
Creator:
Estabrook's Tavern (Brunswick, Me.)
ID:
M194.E376 folio
Date [inclusive]:
1815-1817
Extent:
1 volume39 x 16 cm
Repository:
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011
Abstract:
Business ledger recording daily transactions at Estabrook's Tavern (Brunswick, Me.), providing the names of customers, items they purchsed (chiefly foodstuffs and libations), and the cost.
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Conditions Governing Use:

If not in the public domain, copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Preferred Citation:

Cite as: Estabrook's Tavern Day Book, Miscellaneous Manuscript Collection, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Me

Estabrook's Tavern was located near the northwest corner of Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, and during the 1810s served as the principal public house and stage house in the town. It was better known from the 1820s on as Moorhead's Tavern. Estabrook was born in Lunenburg, Massachusetts, but lived mainly in Brunswick from 1801 until his death in 1859

Business ledger recording daily transactions at Estabrook's Tavern (Brunswick, Me.), providing the names of customers, items they purchsed (chiefly foodstuffs and libations), and the cost.

Corporate Name(s):
  • Estabrook's Tavern (Brunswick, Me.).
  • Bowdoin College -- History -- 19th century.
Genre(s):
  • Account books. -- att.
Geographic Name(s):
  • Brunswick (Me.) -- History -- 19th century.
  • Brunswick (Me.) -- Commerce.
Subject(s):
  • Taverns (Inns) -- Maine -- Brunswick.
  • Account books -- Maine -- Brunswick.

Proprietor: Thomas S. Estabrook.

Estabrook's Tavern day book

Forms part of the Miscellaneous Manuscript collection in the Bowdoin College Special Collections & Archives.

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