Antique Handwritten Calligraphy Ledger Record Book by John Becker – c. 1836-1862

Antique Handwritten Calligraphy Ledger Record Book by John Becker – c. 1836-1862

Sale price $98.00 Regular price $125.00

Product Description: This early ledger book features thirty-five pages of financial, accounting, and mathematical notes mostly hand-written in calligraphy by John Becker.  Featuring nineteen pages of mathematical notes and questions, six pages of day book, and an additional ten pages of a handwritten journal record, which appears to be for financial transactions from January - June 1862.  Two blank pages separate an additional ten pages of accounting records.  A fantastic piece of history from the US-Northeast Region.

Circa: 1836-1862

Origin: Most-likely Lancaster County, PA area

Product Dimensions: 7 ¾” x 12 ½”

Product Weight: 5 ounces

Material: Paper, cardboard

Color: Silver, brown

Condition: Previously owned – used.  Condition is consistent with age.  Discoloration, staining, foxing, and yellowing.  Cardboard cover is separating about ½ to ¾ up binding.  Most of the ledger's information is readable, two pages and a corner located in the back are torn out.

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