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Catalog Number 2012.01.0002
Object Name Book, Account
Date 1828-1838
Title 1828-1838 Margaretta Mason Brown's Account Book
Scope & Content An account book with blue cover. All handwritten transactions were written by Margaretta Mason Brown from 1828 through 1838. This account book primarily records church business, although some personal transcations are contained in it as well.

Margaretta served as treasurer of the Frankfort Sabbath School until her death in 1838. She recorded charitable donations to organizations such as the Abecedarian Society, which provided aid to poor children, and the American Colonization Society. Payment for Reverend John T. Edgar's salary and subscriptions are also logged.

Transcription available upon request.
People Margaretta Mason Brown
Search Terms Presbyterian Church