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Samuel Dirk Daybook

A description of the item at Syracuse University

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Dirk, Samuel.
Title: Samuel Dirk Daybook
Inclusive Dates: 1813-1840
Quantity: 1 volume
Abstract: Daybook of a 19th century blacksmith, including sales of general provisions.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

Samuel Dirk was a blacksmith. Nothing is known of him beyond the information given in the collection.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Samuel Dirk Daybook consists of one volume, a daybook showing blacksmith's records and sales of general provisions.

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Access Restrictions

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Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Subject Headings


Dirk, Samuel.


Horseshoeing -- 19th century.
Blacksmithing -- 19th century.
Ironwork -- 19th century.

Genres and Forms

Account books.



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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Samuel Dirk Daybook,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Purchase, 1968.

Finding Aid Information

Created by: MRC
Date: 7 Apr 2010
Revision history: 17 Oct 2018 - rehoused (MS)

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Business records
Box 1 Daybook 1813-1840

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