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January 6

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? South-Carolina Gazette and Country Journal (January 6, 1767).“A Bill of – PHIPPARD, Clock and Watch-Maker, at POOL, inclosed in the Case.” An unnamed advertiser...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 6 Jan 2017

Invoice : St. Luke, High Bridge, Newcastle, to Charles Wren

On an engraved billhead illustrated with a medallion of St. Luke mixing paint on a palette, Joseph Bell’s itemized invoice to Charles Wren dated 20 July 1782. Motto at the head of the sheet: “Pictures carefully cleaned, lined & repaired,...
From: Recent Antiquarian Acquisitions on 26 May 2016

Invoices from the Lemon-Tree Tavern and Hotel

Three printed bills with manuscript completions, issued by the Aberdeen inn, the Lemon Tree and later the Lemon Tree Tavern and Hotel, and dated 1802, 1806, and 1811. The billhead includes a woodcut of a lemon tree and identifies the proprietor as George...
From: Recent Antiquarian Acquisitions on 22 Mar 2016

Invoice with receipt, from John Greeves

Manuscript invoice on engraved billhead, recording in considerable detail the fitting out of a town house in Kings Lynn in Norfolk in 1807 by John Greeves for George Edwards Esq. The invoice totals £88 6 s. 1 1/2 d. and includes information about...
From: Recent Antiquarian Acquisitions on 8 Feb 2016

Invoice from John Smith & Robert Hall, London cheesemongers

Engraved billhead completed in a single hand for the sale of “1 fine” cheese and signed by the clerk. The billhead is decorated at the top with an engraving of a black boy. Title:Invoice from John Smith & Robert Hall, London cheesemongers,...
From: Recent Antiquarian Acquisitions on 22 Sep 2014

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