Account, 1767 May 6 to October 21

ms-number767306.7

doi
10.1349/ddlp.1455

abstractExpenditures of, and donations to, the Indian Charity School in Lebanon, CT.

handwritingUnknown hand is informal and occasionally difficult to decipher.

paperLarge sheet folded in half is in good condition, with light-to-moderate creasing, staining and wear.

inkBrown-black.

layoutAlthough the paper is folded in half as if to make four separate pages, text is also written out across the span of each side of the entire paper. Text is also written in various orientations.

noteworthyDue to ledger formatting, transcription line breaks and text orientations may not exactly match those of the document. In instances where the intention regarding an abbreviation is uncertain, the abbreviation has been left unexpanded in the modernized transcription. Given the amount of deletions and additions, this document appears to be a draft.

Modernized Version Deletions removed; additions added in; modern spelling and capitalization added; unfamiliar abbreviations expanded.

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D.r The Indian Charity School in Lebanon from May 6th to October 21st 1767 to Eleazar Wheelock C.r
Sterling
To sundry articles of clothing furni‐‐ture etc. for the school and [guess: Mistresses] and schoolmasters — — £74..5.2 3/4
To printing my narrative AD 1762 omitted £27.2.0 3/4} 20..6..6
To the support of Missionaries and schoolmasters among the Indians £174.13..2 1/4} 130..19..11
To my son's mission of 3 1/2 weeks with Augustine Hebard to settle a school and open a door for a Missionary at old Oneida and to defraying the Expences of 7 Indian Children from that Country } 12..18..9
{To the of the members of the male school schoolmaster etc. £} 104..17..2 3/4
{ —
"To the support of the female School, Mistress etc.}" 23..10..10 1.4
To Expences of occasional Journies etc.} ..12..11..8
To balance referred to C.r the new Acct — £16.15.6 3/4 62..14..7
£452..8..10 3/4
sterling
"xBy balance of account adjusted May 6th, 1767 " £76..6..1
xBy a piece of black broadcloth Mr. Whitaker bought in England for the school — } 21—
xBy Mr. Robert Hodgson of London's bills of Exchange on Dr. Prince of Salem — } 20—
xBy Mr. Samuel Barminters do on Mr. James Pierce } 5..5
By my bill on Mr. Robert Keen in favour Messrs. Dan and Joshua Lathrop — — } 140—
By my bill on ditto in favour Mr. Asahel Clark. 63..17..8
xBy Contributions received made in this Colony by virtue of a brief granted by ye general Assembly } 66..13..1
xBy interest of Subscriptions — 3..16..1
xBy public and private donations received in my Journey to Portsmouth last August — } 37..16..10 1/4
xBy a grant of the London Commissioners in Boston — — —} 7.10—
£452..8..10 3/4
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Balance — 50.5.7 1/2 Subs: £2.10.11
Missionaries £265.2.2 1/2 contribution 17.0.0 1/4
clothes.. 107..2..1 1/4 donation 42..0—
School.. 229.6.0 8/4 Bills.. 476..6.7
Female.. 42.14.7 Balance 170.2.4
Miscellaneous 14.13.11 1/4 LM £709..4..6 1/4
LM £709..4..6 1/4 177..6.1 1/2
177..6- 1 3/4 Sterling — 531..10..4 3.4
Sterling — £531-10.4 3/4
The Indian Charity
Quote of Donations
etc.
1 2 3 4 5
Missionaries— Clothing Male School Female Miscellaneous
1.8— 0.10..3 1/2 0..11..9 2.9..2
10— 4.7..4 7 — 11..6 1.17..11 1-4
1.15.3 6.6 16..0..4 2..2..1 — 47 1.5..1
14.6 2.6— 11..0..2 2..1..10 — 45 3..10.10
1.13— 8..2..10 1..0..9 2.6.8 — 57 1..19..4
7— 3.5.5 — 20 5.0 33.18.5 — 72 10—
4.19..9 11.1.2 1/2 — 47 1.1.0 1.1.6. 74 14..4
37..5.4-23 9..2..1 — 40 4..3..0 42..14..7 2..3..9
21..11.7 1/4-42 11.6— 55 2.7 3.6
90.10.9 1/4..63 179-5-11 1/2 36..11..0 1/2 14..13..11 3/4
7.5— 664.19.0 3.16.11 — 24
10— 227.3..2 8.12.0 — 20
0.5.1 120.1.0 3/4 1.16.6 — 29
10—} 65 70 7.10 — 30
52.10.9 1/2— 107.2..1 3/4 2.15.9 1/2 — 31
22..5.10 1/2 3.12.9 1/2 — 32
265..2..2 1/2 3.19.1 — 33
6.5.7 — 34
12.9.2 — 35
16.2 — 36
4.12.5 — 30
3.14.10 1/2 — 39
1.7.10 1/2 — 40
90..8..0 1/2
5.11.7 — 43
13.7.0 3/4 — 47
0.15.01/2 — 40
9.0.4 — 55
7.0— 57
0.1.3 — 58
6.2.9 — 59
10..11.1 — 60
215..13..6 3/4
4..7..11 — 73
4.10.30 — 74
235..3.0 3/4
5.17—
229..6..3/4
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