Guide to the Richard B. Morse Account Book, 1835-1840
Collection number: MS 26
About Richard B. Morse
Richard B. Morse was a blacksmith in Chester, Rockingham County, New Hampshire.
Besides shoeing horses and oxen, Morse repaired a wide variety of farm implements.
He also served as first clerk and later captain in the Chester Militia.
About the Richard B. Morse Account Book
Manuscript business ledger (1835-1845) of blacksmith Richard Morse. In addition to
accounts related to his business, Morse noted labor accounts, purchases of business
and household materials, financial obligations, and attendance at court, parish, and
This collection is open.
Copyright is retained by the authors of these papers, or their descendants, as
stipulated by United States copyright law.
Richard B. Morse Account Book, 1835-1840, MS 26, Milne Special Collections and
Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.
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