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Catalog Number 4775-1
Title Receipt, Store; J.L. Blum & Co., Nebraska City, 1869, Pink
Object Name Receipt
Description Receipt from J.L. Blum & Co., Nebraska City, 1869. Pink paper with black ink.
Date 1869
Year Range from 1869
Year Range to 1869
Material paper, ink
Used USA: Nebraska (Otoe), Nebraska City
People Oakley, Richard
History FOR MERCHANDISE SOLD TO RICHARD OAKLEY SR. AFTER 7 YRS APPRENTICESHIP AT A DRYGOODS BUSINESS IN LONDON, OAKLEY CAME TO PALMYRA, NE IN 1869 TO OPEN HIS OWN DRYGOODS STORE. HE WALKED 30 MILES TO NEB. CITY TO PURCHASE THE 1ST GOODS TO SELL IN HIS STORE.
Credit line Richard Oakley, Nebraska City (Otoe), Nebraska
Collection Oakley, Richard