John R. Spicer [RG1425.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG1425.AM:  John R. Spicer, 1858-1950

Account sheets:  1908-1913
Beatrice, Gage County, Nebraska:  Harness and tackle shop owner
Size:  One folder

BACKGROUND NOTE

Born February 1, 1858, near Monmouth, Illinois, John Renwick Spicer moved to Beatrice, Nebraska, in 1890.  He operated a harness and tackle business in Beatrice.  John R. Spicer died in Beatrice on January 29, 1950.  He is buried in Evergreen Home Cemetery at Beatrice, Nebraska.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This collection consists of one folder containing loose ledger sheets documenting various accounts kept by John Spicer for his harness and tackle business in Beatrice, Nebraska.  The account entries date from 1908 to 1913.

INVENTORY

Ledger account sheets, 1908-1913

 

Subject headings:

Beatrice (Nebraska) -- Businesses
Gage County (Nebraska) -- Businesses
Horsemanship -- Equipment and supplies
Leather goods
Saddlery
Spicer, John R., 1858-1950

 

Revised TMM      11-26-2019

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