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J. M. York journal

 Collection
Identifier: c-00523

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a journal that belonged to John M. York who owned a general store in Ionia County, Michigan. The journal dates mostly from 1899 to 1901 with a portion dating from 1922. Also within the journal are the recordings of 1913 auction sales by George Kelner. This journal may be connected with the ledger in another collection (c.00524); both were found in the home of Ludwig C. Winters by the donor.

Dates

  • 1899 - 1922
  • Majority of material found within 1899 - 1901

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

Biographical Note

John M. York was a general store merchant who lived in Orleans Township, Ionia County, Michigan according to the 1910 Federal Census.

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet (, 1 volume on shelf)

Language of Materials

English

Custodial History

Gift of Dan Scott, 1983-09-27.

Legal Status

Copyright: Donor(s) have transferred any applicable copyright to Michigan State University but the collection may contain third-party materials for which copyright was not transferred. Copyright restrictions may apply.

Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Creator

Title
J. M. York Journal
Status
4 Published And Cataloged
Date
October 1983
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

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