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Page 67a Account Book of Elijah Williams, Ledger B, Vol. 3
Storekeeper (Elijah Williams) accounts with Abijah Prince. This is a page from the account book of Deerfield, Massachusetts, storekeeper Elijah Williams (1712-1771) that includes purchases and payments from the free black man, Abijah Prince.
front Sign-"Olde Deerfield Doll House"
The wooden sign advertised a tea and gift shop operated by Mrs. Frederick S. Hyde in Deerfield, Massachusetts in the first quarter of the 20th century.
front Sign-"Who would Turn Back 2 Hundred Yeare, Let him A light & Enter Here"
c. 1923
This wooden sign, advertising a tea house in Deerfield, Massachusetts, was attached to a tree outside.
front Sign-"A. Boyden's Hotel"
c. 1850
This classic wooden hotel sign came from a hotel that was run in Deerfield, Massachusetts, in the 1850s.
front Tuscarora beadwork sellers
This is a stereopticon view of several Tuscarora (Iroquois) artisans selling their beadwork to tourists near Niagara Falls, New York, in 1889.
front Milk Bottle
c. 1950
This Snow's Dairy bottle from around 1950 was typical of the post-war milk bottle. Individual bottles of milk became widespread in the 20th century as milk production mechanized.
front Milk Bottle
c. 1930
The returnable milk bottle generally sold milk from small producers and were returned to stores. When dairies became much larger in the 1940s and after, they did away with generic bottles in favor of their own labels.
front Milk Bottle
c. 1950
Milk bottles were usually delivered to households on a daily basis. As steam sterilizing equipment became mandatory, many small milk producers stopped selling milk directly, relying on large, centralized dairies to distribute their milk.
front Bottle
c. 1880
Saratoga bottles were used to sell mineral springs to Americans searching for restorative drinks.
front Ketchup Bottle

People have been using ketchup as a condiment since Ancient Roman times and it is still a popular condiment today.


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