Pew rent account book, St. Peter's Church, 1779 March

Metadata

Title

Pew rent account book, St. Peter's Church, 1779 March

Date

1779-03

Digital Identifier

ChristChurch.AccountingWardensPewRentAccountBooks_v223

Call Number

3.4.3.2, v223

Description

Pew Registers were maintained at Christ Church and indeed many churches in the 18th and 19th centuries. The pew rent records document pew rents collected and from whom. Some books note where individuals sat and their home addresses. This particular journal indicates rents due through March 25, 1779. Pages after page 17 are blank and were not scanned.

Place

Pennsylvania--Philadelphia

Collection

Christ Church Archives

Extent

1 volume, 17 pages

Format (Original)

Format (Digital)

tiff

Rights

http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/

Language

eng

Type

Text

Thumbnail

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IIIF Manifest

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Rights Holder

Christ Church