Pew rent account book, St. Peter's Church, 1781 March

Metadata

Title

Pew rent account book, St. Peter's Church, 1781 March

Date

1781-03

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, 1781. A loose sheet of paper, scanned at the end of the volume, totals the amounts for each page.

Place

Pennsylvania--Philadelphia

Collection

Christ Church Archives

Format (Original)

Extent

1 volume, 18 pages; 1 loose sheet

Format (Digital)

tiff

Rights

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

Language

eng

Type

Text

Identifier

ChristChurch.AccountingWardensPewRentAccountBooks_v227

Has Version

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Has Format

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Rights Holder

Christ Church