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Object ID 2003.004.001
Format Book, Account
Scope & Content Newspaper clippings pasted into old account Account book--about 80% of the pages are pasted over by newspaper clippings--poems (mostly) and stories. Some pages missing in front.

Readable account pages have columns:
Account "of"; Name, itemized purchases with price in pounds; conversion to dollars and cents. Headings all Paramus, 1813 and 1814

1 loose sheet from The World, January 16, 1889 (removed)

Child's writing in front: Ellen T. Van Dien and a verse; also name Hannah

Child's writing in back: Sarah Elisabeth Berdan and Sarah Ellen

Adult writing, upside down on inside back cover:

Cornelius Z. Berdan

Cornelius Zabriskie Berdan's Book
Margaret Rutan Ackerman Berdan
Hannah Maria Nash
Sarah Elisabeth Berdan
John Berdan
Benjamin Nash
Catalog type Archive
Physical characteristics
Dates of Creation ca. 1813-1814
Dates of Accumulation 1813-1814
Creator Cornelius Z. Berdan
Title Account Book
Collection Collections of the Schoolhouse Museum. Ridgewood Historical Society.