Item MS-4-72 - Microfilm copy of John R. Ross's business ledgers, 1857-1860 and 1864-1880

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Microfilm copy of John R. Ross's business ledgers, 1857-1860 and 1864-1880

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  • 1857 - 1880 (Creation)
    Ross, John R.

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1/2 reel of microfilm

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(fl. 1857 - 1880)

Biographical history

John R. Ross was a general merchant from North East Margaree, Nova Scotia.

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Records were loaned to the Dalhousie University Archives in accession (1972-085) in October 1972 by Willet Burton and copied onto microfilm.

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Item is a microfilm copy of merchant John R. Ross's ledgers, dated 1857-1860 and 1864-1880.

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There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.

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Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room.  Materials may be under copyright.  Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.

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Preferred citation: [Identification of item], John R. Ross fonds, MS-4-72, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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2018 (creation)
March 2020 (revision)

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