This ledger is dated 1865 on the cover and almost all pages are dated, ranging up to 1881. It appears to have been kept by a man with the last name Collyer.In beautiful and legible handwriting, the ledger details expenses, locations, and names. It includes many Rockland County names, including Collyer and Polhemus. It includes many locations in the area, such as New York City, Rockland Lake, Nyack, Piermont, Ramapo, Tarrytown, Garrison, and Sing Sing. Several pages detail trade with China, mentioning Shanghai, Hong Kong, and London. This ledger measures 12.5 inches by 8 inches.
It is in very good condition for its age. The bottom half of the spine cover is torn off with some losses extending to the rear cover, but the binding is good and sturdy. The pages are in very good condition.
Please see our other listings and follow us for more great vintage finds! The item "Rockland County New York Ship Ledger Post Civil War China Sing Sing Tarrytown" is in sale since Saturday, April 11, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Paper\Ephemera\1800-99". The seller is "beekman-vintage" and is located in Tarrytown, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.