Joseph Painter & Sons account book

Collection
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Material Type
Manuscripts
Date
1854 – 1889 Inclusive date(s)
1854 – 1889 Normal date(s)
Extent
1.00
Extent Units
volumes
Creators
Joseph Painter & Sons (Myerstown, Pa.) ()
Painter, Joseph ()
Painter, Joseph ()
Administrative/Biographical History
Joseph Painter was born in Berks County, Pa. in 1822 and operated an iron foundry in Bernville ca. 1850. He moved to Myerstown in Lebanon County sometime in the mid-1850s and established a foundry there shortly thereafter. The firm became known as Joseph Painter and Sons as his sons Joseph and Jacob became active in the business. Painter served as County Commissioner for Lebanon and died in 1908.
Scope and Content
Account book for the iron foundry operated by Joseph Painter and his son near Myerstown, Pa.
Subjects
Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, Account books