1826-27Ledger.Furnace and Forge accounts, indexed by Microfilm M4685MSAMS1898G. Howard White Collection
individuals: some slaves (Old Sam Dark's Husband,
for example), some skilled workers (Henry Lindemore,
shoemaker), and others (Dr. Josiah Marsh). 'Casting'
account, cord-wood account, etc.
1827-28Sales Book of Howard Estate inventory; Charles MDHSMS2450John Eager Howard Estate Inventory, 1827-1828
Carnan Ridgely listed as purchaser
1827-29Ledger. Day Book of Charles C. Ridgely, Forge Microfilm M4686MSAMS1898G. Howard White Collection
Furnace accounts, sales of iron, expenses for
hauling, wages, etc. Chain iron shipped to Navy
Department in Washington, iron sent for the steam
boat, Experiment, payment to Henry Thompson for a
mahogany desk and two chairs for the use of the iron
store, receipt for rent of house on Gay Street, etc.
continued on MS 1898-19, M4687
1827-29Ledger. Includes furnace, paralleling MS 1898-18, Day Microfilm M4688MSAMS1898
Book, to May 11, 1829. General iron sales, iron sales
to the Departments of Navy and War in Washington
and to Maryland penitentiary, 1827-28, payments of
worker's wages, for postage, reams of writing paper,
and to Negroes for carrying iron into the store.
1829Day Book, daily Sales Journal. Continuation of MS Microfilm M4687MSAMS1898
1898-18 M4686, sales of iron, rents received, wood
bought, payment for 200 herring, etc. to July 17, 1829.
1829Cord wood book. Account of cord wood cut, also Microfilm M4677MSAMS1898
account of coal receipts (some by steamboat) and
provisions issued--pork, etc. Ridgely Forges. David
Ridgely is charged in 1829 for pork for White Marsh.
1829-30Ledger; apparently starting just after Charles C. Microfilm M4683MSAMS1898
Ridgely's death and treating furnace and forge
operations, C.S.W. Dorsey as administrator (he and
wife, Mary Ridgely Dorsey were executors of the
Governor.) Accounts of coal, blooms, pig iron; work
by freed slaves and overtime for slaves not yet freed.
1795-99Bank draft book, Cashier of the Office of Discount andMicrofilm M5283MSAMS1898G. Howard White Collection
1804, 1812, 1818Bank Drafts & Money OrderBox 1, Folder 3-4HAMPMS1Ridgely Family Papers
1811-13, 1814-19Chase Bank BookBox 30, Reel 18MDHSMS691Ridgely Account Books, 1732-1884
1827-28Bank draft book, Office of Discount and Deposit, Microfilm M5283MSAMS1898G. Howard White Collection
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