Title: Watson, Cooke & Co. Store Account Book, 1859-1866
Extent: 0.2 Linear Feet
Arrangement: One account book (403 pages), indexed.
Date Acquired: 09/00/1984
Scope and Contents of the Materials
Account book from the Watson, Cooke & Co. store in Carthage, Panolca County, Texas. The ledger alphabetically lists customers and their store purchases from 1859-1866.
Collection Historical Note
East Texas Research Center
Panola County transferred this ledger to the East Texas Research Center in 1984 with RHRD county records. A new inventory of county records at the archives "rediscovered" the ledger in 2013.
Box and Folder Listing Browse by Ledger:
[Ledger 1: Watson, Cooke & Co. Store Account Book, 1859-1866],
- Ledger 1: Watson, Cooke & Co. Store Account Book, 1859-1866
- The front and back covers, binding, and back cover pages have damage and loss from termites, but the text of the ledger is intact and in good condition.