Meroney & Bro. Account Books
Abstract: This collection contains account books circa 1855-1875 from the retail house of Meroney & Bro. T.J. Meroney and P.P Meroney were the managers of a large retail store in Salisbury, NC. The store stocked a variety of items including dry goods, groceries, boots, shoes, carpets, tobacco etc. Advertising flyers for “The Smoker’s Delight” and “Magnolia Smoking Tobacco”, two tobacco products sold by Meroney & Bro. are included in the collection.
Subject Headings in Catalog:
Meroney & Bro. (Salisbury, N.C.)
Retail Trade North Carolina Salisbury
Size: Less than one linear foot. 1 box.
Provenance: Presented on loan to Rowan Public Library on December 18, 1951 by Robert L. Bernhardt.
Copyright: Retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Box 1. Four account books
Copies ad in blue.
Copies “Magnolia Tobacco" ad, b&w