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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG3536.AM:  Matheson Implement Company (Pilger, Neb.)



Records:  1896-1906

Pilger, Stanton County, Neb.:   Implement dealer

Size:  5 volumes



BACKGROUND NOTE



John G. Matheson, son of Murdock & Elize Matheson was born in Scotland. He came to Stanton County in 1869. His homestead was located in 24-24-3, and besides farming he later engaged in stock buying and the mercantile business. He served as Postmaster at Canton, near Pilger. He was County Commissioner of Stanton County from 1887-1882 and State Representative of Stanton County in the Nebraska State Legislature in 1891.



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of five ledgers dating from 1896-1906 relating to the business affairs of the Matheson Implement Company.



DESCRIPTION



Volume




  1. Accounts Receivable, 1896-1897

  2. Accounts Payable, 1902-1903

  3. Accounts Payable, 1904

  4. Accounts Payable, 1905

  5. Accounts Payable, 1906



 



ADDED ENTRIES:



Matheson Implement Company (Pilger, Neb.)

Pilger (Neb.) — Businesses

Stanton County (Neb.) — Businesses



 



Revised 10-16-2007   TMM