1871 receipt from Measurer of Wood & Bark, Ware MA

$8.00 USD

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Interesting little form completed by inspector of a load of wood, Ware Massachusetts.

Handwriting bit difficult to read:

                    R.C. Topliff
    MEASURER OF WOOD & BARK
Office at his residence, on Pleasant St.
 
This certifies that I have this day measured a Load of Wood for F. Sturtevint The driver is Mr. Sunge(?) I find it contains 140 Feet of Wood. Sold to Mr. Aikin at $___  per cord
Oak---
Chestnut----
 
Fees for Measuring
R.C. Topliff        Sworn Measurer
Ware, Oct 24 1871
 

Paper is toned, damage on right border with staining and bit of paper loss.

2 ½” x 8”