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Item ID# A988.029.001
Title Day book
Object Name Daybook
Dates of Creation July 1904 - September 1906
Creator McInnes General Store
Description Day Book for McInnes General Store, Tiverton, July 1904 - September 1906, listing items purchased each day, price of the items and customer names.
Admin/Biographical History By 1867, Norman McInnes had established himself as post master and merchant of the General Store on Queen Street in Tiverton, Bruce County, Ontario. Norman McInnes died in November 1899, leaving his estate to his sister, Christina McInnes. She is listed as storekeeper in the 1901 census. The 1910 Farmers’ and Business Directory for the Counties of Bruce, Grey & Simcoe lists the store as "McInnis & Co. General Store". Christina passed away May 13, 1914, leaving the bulk of her estate to her nephew Irwin Paterson, identified as a merchant residing in Tiverton.
Collection McInnes General Store fonds
Physical Description 1 volume ; 41 x 19.5 x 4 cm.
Subjects Business
Financial records
General stores
People Brown, Alexander
Carleton, Sylvester
Eaton, James
Graham, Joseph
Hartwick, Louis
Haug, John
Kippen, Fred
McArthur, Dougall
McDougall, Neil
McEwen, Dan
McInnes, Christine
McInnes, Norman
McIntosh, Dan
McKenzie, Murdoch
McKinnon, Peter
McPhail, Alex
McPherson, Maude
Shier, Amos
Sinclair, Daniel
Wells, James
Place Tiverton
Level of Description Item