Scope and Contents:
This distillery and general accounts volume was kept by Daniel Millar of Franklin County, Pa. Millar used the book for records of a number of businesses, including his distillery and general store, as well as his real estate and farming interests. The volume also includes home remedies for common ailments, such as constipation. Some of the earlier entries have been pasted over by poetry and newspaper clippings dating from the 1850s to the 1870s. The University acquired the volume in 1941.