James and Olive Ansel Dewey Farm Records, 1878-1983 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 8/4/86
Acquired: August 15, 2003; 1/2004
Volume: 4.0 cubic feet
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Description: James and Olive Ansel Dewey Farm Records contains account books, contracts, mortgages, correspondence, audit reports, tax returns, purchase receipts, check registers, farm business records, farm statistics, deeds, household expenditure books, annual summary sheets, and maps concerning the financial management of the Dewey farm in Armstrong/Penfield (Illinois), the Penfield Grain and Coal Company (1927-1928), corn loans, Agricultural Conservation Program (1939), real estate transactions, management of family income and expenses, Gifford Elevator Company (1959-1981) and Dewey family genealogy.