Title: Invoice for Building Materials
Source: Goodhue County Historical Society
Description: Lawther's work in Red Wing involved many building projects. This invoice shows some of the building materials he ordered from a local hardware store.
- This invoice lists items Lawther purchased from a local hardware store. Since most of the items are materials that would be used for building, what can we assume Lawther is doing with the materials?
- If Lawther is doing some construction in the Red Wing area, why might it be important that this hardware dealer is also located in Red Wing?
- How did Lawther pay for the goods he purchased?
- By studying this invoice, what details about the time period can we learn?