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Title Personal Accounts of Elizabeth Wentworth
Section Consumption and Leisure
Date 1655-1708
Document Type Financial Document
Library/Archive British Library
Reference MS Egerton 2609
Author (Gender) female
Names Elizabeth Wentworth; John Carr (image 5){image number 5}; Lady Rockingham (ff11v; 118v){image number 14}
Topics account book, accounts, prices, clothes, dress, shopping, income and expenditure, servants, domestic service, wages (ff4-6, 8, 10-12, 14-15, 18, 21-26, 28, 33-34, 36, 38-39, 46){image number 6}, jewellery (ff4, 7, 21, 36){image number 6}, gloves (ff4, 6-9, 11-13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 31, 34-35, 37, 40, 43-44){image number 6}, lase, lace (ff4-5, 7, 12-13, 15, 18, 20, 23, 26, 38, 43){image number 6}, health (ff4, 27, 39, 42){image number 6}, charity (ff4-5, 7-9, 12-13, 16-25, 33, 35-36, 38, 40, 42, 44-45){image number 6}, shoos, shoes (ff5-11, 23, 28, 32v, 34-36, 40, 43-44, 46){image number 7}, alcohol (ff5, 27, 42){image number 7}, post (ff5-6, 12-14, 16-20, 22, 25-26, 29-30, 35, 40, 42-44-45, 47){image number 7}, fruit (ff5, 14-16, 20, 22, 27, 37-38, 40, 42-43, 47, 45){image number 7}, smoothing iron (ff 5){image number 7}, hats (ff5, 15, 20-21){image number 7}, ribben, ribbon (ff6-9, 12, 16, 19-21, 23, 34){image number 8}, stockings (ff6, 8, 45){image number 8}, books (image 6, 13, 16, 21, 39, 41){image number 8}, mending (ff6, 8-9, 11, 18, 21-22, 24, 26, 33, 40, 44-45){image number 8}, teeth powder (ff6){image number 8}, comb (ff6, 13, 24){image number 8}, taylor, tailor (ff7, 10, 14, 32v){image number 9}, hankerchifs (ff7-8, 10, 12, 15, 17, 20, 31-32v, 44-45){image number 9}, nightclothes (ff8, 15){image number 10}, garters (ff8, 11, 36, 39){image number 10}, silke, silk (ff8-9, 11, 14, 20, 26, 32v, 36-37, 40, 44){image number 10}, transport (ff4-6, 8-10, 12-14, 16, 19, 28-29, 31, 34-38, 41, 44-45){image number 6}, petticoat (ff9-11, 13, 15, 22, 24, 33){image number 11}, church (ff9, 11, 15, 35, 40){image number 11}, muf (f10){image number 12}, perfume (ff11, 27){image number 13}, cards, gambling (ff6-7,12, 34, 43){image number 8}, calico (f12){image number 14}, walnuts (f12){image number 14}, sugar candy (f13){image number 15}, apothecary (ff14, 18){image number 16}, sugar (ff14, 28, 33-34, 38){image number 16}, sewing equipment (f14-15, 18-20, 23, 25, 28, 30, 44-45){image number 16}, aquavitae (ff14, 16, 45){image number 16}, paper (ff16, 25-26, 40, 42-44, 46){image number 18}, wax (f16){image number 18}, allminak, almenake (ff17, 24){image number 19}, nutmeg (f18){image number 20}, morris dancers (f18){image number 20}, cakes (f19, 35-36, 42){image number 21}, chicken (f22){image number 24}, wood (f23){image number 25}, jam (f24){image number 26}, eggs (ff25, 33){image number 27}, bonefier (f26){image number 28}, theatre (ff26, 30, 33,36-37, 44, 47){image number 28}, pomatum (ff27, 30, 43-44){image number 29}, looking glass (f28){image number 30}, washing (f31){image number 33}, slippers (f33){image number 35}, bodys (f33){image number 35}, soap starch (ff35, 37){image number 37}, soap (ff36, 38, 41){image number 38}, olives (f37){image number 39}, flowers (ff38, 45){image number 40}, cuffs (f39){image number 41}, physicke herbes (f39){image number 41}, coffy (ff40-41){image number 42}, journalls (f41){image number 43}, drawing books (f41){image number 43}, cigarettes (f41){image number 43}, soare throat (f42){image number 44}, chamber pot (f44){image number 46}, pair of sisers (f44){image number 46}, almonds (f45){image number 47}, coriander seeds (f45){image number 47}, eye water (f46){image number 48}, a ballet (f46){image number 48}, almond milk (f46){image number 48}, extreme weather, violent storm, damage to shipping and land, death (f80){image number 80}, horses (ff81-83, 91-94, 97){image number 83}, estate management, agriculture (ff81-119){image number 83}
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