Iowa City Public Library
First Presbyterian Church

1847 Rev Hummer’s Collection Ledger, 1847 & Expense Ledger, 1847-1850

First pages of ledger detail money collected by Rev. Michael Hummer in 1847, for the building of the First Presbyterian Church. Rev. Hummer made two trips out East to raise funds for the Church, and the ledger records the amounts received in different cities.

Remaining pages detail expenditures for goods and services related to building the Church during the years 1847-1850.

Citation

Hummer, Michael, “1847 Rev Hummer’s Collection Ledger, 1847 & Expense Ledger, 1847-1850,” Iowa City Public Library, accessed September 19, 2019, http://history.icpl.org/items/show/2046.