Two 19th century manuscripts.
Handwritten work records from Nathaniel Decker, Cooper, of Gardiner, Maine. He made and repaired anything from buckets to hogsheads for local customers as well as the captains of vessels such as the Schooner Boston.
1854 Sawmill owners daily diary of both products produced, work done, food gathering, important events such as Wife Sick, visits to local town such as Winsted, Connecticut. Every day is filled in.