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107_cd1_01_bear_M.pdf
This article explains the life of a pawnbroker from bizarre items (like a stuffed bear), rich clients who pay interest just to keep their winter coats safe over the summer, con artists, and a minister who scraped by pawning his Bible every Monday and…


107_02_14_FinancialStatements_1945_1995_M.pdf
A record of Leo's financial statements, what he held in his pawnshop, the interest he charged, and the worth of the items.


Letter_nd_017.pdf
This short letter to Luke Eller from a son tells of his stay with an uncle on account of bad weather. He also warns his father about the serious condition of the East Tennessee banks.