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Accession number 99.14
Catalog Number 99.14.4
Object Name Ledger
Title W.E. Sikes Journal / Valley Hotel Leger
Scope & Content Sikes - Valley Hotel Ledger - leather cover

Ledger runs from 1/27/1881 to 10/1/1891, with 1885-1890 missing from book (appear to have been removed at some point)
1881 - Sikes is in California, he then arrives in Snohomish and King Counties, working at various logging camps, until filing for a homestead in 1889

1/27/1881 - 12/15/1890 - appear to be Sikes personal finanical expeditures and gains

12/15/1890 entry - may be related to the construction or opening of the Valley Hotel

Sikes Valley Hotel rubber stamp begins to appear on entires begining with 2/1/1891

Mentions of William's marriage to Jennie Adair. Perrigio would purchase groceries from Sikes. Contains running balance for long time residents of the hotel.
Collection Bonlie, Joanne