PASSION DE L'OUEST. MAC LEAN'S AND FRIEND'S OLD WEST FORUM

Invité
 
PortailAccueilFAQS'enregistrerConnexion

Partagez | 
 

 PRICE OF GOODS, 1870

Aller en bas 
AuteurMessage
Invité
Invité



MessageSujet: PRICE OF GOODS, 1870   Mar 6 Sep 2011 - 15:48

PRICE OF GOODS, 1870

Food Prices
Horses, cattle & gear

Wheat per bushel
$1.02
Horse, average work horse
$150

Flour per barrel
$3.00
Horse, good saddle horse
$200

Corn per bushel
40 cents

Molasses, gallon
15 cents
Saddle
$30

Mess pork per barrel
$9
cowboy saddle
$60

Mess beef per barrel
$8
Harness
$50

Lard per pound
6 cents

Butter per pound
15 cents
Yoke of two oxen
$150

Sugar per pound
7 cents
heifer
$18.75

Cheese per pound
5 cents
cow
$26

Rice per pound
5 cents
bull
$90

oranges
$.50/dozen
3 year old steer
$62

dried figs
$.20/pound
2 year old steer
$22.50

dried apples
$.10/pound
yearlings
$12.50

dried apricots
$.15/pound
calves
$2.50

dried peaches
$.12/pound

fresh peaches
3 for $.10
Buggy
$75

fresh apples
2 for $.05
Wagon
$65

sugar
$.10/pound

flour
$.04/pound

coffee
$.12/pound


Home and farm costs
Weapons and Ammunition

Land
$5/acre (avg. 160 acres)
Pearl-handled matched set of Colt .45 Peacemakers with holsters
$100

Homestead filing fee
$14
Classic Peacemaker
$17.00 by mail order

House -- 32’x40’ (4 rooms)
$700
cartridges
$.50 cents/box

House -- 16'x22' (2 rooms)
$300
breach loading shot gun
$60

Shanty -- 8'x10' (1 room/dirt floor)
$25
rifle, single shot muzzle loader, used
$8

Stable and well
$150
rifle, seven-shot Sharps repeater
$50

Plows, cultivators, field equip.
$325

Chairs
$1.25 each

Bed, bureau and commode
$15
Prices from Montgomery Ward's First Catalogue, 1872

Cookstove
$25
Gentleman's toilet set, including toothbrush, nail brush, razor, razor strop, lather brush, comb, hair brush
$1.00

lantern
$1.00
2 colored undershirts -- (white -- $1.00)
$1.25

Coal
about $80/year
2 colored drawers -- (white -- $1.00)
$1.25

Kerosene
$.15/gallon
3 New York Mills white shirts
$2.50

6 pairs men's cotton socks
$1.00

Dry Goods
6 pairs Army wool socks
$1.00

calicos
10 cents/yard
7 yards blue denim
$1.00

bleached cotton
15 cents/yard
3 yards plain cassimere [cashmere]
$1.00

brown shirtings
13 cents/yard
1 hoop skirt, 1 bustle, & 1 hair braid
$1.00

domestic ginghams
15 cents/yard
1 ladies gold locket, plain

enameled
$1.50

$2.00

blankets
$3.00 each
1 pair ladies earrings & pin set, imported
$4.50

1 pair ladies solid gold ear drops
$3.00

1 plain gold ring (all sizes)
$2.00

1 silver plated hunting case watch
$6.00

1 silk parasol
$1.00

1 heavy plaid shawl
$3.00

Revenir en haut Aller en bas
chatto

avatar

Messages : 1908
Date d'inscription : 14/10/2010
Age : 50
Localisation : 01(region de lyon)

MessageSujet: Re: PRICE OF GOODS, 1870   Mar 6 Sep 2011 - 16:14

je suppose qu a l epoque,ça devait etre quelque chose ses sommes,car quand on sait que la solde d un soldat etait de 13$ Rolling Eyes

_________________
la ou sont mes pieds,je suis a ma place...
Revenir en haut Aller en bas
http://passion-de-louest.forumgratuit.org
two medicine man

avatar

Messages : 2743
Date d'inscription : 24/11/2010
Age : 54
Localisation : mohon(56)

MessageSujet: Re: PRICE OF GOODS, 1870   Mer 7 Sep 2011 - 8:41

Hello boys

What for guns? it's not prices for mountain man!!!!!!! They are better in my trade post

so long
Revenir en haut Aller en bas
Invité
Invité



MessageSujet: Re: PRICE OF GOODS, 1870   Mer 7 Sep 2011 - 11:12

hi,
in 1870 there 's more than a mountain mens
Revenir en haut Aller en bas
two medicine man

avatar

Messages : 2743
Date d'inscription : 24/11/2010
Age : 54
Localisation : mohon(56)

MessageSujet: Re: PRICE OF GOODS, 1870   Mer 7 Sep 2011 - 15:52



you're right,another time,another place

see you
Revenir en haut Aller en bas
Contenu sponsorisé




MessageSujet: Re: PRICE OF GOODS, 1870   

Revenir en haut Aller en bas
 
PRICE OF GOODS, 1870
Revenir en haut 
Page 1 sur 1
 Sujets similaires
-
» PRICE OF GOODS, 1870
» Infanterie de ligne française 1870
» Troupes bourgeoises et irrégulières - "Garde Nationale" - 1870-1871
» aide pour dio de 1870
» Le kit de ciseaux du club price

Permission de ce forum:Vous ne pouvez pas répondre aux sujets dans ce forum
PASSION DE L'OUEST. MAC LEAN'S AND FRIEND'S OLD WEST FORUM :: HISTOIRE DE L OUEST :: LA VIE dans la VIEILLE AMERIQUE-
Sauter vers: