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Souvenir of Loretto Centenary

250SOUVENIR 

EXPENSES OF BUILDING BRICK CHURCH

FROM OCTOBER, 1849, TO APRIL, 1854.
(Taken from the Account Book of Richard Scanlan, Contractor.)

Adams Joseph, carpenter work, etc. $328.75
Adelsberger Michael, bricklaying 749.23
Behe Jacob, lath and boards 90.00
Biller Sebastian and Anthony, labor 178.00
Bishop Valentine, mason work in full 4.37
Blackston C.R., plaster and carriage (freight) 80.17
Boards, pine, 3,500 feet 43.75
Boley Sebastian, Oliver and Henry 124.87
Bradley John C., carpenter work 8.50
Brick, making 636,000 2,400.98
Bruce George, lumber 327.00
Buck John, 4 men shingling 29.50
Buck, Joseph, 280 feet plank for ceiling 2.10
Byren Aug., hauling brick 30.00
Carr John, lime 5.75
Carroll John, making mortar 82.25
Christy Daniel 10.00
Christy Peter, smith work 79.18
Conrad John, quarrying for cut stone 9.00
Conrad John X., shingling 7.50
Conrad Stephen, laborer at tower 16.00
Coons John 223.75
Coons Joseph 17.61
Coons William 84.00
Cramer Joseph, plastering lath 64.00
Criste John, 5,000 feet joists and hauling 34.00
Crosby Michael 58.75
Dawson Jerome, 100 bushels lime 22.00
Elder Richard, sawing lumber 25.00
Farabaugh Andrew, mason work 30.00
Fry Sebastian, glazing and turning 16.50
Funk James, 491 bushels lime 50.00
Gallagher Hugh, 50 bushels hair 6.50
Gallagher James, lumber 25.00
Gills Frank, 4,000 feet pine boards 20.00
Glasser Francis, shingles 150.00
Glasser George, shingles 150.00
Goodfellow D., cast steel 6.60
Grading grounds, in part 8.50
Grove James, 6 wheelbarrows 16.00
Hammond Harvey, sash springs 4.50
Hauling stone, lumber, lime, sand, etc. 816.67
Hertzog Thomas, chopping wood 103.19
Hughes Ezechiel, 43 pounds nails 3.87
Kane Matthew, labor 171.43
Kelly Michael, hauling sand and plaster 11.55
Kelly James smith work 11.66
Kerrigan Michael, 5,000 feet joists and hauling 37.50


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