The Resource A. S. Shafer & Co. (Petersburg, Va.) receipt

A. S. Shafer & Co. (Petersburg, Va.) receipt

Label
A. S. Shafer & Co. (Petersburg, Va.) receipt, 1858
Title
A. S. Shafer & Co. (Petersburg, Va.) receipt
Inclusive dates
1858
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Receipt, 2 October 1858, of the A. S. Shafer & Co. (Petersburg, Va.) a manufacturer of whole sale and retail ready-made clothing located on the corner of Lombard and Sycamore Street. The receipt is an item listing for clothing purchased and includes the price per item, including, coats, vests, ties, gloves, shirts, jackets, pants, and blankets. Much of the clothing was made from materials such as cashmere, silk, merino, grenadine, velvet, beaver, and seal skin. Included on the receipt is a notation from and unidentified Shafer & Co. representative to Hart & Avent (Nash County, N.C.) a store located in Hilliardston, Nash County, North Carolina
  • An engraved depiction of the A. S. Shafer & Company building is printed on the receipt. The name J. T. Young Jewelry is also on the store front
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  • Accessioned
  • Described
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
A. S. Shafer & Co. (Petersburg, Va.) receipt
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Perkinson, Philip
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001583144
Type of unit
page.

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