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Accounts with local treasurers for liquor license taxes

Label
Accounts with local treasurers for liquor license taxes, 1878-1880
Title
Accounts with local treasurers for liquor license taxes
Inclusive dates
1878-1880
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • These records are part of Auditor of Public Accounts. Administration of State Government: Revenue Assessment and Collection - Liquor Sales Taxes
  • Volumes contain accounts of liquor license and sales taxes collected by local treasurers
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts (1776-1928) (Search as Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts (1776-1928))
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Biographical or historical data
On 30 March 1877 the General Assembly passed an act requiring licenses for the sale of liquor. Commissioners of revenue recorded amounts of liquor sold and reported them to the auditor of public accounts. The Moffett Register, a mechanical device for tallying sales of ardent spirits, malt liquor and wine, was adopted as the official register of liquor sold until 1880. Volumes cover the following dates: 1 May 1878 - 30 April 1880.
Cataloging source
Vi
Citation location within source
entry no. 579
Citation source
Auditor of Public Accounts inventory
Label
Accounts with local treasurers for liquor license taxes
Arrangement
Alphabetical by locality.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
Accounts with local treasurers for liquor license taxes, 1878-1880,
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000485210
Type of unit
v.

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