The Resource Benjamin Harris Powell Daybook

Benjamin Harris Powell Daybook

Label
Benjamin Harris Powell Daybook, 1852-1854
Title
Benjamin Harris Powell Daybook
Inclusive dates
1852-1854
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Benjamin Harris Powell Daybook, 1852-1854, records transactions as they occurred on a daily basis from December 1852-February 1854. Information found in each entry includes name of customer, items purchased, and the amount owed. Merchandise sold include bacon, knives, turkey, dry goods, clothing, pen holders, nails, and shoes. Volume is in poor condition due to damaged spine
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Described
Biographical or historical data
  • Benjamin H. Powell owned a general store that conducted business in Cartersville, Virginia.
  • Cumberland County was named for William Augustus, duke of Cumberland, third son of King George II. It was formed from Goochland County in 1749. The county seat is Cumberland.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Benjamin Harris Powell Daybook
Note
This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Cumberland County
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Cumberland County Circuit Court
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000501794
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
v. (778 p.)

Library Locations

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