The Resource Benjamin Morris and James Conner General Accounts

Benjamin Morris and James Conner General Accounts

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Benjamin Morris and James Conner General Accounts, 1831-1835
Title
Benjamin Morris and James Conner General Accounts
Inclusive dates
1831-1835
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Language
eng
Summary
Benjamin Morris and James Conner General Accounts, 1831-1835, documents the settlement of accounts between the operators of a general store located in Staunton, Va. The accounts record debts incurred by James Conner through personal purchases from the general store and through merchandise purchases made on behalf of the store. Conner made frequent personal purchases from the store for items such as bacon, flour, tobacco, and coffee. Also recorded in the accounts were purchases Conner made for the store for items such as whiskey, brandy, and cloth and payments that Conner made on the store's behalf for freight and drayage fees. The transactions recorded in the General Accounts were taken from the original entries in other unidentified volumes kept by the general store
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Biographical or historical data
Benjamin Morris and James Conner operated a general store in Staunton, Va., during the mid-nineteenth century.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Benjamin Morris and James Conner General Accounts
Note
  • This item came to the Library of Virginia in transfers of court papers from Staunton under the accession number 23707
  • The collection is located at the State Records Center. Contact Archives Research services for access information, directions, and hours
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  • The Library of Virginia
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1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Staunton (Va.) Circuit Court
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001618072
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Type of unit
v.

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