The Resource Benjamin Weldon account book, (microform)

Benjamin Weldon account book, (microform)

Label
Benjamin Weldon account book, 1763-1786
Title
Benjamin Weldon account book
Inclusive dates
1763-1786
Creator
Contributor
Collector
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Account book, 1763-1786, of Benjamin Weldon of James City County, Virginia. The book documents amounts owed to Weldon for a range of things including food items and alcohol, rent, bonds, schooling, and services such as writing wills and deeds. One page lists "H. Nicholson Negroes hired for 1781" and the corresponding prices paid (frame 46). Included are accounts with William Byrd (1728-1777) and with the Colony of Virginia. Beginning in 1776, several transactions involve supplies, such as wood, sold to the Commonwealth of Virginia for military use during the Revolutionary War. This collection is located on frames 2-47 of the reel
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Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Received
  • Described
Cataloging source
VIC
Funding information
Filming funded by The Library of Virginia Foundation with the support of The Roller-Bottimore Foundation and The Robins Foundation.
Location of originals duplicates
The Huntington Library;
Label
Benjamin Weldon account book, (microform)
Note
  • This collection forms part of the Robert Alonzo Brock Collection at The Huntington Library, San Marino, California
  • The Robert Alonzo Brock Collection was filmed by The Huntington Library in cooperation with The Library of Virginia with funding provided by The Library of Virginia Foundation with the support of The Roller-Bottimore Foundation and The Robins Foundation
  • Microfilmed as arranged by The Huntington Library
  • BR 754
  • The title target on the microfilm reel incorrectly identifies the date range as 1772-1786
Base of film
safety base polyester
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  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
1
Generation
service copy
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
The Library of Virginia Foundation, The Roller-Bottimore Foundation, and The Robins Foundation
Positive negative aspect
negative
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001574989
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01
ReductionRatioRange
low reduction ratio
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Terms governing use
Should you wish to quote from or reproduce images of any of the materials, you must write to the Librarian of the Huntington Library, 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA 91108, requesting formal permission to do so. Please note that you do not have to obtain permission if you are quoting fewer than fifty words, or if you are only citing the document. Images made with microfilm-reader printers are for research use only and may not be used for publication without permission.
Type of unit
reel (46 frames).

Library Locations

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