The Resource Bowman and Stroock Receipt Books

Bowman and Stroock Receipt Books

Label
Bowman and Stroock Receipt Books, 1865-1867
Title
Bowman and Stroock Receipt Books
Inclusive dates
1865-1867
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bowman and Stroock Receipt Books, 1865-1867, contain receipts for purchases made by Bowman and Stroock from auctioneers and merchants located in New York, Philadelphia, Boston, and Richmond. Information found in each receipt include the name of merchant or auctioneer, date of transaction, name and quantity of items purchased, price per unit, and the total amount paid. Items purchased included clothing, cloth, hats, boots,and household goods
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
Bowman and Stroock were wholesale jobbers of auction goods operating in New York and Richmond during the 1860s. By July 1868 the partnership was insolvent and involved in a Richmond Circuit Court suit against the Georgia Home Insurance Company, an assignee in Bowman and Stroock's bankruptcy.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Bowman and Stroock Receipt Books
Note
  • These items came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Richmond
  • This collection is located at the State Records Center. Contact Archives Research Services for access information, directions, and hours
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Richmond (Va.) Circuit Court
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001631731
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
v.

Library Locations

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