The Resource Easley, Holt and Company (Halifax County, Va.) records

Easley, Holt and Company (Halifax County, Va.) records

Label
Easley, Holt and Company (Halifax County, Va.) records, 1823-1846
Title
Easley, Holt and Company (Halifax County, Va.) records
Inclusive dates
1823-1846
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Records, 1823-1846, of the firm Easley, Holt and Company, a general store in Halifax County, Virginia. Includes mostly orders to the store for dry goods, hardware, groceries, books, and liquor. There are also numerous orders for cloth or clothing which have swatches of material attached, with instructions that it be matched by cloth stocked by the store. James S. Easley was also postmaster, thus many of the orders also include mail delivery instructions from customers. There are a large number of orders from Elvira A. Bruce, James Bruce, James C. Bruce, Thomas Bruce, Elizabeth L. Carrington, John R. Edmunds, M.C. Edmunds, and R. Leigh. Also included in the collection are an agreement, chancery suit, licenses, and accounts and receipts of Adam D. Toot (1824-1855)
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Biographical or historical data
Easley, Holt and Company was a general store in Halifax County, Virginia. At various times the store operated under the names John Chappell and Company; James S. Easley and Company; Easley, Logan and Company; and Easley, Carrington and Company.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Easley, Holt and Company (Halifax County, Va.) records
Arrangement
BOX 1: 1823-1827. BOX 2: 1837-1844 (June). BOX 3: 1844 (July-October). BOX 4: 1844 (November)-1846; 1884; Agreement; Chancery Suit; Fragments; Licenses: Adam D. Toot Accounts and Receipts; Undated.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1.8
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
State Records Section
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001686883
Type of unit
cu. ft. (4 boxes)

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