The Resource George A. Hanger ledger

George A. Hanger ledger

Label
George A. Hanger ledger, 1855-1857
Title
George A. Hanger ledger
Inclusive dates
1855-1857
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Ledger, 1855-1857, of George A. Hanger (1830-1890) of Augusta County, Virginia, detailing transactions relating to his operation of a general store in Churchville. Includes customer's name, the date of the transaction, type of transaction or item sold, and amount paid. There are also notations of amounts credited to the customer's account. There is a full name index at the beginning of the volume
  • At the end of the volume (pp. 140-142) is the appraisement of the property of John Trimble (1809-1871). Hanger was his son-in-law and executor of his estate
  • The ledger was later used as a scrapbook by Hanger's granddaughter Willa Belle Hamilton (b. 1888), and had clippings from various published sources glued into it. For preservation purposes, the ledger was disassembled, and the clippings removed from the individual pages
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Action
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Cataloging source
VIC
Label
George A. Hanger ledger
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Culbertson, Charles
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001621043
Type of unit
v. (149 p.)

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