The Resource Isle of Wight County Museum collection of S. B. Barham ledgers and diaries, (microform)

Isle of Wight County Museum collection of S. B. Barham ledgers and diaries, (microform)

Label
Isle of Wight County Museum collection of S. B. Barham ledgers and diaries, 1976-1897
Title
Isle of Wight County Museum collection of S. B. Barham ledgers and diaries
Inclusive dates
1976-1897
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ledgers and diaries, 1876-1897, of S. B. Barham (1838-1915) of Surry County, Virginia, detailing Barham's life as a physician, a farmer, and a politician in Surry County. Some ledgers are indexed account books containing accounts owed Barham for medical services. Memoranda book, 1893-1897, contains information regarding Barham's service representing Surry and Prince George Counties in the Virginia House of Delegates
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Sidney Baxter Barham was born 31 May 1838 in Surry County, Virginia, to Thomas Barham and Rebecca Brice Ball Barham. Barham received his medical education at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, Virginia, graduating in 1861. He returned to Surry County to practice medicine. Barham served on the Surry County Board of Supervisors and represented Surry and Prince George Counties in the Virginia House of Delegates in 1893-1896 and 1903-1904. He married Hannah Ann Davis (b. 1839) on 5 February 1863, and they had three children. Barham died in Surry County 20 September 1915.
Cataloging source
VIC
Location of originals duplicates
Isle of Wight County Museum, Smithfield, Virginia.
Label
Isle of Wight County Museum collection of S. B. Barham ledgers and diaries, (microform)
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vi03449.html
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Isle of Wight County Museum
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001698747
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Type of unit
reel.

Library Locations

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