The Resource John F. and E. G. Caruthers and Company Daybook

John F. and E. G. Caruthers and Company Daybook

Label
John F. and E. G. Caruthers and Company Daybook, 1842-1853
Title
John F. and E. G. Caruthers and Company Daybook
Inclusive dates
1842-1853
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John F. and E. G. Caruthers and Company Daybook, 1842-1853, records in chronological order the daily transactions of an unidentified merchant. Information recorded in the daybook includes name of customer, date of transaction, items purchased, quantity of items purchased, cost per item, amount owed, form of payment, and amount paid. Merchandise sold include meat, dry-goods, text books, spices, paper, toiletries, and shoes. Payments made by cash, credit, or barter of items such as hickory wood, wheat, pork, hay, oats, and butter
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Described
Biographical or historical data
John F. and E. G. Caruthers and Company was a general store that conducted business in the town of Lexington, Virginia,during the mid-nineteenth century. It was owned by John F. Caruthers, Edward G. Caruthers, and John Alexander.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
For additional information see the Rockbridge County Chancery Cause, Mary B. Caruthers versus Administrator of John F. Caruthers and others. It can be found in the Chancery Records Index at the Library of Virginia web site. The index number is 1866-021.
Label
John F. and E. G. Caruthers and Company Daybook
Note
Digital images were generated by Crowley Micrographics through the Library of Virginia's Circuit Court Records Preservation Program
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
Digital images.
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Crowley Micrographics
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001521885
Terms governing use
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