The Resource Ledger

Ledger

Label
Ledger, 1758-1763
Title
Ledger
Inclusive dates
1758-1763
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ledger, 1758-1763, of Patrick Henry (1736-1799) of Hanover County, Virginia. First portion of the volume (folios 1-98) covers the period from 1758 to 1760 and contains store accounts with entries recording the sale of cloth, clothing, buttons, and hats. The entries are in different handwriting from that in the second portion of the volume. The second portion (folios 99-156) of the ledger cover the years 1760 through 1763 and entries record fees charged by Henry for legal services. Accounts are with individuals from Hanover and surrounding counties. Among the accounts are those for Alexander Baine, Charles Crenshaw, James Dix, Colonel Thomas Tabb, Isaac Winston, and Thomas Yuille. This section of the volume contains an index
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Ledger
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Elizabeth City County Clerk of Court
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000501166
Reproduction note
Photostats (negative).
Type of unit
v.

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