The Resource Ledgers, (microform)

Ledgers, (microform)

Label
Ledgers, 1867-1918
Title
Ledgers
Inclusive dates
1867-1918
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ledgers, 1867-1918, detailing the accounts of William C. Shackleford (b. 1835), a farmer and physician residing in Albemarle County, Virginia. Included in these four ledgers are patient, employee and farm laborer accounts, farm expense accounts, and banking accounts. Ledger entries contain information concerning medical services and prescriptions for each patient, labor performed by farm hands, and merchandise purchased for the farm and medical practice. Many of the accounts are for African-American clients or patients who were specifically noted by Shackleford. Alphabetical indices of each client or patient are included near the front of each ledger. In the ledger dated 1867-1871, there is also a list of names and ages for cattle, horses, swine, and oxen owned by Shackleford
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
William Carr Shackleford was born 31 March 1835, the son of Zachariah and Sarah Christie Cave Shackleford of Albemarle County, Virginia. On 29 November 1864, he married Sarah Jane Goss in Albemarle County. He worked as a physician and farmer in Dovedale, Albemarle County, until his death sometime after 1918.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Ledgers, (microform)
Base of film
unknown
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  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
diazo
Extent
2
Generation
service copy
Immediate source of acquisition
Shackleford, A. C.
Organization method
MISCELLANEOUS REEL 2690: ledgers, 1867-1871 and 1871-1886; and MISCELLANEOUS REEL 2691: ledgers 1886-1900 and 1900-1918.
Positive negative aspect
negative
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000503170
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ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Type of unit
reels.

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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