The Resource Merchant's account book : general store, Montgomery County, Virginia

Merchant's account book : general store, Montgomery County, Virginia

Label
Merchant's account book : general store, Montgomery County, Virginia, 1789-1790
Title
Merchant's account book
Title remainder
general store, Montgomery County, Virginia
Inclusive dates
1789-1790
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Daybook, 1789-1790, containing entries for the purchase of dry goods, foodstuffs, liquor, and firearms. Some payments were made in bear and deer skins and in lead from nearby mines. Accounts include those with Andrew, James and William Crockett, James McCorkle, Hugh Montgomery, Francis and John Preston, Thomas Quirk, Jonathan Rowland, and Abram and William Trigg
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
The identity of this merchant has not been established; but, among the early merchants of Montgomery County were Manassas Friel, William Dill, James Russel, and Frederick Ire and Company. William Hay was licensed as a merchant in 1789.
Cataloging source
Vi
Citation source
Available for purchase: Edwards, Conley L., III et al., comps. A GUIDE TO BUSINESS RECORDS IN THE VIRGINIA STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES. Richmond : Virginia State Library and Archives, 1994
Label
Merchant's account book : general store, Montgomery County, Virginia
Note
LOCATED IN OVERSIZE BOX 65
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Fishburne, Junius
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000493103
Reproduction note
Photostats (negative).
Type of unit
v. (72 p.).

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