The Resource Pridesville Tavern Daybook

Pridesville Tavern Daybook

Label
Pridesville Tavern Daybook, 1801-1803
Title
Pridesville Tavern Daybook
Inclusive dates
1801-1803
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The Pridesville Tavern Daybook, 1801-1803, records transactions on a daily basis. Information found in each entry includes name of customer, date of transaction, items purchased or services rendered, and amounts owed and paid. Services provided by the tavern included renting rooms, serving of meals and alcoholic drinks, and the feeding and livery of horses. Some alcoholic drinks served at the tavern were grog, whiskey, julep, wine, brandy, and rum
  • Located in the front of the volume is a list of pupils attending Jefferson College in 1801. Jefferson College, incorporated 26 December 1800, was located in Amelia County. The list of pupils included student name, date student entered college, amount of tuition payment received, and, for a few students, a note on when the pupil quit the college
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
The Pridesville Tavern operated in Amelia County during the early nineteenth century.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Pridesville Tavern Daybook
Note
This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Amelia County under accession number 37993
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Amelia County (Va.) Circuit Court
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001663225
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
v.

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