The Resource Rappahannock Fire Insurance Company Minute Book and Ledger, (microform)

Rappahannock Fire Insurance Company Minute Book and Ledger, (microform)

Label
Rappahannock Fire Insurance Company Minute Book and Ledger, 1873-1878
Title
Rappahannock Fire Insurance Company Minute Book and Ledger
Inclusive dates
1873-1878
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Rappahannock Fire Insurance Company Minute Book and Ledger, 1873-1878, consist of two volumes
  • Minute book, 1873-1874, records the petition of stockholders to the Spotsylvania Circuit Court to create the Rappahannock Fire Insurance Company; company charter; and meetings of the company's shareholders and board of directors from its inception. Information found in the minutes includes date and location of meetings; names of shareholders; election of officers; by-laws; resolutions; committee reports; financial reports; and decisions made by the board of directors and shareholders related to the activities of the company
  • Ledger, 1873-1878, records the accounts of the company's agents, shareholders' accounts, policyholders' accounts, and controlling accounts such as cash account, commission account, and premium account. Information found in accounts include date of transaction, form of transaction, amount owed, form of payment, and amount paid. Ledger includes an index that lists in alphabetical order the names of agents, shareholders, policyholders, and controlling accounts and the page numbers where their accounts can be found
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Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
  • Rappahannock Fire Insurance Company was incorporated on April 10, 1853, and its headquarters was located in Fredericksburg, Virginia.
  • The minute book and ledger were used as exhibits in an unidentified suit.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
Additional Fredericksburg Business Records can be found on microfilm at the Library of Virginia. Consult "A Guide to Virginia County and City Records On Microfilm" found on the Library of Virginia web site.
Label
Rappahannock Fire Insurance Company Minute Book and Ledger, (microform)
Note
This item came to the Library of Virginia under the accession number 42930
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
The Library of Virginia Local Records Services Branch
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001558449
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
microfilm reel (210 images)

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