The Resource Receipt

Receipt

Label
Receipt, 1803 Dec. 1
Title
Receipt
Inclusive dates
1803 Dec. 1
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Receipt, 1 December 1803, from Dr. A. G. Strachan (1748-1812) of Petersburg, Virginia, to Mrs. Butterworth for medical advice and prescriptions given her on doctor's visits 18 and 20 October 1803. Payment was received 1 December 1803
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Biographical or historical data
Alexander Glas Strachan was born 29 July 1748 near Edinburgh, Scotland. He attended the University of Edinburgh and studied medicine. Strachan migrated to King William County, Virginia, about 1766, then to Petersburg, Virginia, by 1772. He practiced medicine and opened an apothecary shop. Strachan became a successful and wealthy physician. He married first Lucy Pride (1759-1780) of Surry County, Virginia, 6 November 1777, and married second Sarah Feild (b. 1764) 12 June 1783. Strachan had a total of eight children by his wives. Strachan died 7 December 1812.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Receipt
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Spotswood, Dandridge
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000487345
Reproduction note
Photostat (negative).
Type of unit
leaf.

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