The Resource These materials came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Frederick County

These materials came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Frederick County

Label
1811-1821
Inclusive dates
1811-1821
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Hollingsworth and Parkins Business Records, 1811-1821, consist of a daybook and ledger. Both volumes include references to Union Mills located in Frederick County
  • Daybook records the mill's transactions as they occurred on a daily basis from October, 1811-January 1815. Information found in each entry includes name of customer or payments made by mill, amount of wheat, corn, rye, etc., ground, amount of flour, meal, etc., sold, and the amount owed and paid. Page numbers associated with each entry correspond with page numbers in ledger
  • Ledger A records the individual accounts of customers. Each account records transactions in chronological order. Each entry lists date of transaction, style of transaction (merchandise purchased, service rendered, or form of payment), and amount owed or paid. Payments made by cash, credit, barter (wheat, rye, flour, wood, etc.,) or labor. Services rendered include grinding wheat, corn, and rye to produce flour and meal. Ledger also records the mill's controlling accounts including cash account, wheat account, mill account, and general charges
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Biographical or historical data
  • Hollingsworth and Parkins was a mill partnership located near the town of Winchester.
  • Both volumes were used as evidence in a chancery case heard in Frederick County Superior Court of Law and Chancery titled Isaac Hollingsworth versus Nathan Parkins.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Hollingsworth and Parkins Business Records
Location of other archival material
Library of Virginia.
Label
These materials came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Frederick County
Note
These materials came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Frederick County
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
Frederick County Circuit Court
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000502417
Type of unit
v. (816 p.)

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