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

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

Label
1835-1838
Inclusive dates
1835-1838
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Business records, 1835-1838, of Shepherd Hunter and Company include a daybook and journal
  • Daybook, 1835 February - 1837 February that records in chronological order the daily transactions of Shepherd Hunter and Company, a general store located in the town of Louisa Court House. Information found in the daybook includes date of transaction, name of customer, merchandise purchased, quantity purchased, price of each item, and amount owed. Each entry also includes page number where information can be found in journal. Merchandise sold includes coffee pots, beaver gloves, dry goods, nails, clothing, candles, spices, razor straps, butter pots, and palm hats. Volume is in poor condition due to damaged spine
  • Journal, 1835-1838, records individual accounts of customers. Each account lists in chronological order the transactions a customer made each month. Each account also lists merchandise purchased, quantity purchased, price of each item, and amount owed. Information found in journal was taken from daybook. Volume is in poor condition due to damaged spine
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Biographical or historical data
Shepherd Hunter and Company was a general store located in the town of Louisa Court House and conducted business during the early 19th century.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Business records
Label
These materials came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Louisa County
Note
These materials came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Louisa County
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Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
Louisa County Circuit Court
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000505116
Type of unit
v. (749 p.)

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