The Resource This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Frederick County

This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Frederick County

Label
1850-1852, 1868
Inclusive dates
1850-1852, 1868
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Newspaper subscription and exchange book of an unidentifed business in an unidentified locality. It records a list of town subscribers from 1850 to 1852. Information found includes date of subscription, name of subscriber, length of subscription, and whether subscription was transferred or discontinued. Majority of the volume records newspaper subscriptions and exchanges of out of town customers. Entries are organized by name of locality such as Baltimore, Maryland; Richmond, Virginia; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Middletown, Indiana; and Millville, Iowa. Information found in each entry includes date of subscription or exchange, name of customer, name of newspaper subscribed or exchanged, amount owed or paid, and whether subscription was transferred or discontinued. A list of newspapers that customers subscribed or exchanged is found inside the front cover of the volume. They include the Baltimore Daily Sun, Boston Post, Pittsburgh Dispatch, Richmond Enquirer, Fellowsville (Va.) Democrat, and Weston (Va.) Sentinel. Volume is in poor condition due to damaged spine
  • The last few pages of the volume record the sale of items from an unidentified estate conducted in 1868. Entries include name of item and quantity purchased, name of purchaser, and amount paid
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Action
Described
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Newspaper subscription and exchange book
Label
This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Frederick County
Note
This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Frederick County
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Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Frederick County Circuit Court
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000503110
Type of unit
v. (136 p.)

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