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

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

Label
1829-1831
Inclusive dates
1829-1831
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ledger, 1829-1831, of Milton P. Atkinson & Company that records the accounts of individual customers. Each account lists transactions in chronological order. Information found in each entry include date of transaction, items purchased, quantity of merchandise purchased, cost per item, amount owed, form of payment, and amount paid. Items sold include whiskey, sugar, molasses, shoes, shawls, paper, clothing, and chances for pistols. Payments made by cash, credit, labor, or barter of goods such as corn, bricks, salts, and vinegar
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Described
Biographical or historical data
Milton P. Atkinson & Company was a general store that conducted business in Powhatan County, Virginia, during the early 19th century. In 1831, Atkinson sold the store to Joseph B. Davis.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Business Records
Label
This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Powhatan County
Note
This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Powhatan County
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Inventory
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Powhatan County Circuit Court
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001516352
Type of unit
v. (130 p.)

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