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

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

Label
1882
Inclusive dates
1882
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ledger, 1882, of Crank and Chiles, a general store, that records the accounts of individual customers and the store's controlling accounts. Each account lists transactions in chronological order. Information found in each entry includes date of transaction, merchandise sold, quantity of items sold, price per item, amount owed, form of payment, and amount paid. Items sold include pencils, flour, herrings, clothing, dry goods, candy, spices, bacon, corn, shoes, and paper. Payments were made by cash, credit, labor, and barter of items such as tobacco and sumac. The store's controlling accounts include cash account, tobacco account, and expense account. Volume includes an index at the front that lists customers' names in alphabetical order and page numbers where customers' accounts can be found. Volume has a damaged spine
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Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
Crank and Chiles was a general store that conducted business in Louisa County during the late 19th century.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Ledger
Label
This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Louisa County
Note
This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Louisa County
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Inventory
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Louisa County Circuit Court
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000505111
Type of unit
v. (271 p.)

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