The Resource Thompson and Teas Company Journal for Ledger C

Thompson and Teas Company Journal for Ledger C

Label
Thompson and Teas Company Journal for Ledger C, 1785-1788
Title
Thompson and Teas Company Journal for Ledger C
Inclusive dates
1785-1788
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thompson and Teas Company Journal for Ledger C, 1785-1788, is a daybook that records transactions on a daily basis as they occurred. Information found in each entry includes name of customer and the amount owed and paid. Merchandise sold include cloth, yarn, thread, buttons, shoes, gloves, and rugs. The store also sold knives, nails, and rum. At the end of the volume is a list of individuals holding cash bonds
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
  • Thompson and Teas Company was a mercantile store owned by John Thompson and William Teas that conducted business in Amherst County, Virginia during the late eighteenth century.
  • Amherst County was named for Major General Jeffery Amherst, British commander in North America during the latter part of the French and Indian War and governor of Virginia from 1759 to 1768. It was formed from Albemarle County in 1761. Islands in the Fluvanna (now the James) River were added in 1770.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Thompson and Teas Company Journal for Ledger C
Note
  • This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Amherst County
  • Microfilm reel was generated by Backstage Library Works through the Library of Virginia's Circuit Court Records Program
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
  • 1
  • 1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Amherst County Circuit Court
  • Backstage Library Works
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000501144
Terms governing use
Use microfilm copy, Amherst County (Va.) Reel 132.
Type of unit
  • v. (462 p.)
  • microfilm reel.

Library Locations

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