The Resource !UNKNOWN LABEL

!UNKNOWN LABEL

Label
1841 June 11
Inclusive dates
1841 June 11
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stock certificate for one share, dated 11 June 1841, from the Upper Appomattox Company to Benjamin Harrison May (1788-1857) and J. May, both of Petersburg, Virginia. The Upper Appomattox Company was a canal company. The stock certificate is signed by James Madison (d. 1840), James D. Wood (d. 1844), and Nathaniel Venable (1791-1846), all directors of the company and all of Prince Edward County, Virginia
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Benjamin Harrison May was born 9 November 1788 in Prince George County, Virginia. Although blind, he became a well respected medical doctor in Petersburg, Virginia. May married Emily Smith (ca. 1814-1862) and died 31 January 1857 in Petersburg.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Stock certificate
Label
!UNKNOWN LABEL
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Worthington, C. L.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000498522
Type of unit
leaf.

Library Locations

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