The Resource Unidentified General Store Daybooks

Unidentified General Store Daybooks

Label
Unidentified General Store Daybooks, 1828-1835
Title
Unidentified General Store Daybooks
Inclusive dates
1828-1835
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Unidentified General Store Daybooks, 1828-1835, record business transactions as they occurred on an almost daily basis. Transactions were entered almost daily for 1828 through 1830, but entries became less frequent for the years 1831 through 1835. Information found in each entry includes the date, name of customer, name and quantity of goods purchased, form of payment, and amount owed. Examples of items purchased include books, sugar, coffee, tools, saddlery, cloth, paper, clothing, shoes, tobacco, tea, and whiskey
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
A dealer in dry-goods, groceries, and hardware, this unidentified general store operated in Staunton, Virginia, during the mid-nineteenth century.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Unidentified General Store Daybooks
Note
  • These items came to the Library of Virginia in transfers of court papers from Augusta County under the accession number 43658
  • The collection is located at the State Records Center. Contact Archives Research Services for access information, directions, and hours
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
3
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Augusta County Circuit Court
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001603045
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
v.

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