The Resource Unidentified Newspaper Account Book

Unidentified Newspaper Account Book

Label
Unidentified Newspaper Account Book, 1831-1836
Title
Unidentified Newspaper Account Book
Inclusive dates
1831-1836
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Unidentified Newspaper Account Book, 1831-1836, records individual accounts of customers. Information found in accounts accounts include name of customer, date of transaction, service rendered, amount owed and paid, and form of payment. Services rendered primarily relate to publishing advertisements for customers such as property sales including slaves. The account book also includes a list of names of subscribers who lived locally, in-state, and out-of-state. Includes index
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
Albemarle County was named for William Anne Keppel, second earl of Albemarle, and governor of Virginia from 1737 to 1754. It was created by a statute of 1744 and formed from Goochland County; part of Louisa County was added in 1761 and islands in the Fluvanna (now the James) River in 1770. The court met for the first time on 8 February 1745.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Unidentified Newspaper Account Book
Note
  • These materials came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Albemarle 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
  • Albemarle County Circuit Court
  • Backstage Library Works
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001631409
Terms governing use
Use microfilm copy, Albemarle County (Va.) Reel 234.
Type of unit
  • v.
  • microfilm reel.

Library Locations

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