The Resource Unidentified Tobacco Business Cashbook

Unidentified Tobacco Business Cashbook

Label
Unidentified Tobacco Business Cashbook, 1871
Title
Unidentified Tobacco Business Cashbook
Inclusive dates
1871
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cashbook, 1871, of an unidentified tobacco business records the company's activities in Petersburg (Va.) and Nottoway County (Va.). The cashbook records cash recieved and expenses paid out by the company related to its activities in the tobacco industry. The list of monies paid out include information about tobacco supplies purchased, rent, and postage. Entries were added on an almost daily basis for January through February 1871
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
The cashbook identifies J. P. Williamson as president of the company and T. M. Rowlett as vice president. Census records of 1860 identify Williamson as a tobacco manufacturer, and Rowlett is listed as being a tobacco inspector.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Unidentified Tobacco Business Cashbook
Note
  • These items came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from the City of Petersburg
  • 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
1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Petersburg (City) Circuit Court
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001598194
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
v.

Library Locations

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