The Resource (microform)

(microform)

Label
1884-1886
Inclusive dates
1884-1886
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Account book, 1884-1886, of an unidentified general store. They record the individual accounts of customers. Each account lists transactions in chronological order, items purchased, quantity of items purchased, cost per item, amount owed, amount paid, and form of payment. Items sold include dry-goods, axle grease, spices, food, candy, drugs, watch chains, and clothing. Forms of payments include cash, credit, labor, and barter of items such as chickens, butter, eggs, and shingles. The ledger includes an index that lists in alphabetical order the names of customers and the page numbers where their accounts can be found
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
The unidentified general store conducted business in Rockbridge County, Virginia, during the late nineteenth century.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Business Records
Label
(microform)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Backstage Library Works
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001528676
Type of unit
v. (166 p.)

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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