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Edward C. Thurston Account Book

Identifier: SC 00686

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Scope and Contents

Account book, 1847-1866, of Edward C. Thurston from Fall River, Massachusetts for goods purchased and sold. The bulk of the entries in the book are made up of names to whom Thurston paid money. There are several loose pieces of paper at the end of the volume, including more accounts and a letter to Thurston to serve on jury duty in 1864.


  • Creation: 1847-1866


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Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.

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Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.


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Acquisition Information:

Acc. 2013.049 was received by Special Collections via USPS on 1/25/2013.

Related Materials:

Edward C. Thurston Journal (Mss. Acc. 2011.628)

Physical Description

92 pages

Processing Information:

Accessioned and minimally processed by Steven Bookman, University Archives Specialist, in March 2013.

Guide to the Edward C. Thurston Account Book
Steven Bookman, University Archives Specialist.
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository