Shenandoah Iron Works [D. & H. Forrer] Ledgers, 1851-1866
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Ledger (MsV Ad82 ovesize)time book), 1851-1866, and ledger (MsV Ad83), 1865-1866, of the commissary [company store] of D. & H. Forrer, Shenandoah Iron Works, Page County, Virginia. The latter volume lists foodstuffs and goods given out to workers which they often paid for by work. Includes accounts with free blacks.
- Creation: 1851-1866
- D. & H. Forrer. Shenandoah Iron Works (Organization)
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0.40 Linear Feet (1 loose volume, 1 volume boxed.) : 2 volumes.
- Guide to the Shenandoah Iron Works [D. & H. Forrer] Ledgers
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