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John P. Lauderback Journal

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Identifier: SC 01299
Scope and Contents This journal contains John P. Louderback's first-hand account of the First Battle of Manassas (or Bull Run) during the American Civil War. John Louderback served in the 10th Virginia Infantry, most likely Company I (Page Volunteers), although his company could not be verified. The 10th Virginia Infantry was part of the 4th Brigade of the Armies of the Shenandoah. This brigade participated during towards the end of the First battle of Manassas (or Bull Run).  The account is only five pages while...

John Rufus Smith Journal

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Identifier: 01/Mss. MsV Ame115 Oversize
Scope and Contents Journal, 1856-1857, of John Rufus Smith, merchant, of Mill Creek, Berkeley County, Va. [W. Va.] which also includes a list, 1862, of losses sustained to farmlands and timber due to damage by the Confederate Army; and the journal, 1865-1878, of Daniel Wright which contains accounts with the Confederate States and a record of wheat threshed by the Confederate Army.

John S. Devlin Letter Copybook

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Identifier: 01/Mss. MsV Cp3
Scope and Contents Letter copybook, 1849-1855, of Lt. John S. Devlin, U. S. Marine Corps, while cruising on the U. S. S. Falmouth (United States West Coast and some Pacific Islands) and in Washington, D. C. and Brooklyn, N. Y. Concerns a court martial and includes accounts.

John S. Gallaher Journal

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Identifier: 01/Mss. MsV Ane1
Scope and Contents Journal, 1833-1836, of John S. Gallaher, newspaper publisher, of Charles Town, Jefferson County, Va. [W.Va.].  Includes accounts for advertising in the newspaper.  Topics range from lost horses to chancery notices.

David Johnson Note to Captain Mayo Carrington

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Identifier: SC 00249
Scope and Contents Note from David Johnson to Capt. Mayo Carrington suggesting that Carrington give him a check since he is going to Richmond.  The reverse has notations on wheat and tobacco with names of people and money amounts.  February 27, 1861.

Josiah G. Low Journals

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Identifier: 01/Mss. MsV Ame82-84
Scope and Contents Journals, 1857-1861, of Josiah G. Low, merchants, at Gainesville Depot, Prince William County, Va.

John Ker Estate Account Ledger in Williamsburg, Virginia

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Identifier: 01/Mss. MsV Lev17
Scope and Contents Account ledger as part of the estate of David Ker in relationship to a lawsuit with James Gregorie, with a summary on page [14]. Suit located in Williamsburg District, James City County, Virginia. Includes debts due stores in Urbanna, Gloucester and King and Queen Counties. Over 30 names are listed. 32 pages.

Jacob M. Kirby Journal

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Identifier: SC 01122
Scope and Contents Journal (account book), 1840-1844 of Captain Jacob M. Kirby for the sloop Andrew Jackson, a merchant ship that operated along the New Jersey and New York coast.

The journal lists names of laborers and tradesman, expenses, freight, and wharfs. For a more detailed description and listing of names and location, provided by the seller, see folder link below.

Ledger of Unknown Merchant

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Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame3u Oversize
Scope and Contents Ledger of an unknown merchant with entries for people located along or near the mid-Atlantic coast of the United States.  Areas include Baltimore (Md.), Bath County (Va.), Fluvanna County (Va.), Yorktown (Va.), North Carolina, Wheeling (W.Va.), Philadelphia (Pa.), Knoxville (Tn.) and others.  Andrew Kennedy, a wealthy merchant from Philadelphia, has many entries.  329 pages.

Lexington, Va. Merchant's Journal

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Identifier: 01/Mss. MsV Ame15u Oversize
Scope and Contents Journal, 1834, of an unidentified merchant of Lexington, Va.