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Charles H. Brown Financial Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00206
Scope and Contents

Invoices for purchases by Charles H. Brown in St. Louis, Missouri, Washington, DC and Connecticut, 1860-1870.  Invoices are for rental of various properties, household goods, St. Louis Mercantile Library Association and income tax for Chas. H. Brown, of Stamford, Connecticut.

Carpenter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 C22
Scope and Contents

Papers, 1765-1922, of the Carpenter family of Rockingham County, Virginia. Includes papers of John Carpenter, William Carpenter and Thomas W. Carpenter. Includes letters, 1837, from Tennessee; and letters, 1851-1853, from Missouri; Confederate currency; accounts, 1810-1817, of C. T. Jones with Doctor John B. Botts; the will of Godfrey Hoge of Philadelphia; and a manuscript recipe booklet, ca. 1800.

National Grange of the Order of Patrons of Husbandry (Lewis County, Missouri) Minute Book

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00864
Scope and Contents This collection is the minutes of Grange Order#1019 of Lewis County, Missouri. The minute book includes business matters, procedures, committee reports, conferring of degrees and debates on issues affecting them. There are committee reports on topics such as local trade and purchase of supplies. Highlights of the minute book include the following: The Ways and Means Committee joins with other Grangers to negotiate the purchase of dry goods and groceries. Draws up article binding...

St. Joseph & Grand Island Railway Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2011.528
Scope and Contents

Employee ledger, 1890-1892, of the St. Joseph & Grand Island Railway of Missouri and Nebraska. Includes dates of employment, positions for which they were hired, disciplinary records, and reasons for firing employees, among other details. Copies of disciplinary letters are often attached into the ledger with a nail.

Enoch Strother Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.1 St6
Scope and Contents

Papers, including correspondence, accounts and deeds, of Enoch Strother, lawyer and farmer, of Fauquier County, Virginia and his family. Also includes letters of the Chapman family of Keytesville, Missouri.

Thomas Taylor Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.1 T21
Scope and Contents

Letters, primarily 1867-1880, written to Thomas Taylor of "Woodlawn," Goochland Co., Va., from his daughter Sarah C. (Taylor) Hatcher and son-in-law David A. Hatcher of Missouri. The letters concern family business and reflect financial difficulties. Includes reports and correspondence, 1877- 1888, of Taylor who served as the clerk of the First School District in Goochland County.