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Louisa County (Va.)--History--19th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Blacksmith Shopbook

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ab29 Oversize
Scope and Contents Shopbook, 1826-1827, of an unidentified blacksmith in Louisa County, Va.

Burtis Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01161
Scope and Contents Letter from A.P. Baugh [Abner P. Baugh] certifying that "after an examination of the dwelling house belonging to C.E.D. Burtis, situated near Bumpass, Va, it is my opinion that $250 will be ample to put the builidng in good condition..." April 20, 1934. Letter from S.R. Jeter, Ashland, Virginia, to C.E.D. Burtis in Bumpass, Virginia telling him how to change his beneficiary with Winance (?) Council #60. Handwritten notations about construction costs. Pencil drawing of a house and yard with a...

Civil War Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.1 C76
Scope and Contents The Civil War Collection is an artificial collection of material, chiefly 1861-1865, pertaining to the American Civil War including items from both Union and Confederate forces. The collection includes official correspondence, general and special orders, descriptions of campaigns and battles, articles concerning the war, and artifacts. There are pardons, poems, songs, autographs, maps, muster rolls, pen and ink sketches of camp life, engineers' drawings, and a memorandum of signals used by...

W.C. Elam Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Sc5
Scope and Contents Scrapbook, 1871-1877, of W. C. Elam, Louisa County, Virginiaa. containing letters, pertaining to his position as Richmond correspondent for various newspapers and to his collection of Indian relics, pasted in a printed book.

John William Garlick Notebook

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Nme8
Scope and Contents Notes, 1845, of John W. Garlick, student at Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pa., interfiled with a printed syllabus of lectures by Thomas D. Mutter. The book includes memoranda of a private school operated by the Pendleton family of "Cuckoo," Louisa County, Va.

Elisha Jackson Ledgers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame68-70 Oversize
Scope and Contents Ledgers, 1811-1826, of Elisha Jackson, merchant, of Louisa County, Va.

Jackson, Va. Post Office Register

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Apo3 Oversize
Scope and Contents Register, 1819-1832, of accounts of mail sent from the post office at Jackson, Louisa County, Va.

Patrick H. Jones Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 70 J71
Scope and Contents Papers, 1829-1905, of Patrick H. Jones of Louisa County, Va. Chiefly accounts of Jones, both personal and related to his partnership with Elisha Melton. Includes account book for a bar operated by Jones in 1852-1853 and contracts between Jones and Melton to lease the bar, lease for woodland and contract with railroad to sell wood. Collection also includes agreements to hire slaves.

Merchant's Account Book, Pottiesville, Virginia

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame10u Oversize
Scope and Contents Account book, 1829-1832, used as an invoice book and ledger, by an unidentified merchant at Pottiesville, Louisa County, Va.

Merchant's Invoice Book

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame14u
Scope and Contents Invoice book, 1831-1834, of an unidentified merchant, of [Louisa County Va.?]