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Leather industry and trade--Virginia

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Robert Blackwell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 B56
Scope and Contents Letters, 1835-1859, written to Robert Blackwell "Brickland," Lochleven, Lunenburg County, Virginia from relatives in Tennessee and Texas; and business records of the Blackwell family mill, tanyard, store and farm. Includes papers relating to the lawsuit of Blackwell and Featherston v. Hawthorne; and a letter, 30 November 1847, from Upton E. Hardy to his guardian Robert Blackwell asking permission to leave because of his illness and discussing Benjamin Stoddert Ewell's advice to him.

Caleb Chandler Journal

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ata2
Scope and Contents Journal, 1860-1863, of Caleb Chandler, tanner, Strasburg [Shenandoah County, Va.]

William T. Downs Daybooks

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ad49-MsV Ad59
Scope and Contents Daybooks, 1853-1899, of William T. Downs, tanner of Wardensville, Hardy County, West Virginia and Port Republic, Rockingham County, Virginia.

G. H. Dinges Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ata3
Scope and Contents Ledger, 1859-1861, of G. H. Dinges, harnessmaker, Mt. Crawford, Rockingham County, Virginia.

James Bailey Journal

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ata1
Scope and Contents Journal, 1801-1810, of James Bailey, leather goods dealer, Lexington, Virginia.

John Cyrus Letcher Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ata5
Scope and Contents Ledger, 1813-1826, of John Cyrus Letcher, leather craftsman of Lexington, Virginia.

Jacob Rush Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ad150
Scope and Contents Ledger of Jacob Rush, tanner, of Rockingham County, Virginia, 1825-1864. 137 double pages. 12 3/4 x 8 1/2.

Note:  The book also contains rough drafts of several legal papers.

See also Jacob A. Rush Papers (Mss. 39.2 R89) and [Jacob Rush?] Account Book (Mss. MsV Add151), Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.

S. A. Dunlop and Co. Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ata4
Scope and Contents Ledger, 1887-1892, of S. A. Dunlop and Co., tanners and leatherworkers, Mt. Solon, Augusta County, Virginia.

Strasburg (Va.) Tanner's Journal

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ata7
Scope and Contents Journal, 1862-1863, of an unidentified tanner of Strasburg, Shenandoah County, Virginia.

Tanner's Journal

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ata6 Oversize
Scope and Contents Journal, 1849-1855, of an unidentified tanner in Mt. Solon, Augusta County, Virginia] Va.