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Agriculture--Virginia--History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

James Lewis Notebook

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Nf1
Scope and Contents Notes, ca. 1779-1844, of James Lewis [Gloucester County, Va. ?] concerning farming and math (using farming examples). The book contains some dated entries ranging from about 1779 to 1847 and includes loose newspaper clippings.

Jonah H. Lupton Account Book

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Af25 Oversize
Scope and Contents Account book, 1816-1875, of Jonah H. Lupton, merchant and farmer. Included in the volume are notes on livestock, home remedies, and the birth of children. Also included are Civil War notes, 1861-1862, concerning feeding the troops, the Union occupation of Winchester on 12 March 1862, and Jackson and his men.

Kitty Kemper Memorandum Book

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Me2
Scope and Contents Memorandum book, 1845-1897, used by [Kitty Kemper, Shenandoah Valley, Va. ?] and others. The book contains laborers' accounts and farm memoranda.

Hiram Martz Account Book, II

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Af9
Scope and Contents Account book, 1858-1874, of Hiram Martz, in Rockingham County, Virginia.  Some entries with the military during the Civil War.

Richard Corbin Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ap8
Scope and Contents Ledger, 1786-1797, of Richard Corbin of Caroline County, Va. including farm accounts and records of slaves.

Daniel Stickley Account Books

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ad162-172
Scope and Contents Concern farm labor and accounts as an administrator, executor (either by himself or in conjunction with others) or guardian of others which include members of the Stickley family. The volumes have unusual covers of patterned paper, and marbled paper. One cover is another book, "A Course of Book-keeping" used by William S. Newett, Pleasant Green Schoolhouse, Shenandoah County, Va. and one bears a label, Regensburg, Germany.

Virginia Counties Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 39.4 V82co
Scope and Contents Artificial collection of papers relating to various counties in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Includes current West Virginia Counties of Berkeley, Hardy, Jefferson, Morgan, Nicholas and Pendleton because the material was generated when these counties were part of Virginia.

Robert Page Waller Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ad209-223
Scope and Contents Diaries, 1858-1872, of Dr. Robert Page Waller of Williamsburg, Va. Although Waller was a medical doctor, these diaries do not relate to the practice of medicine. During the period from October 1862 to July 1865, Waller lived in Lynchburg, Va. The diaries concern farming, his ill-health, family, the Civil War and Reconstruction. Note:  The diaries were numbered by Waller and some volumes are not present. Msv Ad209   Vol. 1:  August 16, 1858 to October 7, 1858...

William S. Miller Account Book

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Af10
Scope and Contents Account book, 1836-1852, of William S. Miller, farmer, of Elkton, Rockingham County, Va.