Meat industry and trade--United States
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ab35-MsV Ab39
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ab40
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ab33
Identifier: MS 00095
Scope and Contents Large 19 x 13.5 inch leather bound ledger that records the sale of mostly bacon and lard, but also includes whiskey, brandy, tobacco, and other items. Sale account locations include Smithfield, New Kent County, Richmond, Caroline County, Goochland, and Southampton. There is also account of dealings with merchants in Baltimore, Maryland and Boston, Massachusetts. Creator of the ledger is not discernable.
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame M1
Scope and Contents Account book, 1858-1872, of an unidentified meat merchant which includes manuscript music, household accounts (concerning washing, ironing, clothes, and flour), household inventories, and includes the notation "all bacon taken by the Yankees." (March 13 ).