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Tobacco industry--Virginia--Richmond

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Coates Family Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00058
Content Description Includes correspondence from the Coates Family written in Virginia, South Carolina, and Pennsylvania during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Correspondence documents topics of daily life such as work in the tobacco industry, sicknesses and marriages, as well as friends and relationships in their family. Papers include a deed of land for a plot in Henrico County, Virginia from Martha Deitrick and Claudia Coates to Millie Belle Sutton as well as a small photograph of an unknown male...

Manuscripts - People and Family Names

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 39.2 Man3a
Scope and Contents An artificial collection of papers created from material acquired during the 1930's and 1940's.  Mostly letters, financial records, published material and official records of individuals in Virginia and elsewhere.  Includes documents and signatures of well known people, such as Benjamin Harrison, John Randolph and Franklin D. Roosevelt. Documents from this collection are currently being transferred to the Small Collection  as individual items with SC identification numbers.  Please...

Henry W. Quarles Letter to Charles Quarles

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01531
Scope and Contents Letter to brother Charles about the proceeds from the sale of tobacco and enclosing $65, as well as updates on family and weather.

Thomas Rutherfoord Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 R94
Scope and Contents Papers, 1881-1882, of Thomas M. Rutherfoord, a tobacco processor in Richmond, Va. Includes accounts and records of laborers.

Thomas C. Jones Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame T1
Scope and Contents Ledger, 1869-1878, of Thomas C. Jones of the firms of Jones & Brooks, coal and wood dealers, and T. C. Jones & Co., tobacconists, of Richmond, Va.