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Merchants--Virginia--History--19th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 121 Collections and/or Records:

Ledger for Sale of Bacon, Lard, and Tobacco

 Collection
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.

Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame25u
Scope and Contents Ledger, 1853-1854, of an unidentified merchant in or near Fauquier County, Va.

Lexington Newsletter and Western Virginia Telegraph Subscription Book

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Su1
Scope and Contents Record, 1818-1819, of newspaper subscriptions including The Lexington (Va.) Newsletter and Western Virginia Telegraph, and The Staunton (Va.) Republic. The volume was also used as a ledger, 1818-1825, by an unidentified merchant, Lexington, Va.

Lexington, Va. Merchant's Inventory

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame19u
Scope and Contents Inventory, 1838-1839, of general merchandise taken by an unknown merchant of Lexington, Va.

Lexington, Va. Merchant's Journal

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. MsV Ame15u Oversize
Scope and Contents Journal, 1834, of an unidentified merchant of Lexington, Va.

Luttrell-Cooke Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 L97
Scope and Contents Personal papers and business accounts; 1820-1900; of the Luttrell and Cooke families of Rappahannock and Culpeper Counties. Includes correspondence (personal and business) between Luttrell and Cooke families, the Garth family, Ficklen family, and family in West Virginia. Papers discuss Buchanan's inauguration, Sons of Temperance, and the difficulties of a doctor trying to establish a practice at Bridgewater, Va. Also includes letters; 1853-1859; from family in Missouri which discuss living...

M. J. Meyerhoeffer Journals

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ast1-2
Scope and Contents Journal, 1858-1862. of M. J. Meyerhoeffer, Meyerhoeffer's Store, Rockingham County, Va.

Mathew M. Harrison Account Book

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame49
Scope and Contents Account book, 1846-1856, of M[athew] M. Harrison, merchant, of [Brunswick Co, Va.] which includes accounts with McIlwaine, Brownley & Co.

J. K. Mauzy Account Books

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. MsV Ame86-88
Scope and Contents Account books, 1878-1884, of J. K. Mauzy, merchant of Spartapolis, Rockingham County, Va.

Meat Merchant's Account Book

 Collection
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 [1865]).