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

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 121 Collections and/or Records:

Mt. Solon, Va. Merchant's Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame35u
Scope and Contents Ledger, 1861-1865, of an unidentified merchant at [Mt. Solon, Augusta County, Va.]

Cornelius Nash Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 N17
Scope and Contents Letter, 8 Aug[us]t 1818, from James Tatum, n.p., to Cornelius Nash, n.p., concerning money; accounts, 1808-1809, of Cornelius Nash with William Smith; and account, 1830, for goods bought by D. Nash & Co.

P. Vick & Co. Journal

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. MsV Ame121 Oversize
Scope and Contents Journal, 1860-1862, of P. Vick & Co., merchants, Franklin Depot [now Franklin], Va.

Samuel Paul Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 P28
Scope and Contents Papers, 1828-1886, of Samuel Paul, merchants of Mt. Solon, Va. and who served as Augusta County, Va. Sheriff, 1866-1869, and Treasurer, 1870-1882. Includes correspondence with merchants in Richmond and Staunton, Va., Baltimore, Md. and Philadelphia, Pa.; receipts; legal agreements; tax records; business and animal licenses; and instructions given to county officials from state officials. Collection also includes scrapbooks, [post 1850]-1886, kept by Araminta G. Paul and Blanche Paul.

Benjamin Pennybacker Daybook

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ad132
Scope and Contents Kept by a merchant [of Rockingham County, Va. ?]. Mentions laborers at work, Shenandoah River Company stock and the hire of slaves.

William K. Perrin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 95 P42
Scope and Contents Business letters, 1833-1839, to Major William K. Perrin and 1855, 1860, to his son-in-law Wyndham Kemp, both of Gloucester County, Virginia from Perrin's step-son Robert W. Nicolson in Uniontown, Perry County, Alabama, about the management of a cotton plantation. Letters mention purchasing land, growing and selling cotton management of slaves, legal and banking matters and uprising of the Creek Indians. Papers, 1800-1855 and n.d., relating to the hiring out and management of slaves of...

Philip A. Machir Journal

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame85 Oversize
Scope and Contents Journal, 1848-1851, of Philip A. Machir, merchant of Strasburg, Shenandoah County, Va.

Pollard & Martin Accounts

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame103
Scope and Contents Accounts, 1790-1791, of Pollard & Martin, merchants, of Amherst County, Va. which also includes a ledger, 1785-1790, of an unidentified merchant.

Pottiesville, Va. Merchant's Day Book

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. MsV Ame16u Oversize
Scope and Contents Daybook, 1834-1835, of an unidentified merchant, at Pottiesville [Louisa County ?] Va.

William P. Poythress Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 P88
Scope and Contents Papers, 1885-1910, of William P. Poythress. Includes correspondence and accounts of his wholesale and retail apothecary business of W. P. Poythress & Co., Richmond, Va.