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Staunton (Va.)--History--19th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Briscoe G. Baldwin Journal

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ap1
Scope and Contents Bound volume intended to have been used as a daybook by Briscoe G[erard] Baldwin of Staunton, Va.

Crawford & Co. Account Book

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Identifier: Mss. MsV Ali1
Scope and Contents Journal, 1865-1867, of Crawford & Co., Staunton, Virginia, a livery stable. 67 p. : bound volume ; 31 cm.

John Alonzo Frenger Diary and Account Book

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00659
Scope and Contents Diary and account book, 1876-1879 of John Alonzo Frenger of Staunton, Augusta County, Virginia. The accounts are for farming and household expenses and the diary entries describe  farming, trips to town, social visits, health, family life, church related events and also comment on economic developments and political events.  Also included is a 1881 clipping from the Alleghany Tribune, that shows that a relative of John Alonzo Frenger, W.H.H. Frenger was editor and proprietor at the...

John M. Hardy Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2011.527
Scope and Contents Ledgers and volumes, 1867-1913, of John M. Hardy, a buggy repairman from Staunton, Virginia. Ledgers include name of patrons, work performed on their buggies, and the price of the work done. There are also volumes that detail the amount of money in Hardy's account at the National Valley Bank of Staunton, Virginia and Augusta National Bank of Staunton, Virginia. There is a checkbook from the National Valley Bank as well as repair order book. Finally, there are day-to-day work lists and purchase...

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.

Serena Helen Sheffey Notebook

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Identifier: Mss. MsV Nr3
Scope and Contents Notes, 1838-1839, taken by Serena Helen Sheffey, student at Kalorama Seminary, Staunton, Va. concerning religion.

Staunton Fire Company Minute Book

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Identifier: Mss. MsV Mi19
Scope and Contents Minute book of the Staunton Fire Company, Staunton, Va., 1790, including a list, 1795-1797, of persons offering to purchase the lands of Robert Beverley. The book was also used as a legal form book by Alexander Hugh Holmes Stuart between 1828-1832.

A. G. Stuart Notebook

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Identifier: Mss. MsV Ngr1
Scope and Contents Notebook, 1872, containing a Greek exercise written by A. G. Stuart at the Staunton Male Academy, Staunton, Va.

Alexander Hugh Holmes Stuart Account Books

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Identifier: Mss. MsV Al8-Al9
Scope and Contents Account books, 1837-1857, and 1838-1847, kept by Alexander Hugh Holmes Stuart who was a lawyer in Staunton, Va.

Archibald Stuart Ledgers

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Identifier: Mss. MsV Al10-Al11
Scope and Contents Account books, 1788-1831, kept by Stuart who was a lawyer in Staunton, Va. Accounts concern his law practice, personal finances, and include accounts concerning the building of his house.