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Tanners

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

John M. Blankenbeker - Booton's Tanyard Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ad8a Oversize
Scope and Contents Ledger for Booton's Tan Yard in Madison County, Virginia called a "Hide Book."  Apparently kept by John M. Blankenbeker, who was also a blacksmith.  94 pages.

Chappelear Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 C38
Scope and Contents Papers, 1876-1959, of Benjamin Curtis Chappelear including manuscript and printed maps of Fauquier, Loudoun, Clarke, and Warren counties, Va.; Virginia state maps; United States Department of the Interior Geological Survey Maps of areas in Virginia and West Virginia; notes concerning land records and manuscript volumes which include account books collected by Chappelear of blacksmiths, farmers, postmasters, students, tanners, and operators of general stores. The collection also includes...

Jacob Rush Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ad150
Scope and Contents Ledger of Jacob Rush, tanner, of Rockingham County, Virginia, 1825-1864. 137 double pages. 12 3/4 x 8 1/2.

Note:  The book also contains rough drafts of several legal papers.

See also Jacob A. Rush Papers (Mss. 39.2 R89) and [Jacob Rush?] Account Book (Mss. MsV Add151), Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.

Beverly Williamson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 W66
Scope and Contents This collection contains seven letters to Beverly Williamson written between 1871 and 1873 who worked as a tanner at Franklinton, NC.