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Tailoring--Virginia--19th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

George See, Jr., Ledger

Identifier: Mss. MsV Ad153-154
Scope and Contents

Ledgers of George See, Jr., tailor and shoemaker, of Moorefield, Hardy County, Va. 1819-1872. With separate index, containing also a few accounts, 1829.

Note:  The book contains also the measurements of many customers.

Dates: 1819-1872

Lucy A. Tucker Letter to Mary P. Mosby

Identifier: SC 01609
Scope and Contents Two page letter expressing thanks for a brooch sent to her daughter, Cynthia, and instructions, along with money, for Mary to make hats for her boys and to buy material for corsets. Lucy also mentions her husband, Nathaniel's, teaching endeavors at William and Mary. He was teaching a law class with only 10 students per her report. Additionally, Lucy comments on the dull times in Williamsburg and her difficulty in regard to raising spirits over Zachary Taylor's election to President of...
Dates: 1848 November 23

William McCoy Journal

Identifier: Mss. MsV At1
Scope and Contents

Journal, 1827-1830, of [William McCoy?] which was also used as a ledger and kept in Lexington, Virginia.  He appears to be a tailor.

Dates: 1827-1830