A Guide to the Andrew Shepherd Account Book, 1773-1790 Shepherd, Andrew, Account Book, 1773-1790 MS 66.1

A Guide to the Andrew Shepherd Account Book, 1773-1790

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the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
Manuscript Number MS 66.1


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Repository
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Manuscript number
MS 66.1
Title
Andrew Shepherd Account Book, 1773-1790.
Extent
1 item (96 p.)
Creator
Andrew Shepherd, fl. 1773-1790.
Language
English

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Preferred Citation

Andrew Shepherd Account Book, Manuscript MS 66.1, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Acquisition Information

Purchase, 1973.

Alternative Form

Also available on microfilm M-1117.


Biographical/Historical Information

Andrew Shepherd was a merchant in Orange County, Va.

Scope and Content Information

Ledger of accounts for a store, possibly kept by Andrew Shepherd of Orange County, Va. A great variety of goods was sold to people in Orange, Culpeper, Albemarle, and Augusta counties and the communities of Fredericksburg and Staunton. Customers included Isaac Alle, Capt. Wm. Daingerfield, Ambrose Madison, James Madison, Jr., Hugh Mercer, Barnet Moore, John Strather, and Mrs. William Taliaferro.

Index Terms

    Persons:

  • Allen, Isaac.
  • Daingerfield, William.
  • Madison, Ambrose.
  • Madison, James, Jr.
  • Mercer, Hugh, ca. 1725-1777.
  • Moore, Barnet.
  • Shepherd, Andrew.
  • Strather, John.
  • Taliaferro, William, Mrs.
  • Subjects:

  • Merchants--Virginia--Orange County.
  • Genre and Form Terms:

  • Account books--Virginia--Orange County--18th century.

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Allen, Isaac.
  • Andrew Shepherd, fl. 1773-1790.
  • Daingerfield, William.
  • Madison, Ambrose.
  • Madison, James, Jr.
  • Mercer, Hugh, ca. 1725-1777.
  • Moore, Barnet.
  • Shepherd, Andrew.
  • Strather, John.
  • Taliaferro, William, Mrs.