A Guide to the White and Irvine Ledger D, 1841-1842 White and Irvine Ledger D, 1841-1842 1097531

A Guide to the White and Irvine Ledger D, 1841-1842

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the Library of Virginia
Barcode number: 1097531


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Repository
The Library of Virginia
Barcode number
1097531
Title
White and Irvine Ledger D, 1841-1842
Physical Characteristics
1 v.
Collector
Lynchburg (Va.) Circuit Court
Location
State Records Center - Archives Annex, Library of Virginia
Language
English

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

Preferred Citation

White and Irvine Ledger D, 1841-1842. Local government records collection, Lynchburg (Va.) Court Records. The Library of Virginia, Richmond, Va. 23219.

Acquisition Information

This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Lynchburg.


Historical Information

A dealer in dry-goods, groceries, and clothing, White and Irvine operated in the Lynchburg, Va., area during the mid-nineteenth century. Managing partners of the firm included Addison Irvine, William White, and Jeremiah White.

Scope and Content

White and Irvine Ledger D, 1841-1842, records the accounts of individual customers. Information found in each entry includes customer name, date of transactions, name and quantity of items purchased, amounts owed, and amounts paid. Customers bought such items as whiskey, cloth, clothing, hats, sugar, coffee, tobacco, and stoneware. Accounts were carried over to Ledger D from an unidentified Ledger C.

Index Terms

    Corporate Names:

  • White and Irvine (Lynchburg, Va.).
  • Subjects:

  • Consumer goods--Virginia--Lynchburg.
  • Dry-goods--Virginia--Lynchburg.
  • General stores--Virginia--Lynchburg.
  • Merchants--Virginia--Lynchburg.
  • Geographical Names:

  • Lynchburg (Va.)--History--19th century.
  • Genre and Form Terms:

  • Business records--Virginia--Lynchburg.
  • Ledgers (account books)--Virginia--Lynchburg.
  • Local government records--Virginia--Lynchburg.
  • Added Entry - Personal Name:

  • Irvine, Addison.
  • White, Jeremiah.
  • White, William.

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Irvine, Addison.
  • White, Jeremiah.
  • White, William.

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Lynchburg (Va.)--History--19th century.