A Guide to the Adams Express Company Ledger, 1912 Adams Express Company Ledger Ms2017-043

A Guide to the Adams Express Company Ledger, 1912

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms2017-043


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Processed by: Kira A. Dietz, Archivist Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms2017-043
Title
Adams Express Company Ledger, 1912
Physical Characteristics
0.1 Cubic Feet 1 folder
Creator
Adams Express Company
Language
English
Abstract
The collection consists of a ledger for the Adams Express Company recording shipments being moved from Hot Springs, Virginia, to Warm Springs, Virginia, between May and September of 1912.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from Adams Express Company Ledger must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Adams Express Company Ledger, Ms2017-043, Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The Adams Express Company Ledger was purchased by Special Collections in August 2017.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Adams Express Company Ledger was completed in October 2017.


Scope and Content

The collection consists of a ledger for the Adams Express Company recording shipments being moved from Hot Springs, Virginia, to Warm Springs, Virginia, between May and September of 1912. The ledger tracks the date of receipt by the office, the origination, weight, consignee, destination, charges, and signature of recipient.


Index Terms

    Subjects:

  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Geographical Names:

  • Bath County (Va.)
  • Genre and Form Terms:

  • Ledgers (account books)

Contents List

Folder 1
Ledger, 1912-05-31-1912-09-25