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Joseph C. Farrar Medical Ledger, 1856-1861

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dc.contributor.author Farrar, Joseph C.
dc.date.accessioned 2019-05-08T21:57:21Z
dc.date.available 2019-05-08T21:57:21Z
dc.date.issued 1856-1861
dc.identifier.citation Joseph C. Farrar Medical Ledgers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/10288/25626
dc.language en
dc.subject.lcsh Free African Americans--Virginia--History--19th century
dc.subject.lcsh Free African Americans--Medical care--Virginia--History--19th century
dc.subject.lcsh Mecklenburg County (Va.)--History--19th century
dc.subject.lcsh Medicine--Virginia--History--19th century
dc.subject.lcsh Medicine--Practice--Virginia--History--19th century
dc.subject.lcsh Physicians--Virginia--History--19th century
dc.subject.lcsh Slaves--Virginia--History--19th century
dc.subject.lcsh Slaves--Medical care--Virginia--History--19th century
dc.subject.lcsh Slavery--Virginia--History--19th century
dc.title Joseph C. Farrar Medical Ledger, 1856-1861
dc.type.genre Account book
dc.identifier.collectionId SC 00035
dcterms.description This collection consists of two ledgers belonging to Joseph C. Farrar, a doctor in Mecklenburg County, Virginia. The first ledger includes accounts from 1848-1849 while the second ledger includes accounts from 1856-1861. The ledgers contain lists of patients, treatments and prices, and expenditures, as well as entries for treated slaves and "free persons of color." The ledgers were sometimes used for other purposes as well, such as recording observations of the weather or copying poems.
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