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Hickory Fork Store (Gloucester County, Va.) Ledger

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dc.contributor.author Harwood, Thomas S.
dc.date.accessioned 2020-01-08T16:50:26Z
dc.date.available 2020-01-08T16:50:26Z
dc.date.issued 1843-1855
dc.identifier.citation Hickory Fork Store (Gloucester County, Va.) Ledger, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/10288/25664
dc.language eng
dc.subject.lcsh Account books--Virginia--Gloucester County--19th century
dc.subject.lcsh Business records--Virginia--Gloucester County--19th century
dc.subject.lcsh Diaries--Virginia--Gloucester County--19th century
dc.subject.lcsh Dry-goods--Virginia--Gloucester County--19th century
dc.subject.lcsh Farm life--Virginia--Gloucester County--19th century
dc.subject.lcsh Farming--Virginia--Gloucester County--19th century
dc.subject.lcsh General stores--Virginia--Gloucester County--19th century
dc.subject.lcsh Gloucester County (Va)--History--19th century
dc.subject.lcsh Gloucester County (Va.)--Merchants--19th century
dc.title Hickory Fork Store (Gloucester County, Va.) Ledger
dc.type.genre Account books
dc.type.genre Diaries
dc.identifier.collectionId SC 01613
dcterms.description Ledger kept by the Hickory Fork Store in the area of Hickory Fork in Gloucester County, Virginia. Items sold by the store include calico, silk, thread, and cotton. They also sold food items such as eggs, sugar, spices, fruit, and many other food staples. Tobacco, wine, and alcohol were also sold to various residents who purchased from the store. Accounts were kept of the price of goods as well as payments by patrons. The latter section of the book contains a farm journal by Thomas S. Harwood, with brief entries for each day on work and the weather on the Ainville estate. Written on cover in ink: T. S. Harwood, day book closed[?], 1 July 1848.
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