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C.B. Anderson Account Book (Newbern, VA),

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2011-086

Scope and Content

C.B. Anderson Account Book contains the accounting information for "C.B. Anderson, The Cash Merchant" of Newbern, VA. Entries date from 1907 through 1909 and include names and listings of goods and prices.

There is a note on the inside cover which reads: "This book was originally used by [Newbern] M.&M. Co. ... store at Welch, W. Va as a cash book ... January 3rd 1906 - Page 1 to 38 [Anderson] cut out and filed with other books used at Welch." - May 11, 1907 Pages 1 through 38 are missing and it is believed that C.B. Anderson took over use of the book at this time.

Dates

  • 1907 - 1909

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from C.B. Anderson Account Book must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Extent

0.2 Cubic Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The C.B. Anderson Account Book contains the accounting information and merchandise sales of C.B. Anderson of Newbern, Virginia. Entries date from 1907 through 1909.

Arrangement

Collection is arranged by material type.

Related Materials

Additional information about this business can be found in the C.B. Anderson Records, Ms1989-083.

Physical Characteristics

1 folder; 0.2 cu.ft.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the C.B. Anderson Account Book was completed in September 2011.

Title
C.B. Anderson Account Book (Newbern, VA), 1907-1909
Subtitle
A Collection in Special Collections.
Status
Completed
Author
Jennifer Mitchell
Date
© 2011 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. All rights reserved.
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech Repository

Contact:
Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries (0434)
560 Drillfield Drive
Newman Library, Virginia Tech
Blacksburg Virginia 24061 US
540-231-6308