James E. Yates Account Book (Ms1940-032)

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Title

James E. Yates Account Book (Ms1940-032)

Subject

Agriculture
Local/Regional History and Appalachian South

Description

This collection consists of an account book maintained by James E. Yates, a livestock trader in Rappahannock County, Virginia during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Included are names of customers, as well as dates, descriptions, and amounts of transactions, largely relating to sales of cattle and other livestock. Also included is a file containing loose documents that had been loosely inserted in the ledger. Among these are account statements, receipts, checks, promissory notes, and business correspondence.

Creator

Yates, James E.

Date

1874-1910

Rights

Permission to publish images must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Access Rights

Collection is open for research.

Language

English

Type

Account books

Identifier

Ms1940-032_JamesYatesAccountBook

Bibliographic Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: James E. Yates Account Book, Ms1940-032, Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.

Rights Holder

Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.

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