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Guide to the William and James Trahern account books, 1803-1827

Summary

William and James Trahern were merchants in Brunswick (Brunswick Co.), Virginia. Merchants' accounts, including daybooks, 1803-1806, and a record of cotton storage, 1825-1827, of William Trahern; and daybooks, 1806-1822, and an index of James Trahern.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.11671
Title
William and James Trahern account books
Date
1803-1827
Creator
Trahern, William.
Extent
12 Volumes
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Merchants' accounts, including daybooks, 1803-1806, and a record of cotton storage, 1825-1827, of William Trahern; and daybooks, 1806-1822, and an index of James Trahern.

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Collection is open for research.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], William and James Trahern account books, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

William Trahern, Cotton Storage, 1825-1827
Volume M-3935
William Trahern, Day book, 1803-1806
Volume F-3936
William Trahern, Day book, 1804-1805
Volume L-3937
William Trahern, Day book, 1805
Volume L-3938
William Trahern, Day book, 1805-1806
Volume L-3939
William Trahern, Daby book, 1805-1806
Volume L-3940
James Trahern, Day book, 1806
Volume L-3941
James Trahern, Day book, 1806-1807
Volume L-3942
James Trahern, Day book, 1806-1807
Volume L-3943
James Trahern, Day book, 1806-1817
Volume L-3944
James Trahern and Company, Day book, 1807-1822
Volume L-3945
James Trahern, Index
Volume L-3946
 

Historical Note

William and James Trahern were merchants in Brunswick (Brunswick Co.), Virginia.


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Provenance

The William and James Trahern account books were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 1933.