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Thomas Bateson Account Book

Identifier: RHS-Coll-0032

Scope and Contents

This collection contains an accounting booklet of rents paid by Samuel and Thomas Rankin and others to a Thomas Bateson of Londonberry, Irelandand others. Clues in the booklet suggest that a flour mill was being rented. At some point the account book was sent to the Wilson family of Rockbridge County, Virginia. The collection includes contemporary notes on the booklet as well as acquisition information.


  • Creation: Inclusive 1760-1796



1 Item

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Ramon Lee Wright.

Physical Description

This item is partially unbound and part of the front cover is missing.


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Repository Details

Part of the Washington and Lee University, University Library Special Collections and Archives Repository

204 W. Washington St.
Lexington VA 24450 USA