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Scope and Contents This collection in comprised principally business and family correspondence and general papers of the Baer family of the Panther Gap vicinity of Rockbridge County, Va. with a concentration of papers relative to the family's land holdings such as maps, indentures, and wills. Other highlights are a group of twenty-one manuscript weaving drafts for making household textiles, a family Bible in German(l744), local militia fines, genealogical materials, some relating to the Decker and Hite (Heyt)...
Dates: 1744 - 1929
Scope and Contents This collection contains 12 pieces of correspondence from various sources to George B. Larrick, a Lexington, Virginia merchant.
Dates: 1873 - 1880
Scope and Contents This ledger from the L. B. F. Association, which we believe stands for Lexington Business Foundation, covers the timespan from 1854-1862. It is very detailed about individual transactions.
Dates: Inclusive 1854-1862
Scope and Contents This register contains names of guests who visited the Rockbridge Baths, Virginia hotel between June 1871 and May 1882. Among them were many prominent faculty members of Washington and Lee University and Virginia Military Institute, as well as guests from the city of Lexington, Virginia.
Dates: Inclusive 1876-1882
Scope and Contents In this letter to Colonel Benjamin B. Jordan, dated April 1, 1880, Letcher asks for advice on a potential business transaction. Philidelphia and Harrisonburg are both mentioned.
Scope and Contents This letter, dated 1794 Mar. 10, to John Page discusses the protection of maritime shipping and the situation in France.
Scope and Contents This collection includes four letter: Feb. 20, l904, Page to Samuel Graham (framed) on a social matter, and March 27, 1909, Lord Wolseley to Page in gratitude for being lent Nelson's book and praising Lee; September 30 and October 19, 1878 from Page to J. G. Steel on a business matter. It also includes a visitor's book, 1885-1899; Page's dinner party record from 1913-1919, while he was U. S. Ambassador to Italy. Additionally, it includes revised pages from the first edition of Page's book,...
Dates: Inclusive 1878-1910
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two letters, dated 1857 and 1858, to Mrs. E. H. Carrington on matters of business.
Dates: Inclusive 1857-1858
Scope and Contents This collection is a daybook and ledger accounts of flour sales.
Dates: 1855 - 1878
Scope and Contents Items of Zechariah Johnston and his son Thomas, including petitions, resolutions, and instructions to Zechariah Johnston while he was a member of the Virginia General Assembly; 2 letters from William Graham to Zechariah Johnston on political matters; lecture notes; property descriptions; ca. 69 business accounts, 1796-1845, of Thomas Johnston.
Dates: Inclusive 1772-1845
- Subject: Business X
- Baer Family 1
- Baer, Jacob 1
- Baer, John 1
- Baer, Joseph 1
- Carrington, E. H., Mrs. 1
- Decker family 1
- Foutz, William 1
- George B. Larrick & Co. 1
- Glasgow, William Anderson 1
- Goodman, Ethelyn B. 1
- Graham, John Alexander 1
- Graham, Samuel L. (Samuel Lyle) 1
- Graham, William A. (William Alexander) 1
- Henry, Field 1
- Hileman, Charles 1
- Hite family 1
- Johnston, Thomas 1
- Johnston, Zechariah 1
- Jordan, Benjamin B., Colonel 1
- L. B. F. Association 1
- Larrick, George B. 1
- Lee, Robert E., General (Robert Edward) 1
- Letcher, S. H. (Samuel Houston) 1
- Page, John 1
- Page, Rosewell 1
- Page, Thomas Nelson 1
- Rockbridge Baths Hotel 1
- Steel, J. G. 1
- Tucker, St. George, I 1
- Virginia Military Institute 1
- Virginia. General Assembly 1
- Virginia. Militia 1
- Washington and Lee University 1
- Wolseley, Garnet Wolseley, Viscount 1 ∧ less