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John H. Bloce account book

 Unprocessed — Folder: 1
Identifier: ViU-2020-0066

Content Description

This collection contains the account book believed to be of John H. Bloce, a farmer and book peddler. Genealogical records show that some of the uncommon names listed in the account book are from Rockingham County, Virginia, bordering Shenandoah County. The account book details schoolbooks such as readers, geography and spelling along with other transactions such as selling apple, corn, oats, horse collars, etc.

Acquisition Type

Purchase

Provenance

Puchased, 19 February 2020.

Restrictions Apply

No

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Dates

  • 1856 - 1857

Extent

0.04 Cubic Feet (1 legal folder.)

Inventory

1 account book