Taylor and Moore Store Ledger, 1853 - 1917

Title

Taylor and Moore Store Ledger, 1853 - 1917

Description

The ledger and some loose documents include various advertisements, handwritten notes, cancelled checks, letters, legal documents, and account records (possibly from a day book), dated 1853-1917, and undated. The 616-page ledger documents the business activity of the Taylor and Moore General Store of Valle Crucis, North Carolina, primarily during the Civil War and Reconstruction eras, with some early twentieth-century notations as well. Entries indicate payments were made in cash or by bartering goods. Products sold include dry goods, groceries, shoes, and hardware.

Subject

Taylor and Moore (General store: Valle Crucis, N.C.)
General stores -- North Carolina -- Valle Crucis

Date

1853-1917

Rights

This collection is open for use without restrictions.

Extent

669 pages

Language

English

Type

Text

Spatial Coverage

Valle Crucis, NC

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Citation

“Taylor and Moore Store Ledger, 1853 - 1917,” Appalachian State University Digital Collections, accessed June 19, 2018, http://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/33044.