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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the T. D. Padelford Mercantile Business Records, 1873-1876



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Padelford, T. D.
Title: Padelford, T. D., Mercantile Business Records
Dates: 1873-1876
Abstract: Business records of Padelford in Edwards, Hinds County, Mississippi, consist of four ledgers.
Accession No.: 85-311
OCLC No.:
Extent: 8 1/2 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Business records of Padelford in Edwards, Hinds County, Mississippi, consist of four ledgers. Two journals containing daily entries for merchandise sold include buyers' names, items purchased, account numbers, and prices. They also contain accounts of cotton purchased by Padelford. An account book with an alphabetical index contains a record of the cumulative purchases found in the journals. A fourth ledger is a cash book recording purchases of the store.

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Index Terms

Subjects
Cotton
Merchants and Stores
Natchez Trace Collection
Places
Edwards, Hinds County, Mississippi
Mississippi

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Related Material

Forms part of the Natchez Trace Small Manuscripts Collection

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Padelford (T. D.) Mercantile Business Records, 1873-1976, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by archives staff.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2E600 Journal November 1873-April 1875
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2E601 Journal May 1875-May 1876
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2E602 Accounts 1875-1876
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2E603 Cash book November 1873-May 1876

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