University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Chireno Alliance Ledger, 1887



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Chireno (Tex.)
Title: Chireno Alliance Ledger
Dates: 1887
Abstract: Comprising a single volume, the Chireno (or Chirino) Alliance Ledger, 1887, documents the transactions of a 19th century general store, possibly run by the Farmers' Alliance of Chireno, Texas.
Extent: 1 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Comprising a single volume, the Chireno (or Chirino) Alliance Ledger, 1887, documents the transactions of a 19th century general store, possibly run by the Farmers' Alliance of Chireno, Texas. The ledger lists the debts of individuals, families, and businesses that purchased farming equipment, food, clothing, and other items at the store.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Organizations)
Chirino Alliance
Chireno Alliance -- Archives
Subjects
General stores -- Texas
Progressivism (United States politics) -- Texas -- History -- 19th century
Places
Chireno (Tex.) -- History -- 19th century

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Chireno Alliance Ledger, 1887, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory:

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2C446 Ledger, 1887