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Guide to the Joseph Zeb Hearst and Company Daybook MSS.0792

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@bama.ua.edu

February 2008

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2009-08-31T10:33-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Joseph Zeb Hearst and Company daybook

Unit ID:

MSS.0792

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet 1 inch (ledger)

Dates:

1859-1862

Abstract:

A ledger contains daily entries for purchases from this Carlowville and Richmond, Dallas County, Alabama general store owned by Joseph Zeb Hearst.

Scope and Contents note

A ledger containing daily entries for purchases. From October 1859 through January 1860 the entries are headed Carlowville; from February to June 1860, accounts receivable, no location; from March 1861 on, entries are headed Richmond (Alabama). From January 30, 1862, headed Abner M. Coleman & Co., Richmond.

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Preferred Citation:

Joseph Zeb Hearst and Company daybook, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

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Biographical/Historical note

General Store in Carlowville and Richmond, Dallas County, Alabama, originally operated by Joseph Zeb Hearst and later by J.D. Allison, Jr., Hearst's son-in-law