The Resource Slaughter Ficklin account book and two letters, (manuscript)

Slaughter Ficklin account book and two letters, (manuscript)

Label
Slaughter Ficklin account book and two letters, 1845-1850, 1894
Title
Slaughter Ficklin account book and two letters
Inclusive dates
1845-1850, 1894
Creator
Contributor
Correspondent
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Account book kept by Slaughter W. Ficklin of Bellemont, Charlottesville, Va. records expenses and accounts; slave accounts, including names, ages and from whom Ficklin purchased individuals, as well as expenses for hires and clothing; and the purchase of land for Bellemont. There are references to Slaughter Ficklin's sister, Ellen M. Ficklin and his brother Benjamin F. Ficklin
  • The account book was later used as a commonplace book; clippings that were pasted in have been removed and filed separately. Most are household hints and recipes for home remedies
  • Also includes two letters; one advertising horse medicine from C.L. Watson to W.G. Ficklin, 1894 June 2, & 1894 Oct. 6, Donna Reid, to Mrs. W
Cataloging source
VA@
Location of originals duplicates
Originals returned to depositor.
Label
Slaughter Ficklin account book and two letters, (manuscript)
Note
Label of E. Watts, Bookseller, Charlottesville, Virginia on front pastedown
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  • Special Collections
Extent
1
Note
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Robert and Virginia Tunstall Trust Fund, 2009/2010.
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u3903072
System control number
(OCoLC)647947383
Type of unit
v. (3 items)

Library Locations

    • Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections LibraryBorrow it
      160 McCormick Road, Charlottesville, VA, 22904, US
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