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Bertie County (N.C.) account books, 1833-1849; 1881-1893.

October 12, 2009

Creator: Bertie County (N.C.) account books.
Collection number: 1758
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Abstract: Antebellum account books from Bertie County, N.C., including general merchandising accounts of Cherry and Outlaw and of H. Thompson; accounts of Gray and Pierce for wages paid in the production of shingles and for sales of shingles and shoes, and accounts for a bankruptcy sale of personal property, 1833-1849; and accounts with plantation laborers, 1881- 1893, of T. W. Thompson of Woodville, N.C.

Repository: Southern Historical Collection

Collection Highlights: Volume 5 contains a plantation book, with accounts for laborers from 1881-1893. This collection has been digitized and is available online. Click here to link to the finding aid for this collection and to access the digital content.