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Catalog Number HRHS-74
Collection Ledger Collection
Object Name Ledger
Scope & Content BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
Ledgers were used to record income and expenses for country stores, medical practices, farms, etc. These ledgers are a window into the past of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County.

SCOPE AND CONTENT:
This is a collection of store ledgers, medical ledgers, farm ledgers, bank ledgers, etc. from Harrisonburg and Rockingham County.

COLLECTION INVENTORY:
Ledgers:
#1Copy of ledger from Mauzy Store, 1831 - 1833

#2Dental appointment ledger belonging to J. D Bucher, 1897-1898

#3Unidentified ledger, 1850 - 1858

#4Unidentified small ledger, 1875 - 1876, cover missing

#5Unidentified small ledger, 1893 - 1894

#6Unidentified small ledger, 1860 - 1861

#7Swartz Brothers & Hott ledgers (4 ledgers)
1900 - 1903, 1901, 1908, 1901 - 1903

#8Samuel Henry Daybook, 1810 (very poor condition)

#9Henkel Ledger, 1893 - 1896

#10Unidentified ledger, 1909

#11Unidentified ledger, 1856 - 1859

#12Unidentified ledger, 1906 - 1913

#13Ledger, possibly belonging to C. E. Long, Gen. Merchandise, Zenda, VA 1896 - 1900

#14Unidentified ledger, 1866, donated by Mrs. Charles A. Lee, Harrisonburg

#15The Bank of Dayton ledger, minutes and donor names, 1905 - 1909

#16The Bank of Dayton ledger, bank transactions, 1914 - 1918 (cover in poor condition)

#17Real estate ledger for Harrisonburg/Rockingham Co., no date, c.1900

#18Unidentified ledger, 1860 - 1867 (front cover missing)

#19Unidentified ledger, 1877 - 1883

#20Medical ledger of Dr. Charles Rolston, 1903 - 1917, donated by Lucy Rolston

#21Fravel Sash and Doors ledger, 569 N. Main St., 1911 - 1912

#22Small account book, Cootes Store, 1858 - 1860

#23Cootes Store ledger, 1893 - 1894. Identified as Cootes Store by correspondence found in Ledger

#23aCootes Store Ledger, 1895 - 1896

#24Cootes Store Ledger, 1896 - 1897

#24aCootes Store Ledger, 1900, contains the bylaws and constitution of a wind band that existed at Cootes Store. It was called the Oakland Cornet Band.

#25Cootes Store ledger, 1918 - 1920. Donated by Pat Ritchie Turner

#25aCootes Store ledger, 1925 - 1926

#26C. W. Burrus ledger, 1914 - 1917. Donated by Pat Ritchie Turner

#27American Hardwood Manufacturing Co. ledger, Grottoes, VA, 1894 - 1914

#28Unidentified ledger, 1906

#29Unidentified ledger, written in German, 1825 - 1827 (appears to be the same store as ledger #30)

#30Unidentified ledger, written in German, 1832 - 1834 (appears to be the same store as ledger #29)

#31Unidentified ledger, 1913 - 1918

#32Unidentified ledger, 1906 - 1908

#33Unidentified ledger, 1914 - 1916

#34Farm ledger, 1944 - 1962, the name Suter is written on the cover

#35Unidentified doctor's ledger, 1927 - 1950, donated by Sallie Meffert

#36Edom Store Ledger No. 1, 1893 - 1896

#37Edom Store Ledger 1896 - 1897

#38Edom Store ledger marked Boys Book, 1894

#39Edom Store ledger marked Boys Book, 1895

#40Edom Store ledger marked Boys Book, 1896

#41Edom Store day book No. 1, 1896 - 1897

#42Edom Store day book No 2, 1896 - 1897

#43Edom Store day book, 1897 - 1902

#44Singers Glen Store ledger, 1897 - 1898

#45Singers Glen Store ledger No. 2, 1897

#46Singers Glen Store ledger, No. 1, 1899 - 1900

#47Singers Glen Store ledger, 1900 - 1901

#48Singers Glen Store ledger, No. 3, 1901 - 1902

#49Singers Glen Store ledger, No. 4, 1902 - 1903

#50Singers Glen Store ledger, No. 5, 1903 - 1906

#51Singers Glen Store day book, No. 1, 1897 - 1898

#52Singers Glen Store day book, 1899 - 1900

#53Singers Glen Store day book, No. 2, 1900 - 1901

#54Singers Glen Store day book, No. 3 & No. 4, 1901 - 1903

#55Singers Glen Store day book, No 5, 1903 - 1905

#56Singers Glen Store day book, No. 6, 1905 - 1906

#57Green Mount Store ledger, No. 3, 1893

#58Green Mount Store ledger, No. 4, 1894

#59Green Mount Store ledger, No. 5, 1894 - 1895

#60Green Mount Store ledger, No. 6, 1895 - 1896

#61Green Mount Store day book, No. 1, 1893

#62Green Mount Store day book, No. 2, 1893

#63Green Mount Store day book, No. 5, 1894 (May thru September)

#64Green Mount Store day book, No. 6, 1894 (September thru December)

#65Green Mount Store day book, No. 7, 1894 - 1895 (December thru July)

#66Green Mount Store day book, No. 6 also, 1895 - 1896 (July thru March)

#67Abraham Earman ledger, 1858 - 1866

#68Devier & Snyder ledger, 1891 - 1896

#69C. E. Long ledger, 1900 - 1907 (ledger appears to be C. E. Long based on a receipt)

#70C. E. Long ledger, 1900 - 1903 (ledger appears to be C. E. Long)

#71Unidentified ledger, appears to be used partially for a shoe repair business, 1891-1907

#72Unidentified ledger, 1923 - 1924

#73John W. Earman ledger, 1875 - 1878

#74John Earman ledger, 1880 - 1881. The first half of the ledger is a school book of John W. Earman dated December, 1859.

#75John W. Earman ledger, 1881 - 1883 Fertilizer book

#76Moffett Liquor Register, 1879 - 1882

Other collections with ledgers:
HRHS-23Watson & Brothers Account Books
HRHS-25Edom Post Office and General Store Ledger
HRHS-30Myers Store Ledgers
HRHS-110Confederate Commissary Ledger
HRHS-125Felix Gilbert Day Book
HRHS-158Michael Baker Store Account Book

Title Ledger Collection