William & Mary | Earl Gregg Swem Library Special Collections Database

Search

Patrick H. Jones Papers, 1829-1905

Title
Patrick H. Jones Papers, 1829-1905
ID
Mss. 70 J71
Extent
0.5 Cubic Feet
More Extent Information
200.00 items
Scope and Contents
Papers, 1829-1905, of Patrick H. Jones of Louisa County, Va. Chiefly accounts of Jones, both personal and related to his partnership with Elisha Melton. Includes account book for a bar operated by Jones in 1852-1853 and contracts between Jones and Melton to lease the bar, lease for woodland and contract with railroad to sell wood. Collection also includes agreements to hire slaves.
Creators
Jones, Patrick H.
Subjects
Bars (Drinking establishments)--Virginia
Louisa County (Va.)--History--19th century
Slavery--Virginia--19th century
Genres
Financial records
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
06/01/1970.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Wood of Williamsburg, Va..
Gift
Preferred Citation
Patrick H. Jones Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
Printer-friendly Printer-friendly | Email Us Email Us