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John Rufus Smith Journal, 1856-1878

John Rufus Smith Journal, 1856-1878
Mss. MsV Ame115 Oversize
0.1 Cubic Feet
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254 p. : bound volume ; 42 cm.
Scope and Contents
Journal, 1856-1857, of John Rufus Smith, merchant, of Mill Creek, Berkeley County, Va. [W. Va.] which also includes a list, 1862, of losses sustained to farmlands and timber due to damage by the Confederate Army; and the journal, 1865-1878, of Daniel Wright which contains accounts with the Confederate States and a record of wheat threshed by the Confederate Army.
Smith, John Rufus
Farms--Virginia--History--19th century
Account books
Journals (accounts)

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation
John Rufus Smith Journal, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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