Guide to the Virginia Fuel Company Ledger, 1954

Summary Information

Title: Virginia Fuel Company Ledger, 1954
Collection: AC.797
Extent: 1.0 linear feet (1 medium flat box)

This ledger is from an unnamed fuel company in Virginia and contains names of individuals and businesses that may have been customers of kerosene and fuel oil from this company in 1954.

Creator: unknown

Biographical/Historical Note

No information on the fuel company is known.

Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of a ledger, dated 1954 on cover, filled with customers' names and locations with amounts of kerosene (Kero.), fuel oil (F.O.), or ATL (unknown substance), apparently delivered during the year. Some customers are individuals, others are churches, businesses, or schools. Locations of customers include Timberville, Mt. Jackson, Edinburg, New Market, Toms Brook, Jerome, and other towns of Virginia.


This is a single-item collection.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

The provenance of this ledger is unknown. Accession number AC.2001.014

Processing Information

This was processed by Anita Elliott, February 2014. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.797: Ledger, Unnamed Fuel Company, Virginia, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Ledger, 1954 Box 1