Guide to the E. Grove Store Accounts Ledger, 1869-1877

Summary Information

Title: E. Grove Store Accounts Ledger, 1869-1877
Collection: AC.802
Extent: 1.25 linear feet (1 flat box)

This large account ledger has E.Grove on the spine, who is assumed to be the proprietor of a store in the Shenandoah area of Page County, Virginia. The ledger has entries dated 1869-1877.

Creator: Grove, E.

Biographical/Historical Note

No information about the store or the proprietor, E. Grove, is known.

Scope and Contents

This store ledger lists many accounts for individuals from the Shenandoah Valley of Page County, Virginia. The entries dated from 1869-1877.


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

This collection was purchased from Bookworm and Silverfish. Accession number AC.2001.022

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.802: E. Grove, Page County, Virginia, Store Accounts Ledger, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Ledger, 1869-1877 Box 1