Guide to the R.F. Greene Hardware Store Ledger, 1929-1931

Summary Information

Title: R.F. Greene Hardware Store Ledger, 1929-1931
Collection: AC.809
Extent: 1.0 linear feet (1 medium flat box)

This hardware store ledger was created by the R.F. Greene Hardware Store in Boone, North Carolina, dating 1929-1931.

Creator: R.F. Greene Hardware Store (Boone, N.C.).

Biographical/Historical Note

No information about the R.F. Greene Hardward Store is available. There is a possibility that this is a ledger from the old Boone Hardware in Boone, North Carolina, that went into bankruptcy in 1932. The entries end in 1931.

Scope and Contents

This collection is an accounts ledger of the R.F. Greene Hardware Store (or possibly Boone Hardware) in Boone, North Carolina, with entries dated 1929 (transferred from old ledger) to 1931, with a few Transcripts of Judgment located on the person's account page.


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

Provenance of this collection is unknown. Accession number AC.2001.054

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.809: R.F. Greene Hardware Store Ledger, Boone, Watauga County, North Carolina, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Ledger, 1929-1931 Box 1