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Collection Number: 00343

Collection Title: Robert Hogg Account Books, 1762-1787.

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This collection was processed with support from the sponsorship of a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, Office of Preservation, Washington, D.C., 1990-1993.

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Size 0.5 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 6 items)
Abstract Robert Hogg was a merchant of Charleston, S.C., and Wilmington, N.C. The collection includes account books of Hogg and of the firms with which he was associated, including invoice book, 1762-1766, for Hogg and (Francis) Clayton, at Charleston, S.C.; journal and ledger, 1767-1772; daybook, 1771-1775, for Hogg and (William) Campbell; daybook, 1769-1777, of R.I. Hogg; and account book, 1783-1787, all at Wilmington, N.C.
Creator Hogg, Robert, fl. 1762-1775.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Robert Hogg Account Books, #343, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Alternate Form of Material
Volumes 1, 4, and 6 are available on microfilm.
Acquisitions Information
Received prior to 1940; 1970
Additional Descriptive Resources
A copy of the original finding aid for this collection is filed in folder 1a.
Sensitive Materials Statement
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, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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Robert Hogg (fl. 1762-1775) was a merchant of Charleston, S.C., and Wilmington, N.C.

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The collection includes account books of Hogg and of the firms with which he was associated, including invoice book, 1762-1766, for Hogg and (Francis) Clayton, at Charleston, S.C.; journal and ledger, 1767-1772; daybook, 1771-1775, for Hogg and (William) Campbell; daybook, 1769-1777, of R.I. Hogg; and account book, 1783-1787, all at Wilmington, N.C.

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6 items.
Folder 1a

Original finding aid #00343, Series: "Robert Hogg Account Books, 1762-1787." Folder 1a

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Volume 1: Invoice book, 1762-1766 #00343, Series: "Robert Hogg Account Books, 1762-1787." SV-343/1

This seems to have been kept in Charleston by the firm of Hogg and Clayton.

Oversize Volume SV-343/2

Volume 2: Ledger, Wilmington, 1767-1772 #00343, Series: "Robert Hogg Account Books, 1762-1787." SV-343/2

Oversize Volume SV-343/3

Volume 3: Journal, Wilmington, 1767-1772 #00343, Series: "Robert Hogg Account Books, 1762-1787." SV-343/3

Oversize Volume SV-343/4

Volume 4: Journal, Wilmington, 1771-1775 #00343, Series: "Robert Hogg Account Books, 1762-1787." SV-343/4

Folder 5

Volume 5: Day Book, April 1769-November 1770 #00343, Series: "Robert Hogg Account Books, 1762-1787." Folder 5

Labeled "R I Hogg." Contains a large number of accounts with individual purchasers of merchandise, dry goods, provisions, lumber, naval stores, tea, pepper, etc.

Folder 6

Volume 6: Accounts, June 1783-November 1787 #00343, Series: "Robert Hogg Account Books, 1762-1787." Folder 6

The volume contains accounts for the firms of James Hogg and John Huske; John Huske   Co.; and John Huske   James Hogg. The accounts are for general merchandise, naval stores, tobacco, cloth, and other materials sold.

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Processing Information

Processed by: SHC Staff

Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007

Updated by: Kathryn Michaelis, April 2011

This collection was processed with support from the sponsorship of a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, Office of Preservation, Washington, D.C., 1990-1993.

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