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Collection Number: 00721

Collection Title: Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874.

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held in the Wilson Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the World Wide Web. See the section for more information.


This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities; this finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

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Size 0.5 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 17 items)
Abstract The collection contains records of tobacco credited to various persons, tobacco sold, and tobacco shipped by Shepherd and Co., Flag Warehouse, and other warehouses of South Boston, Va.
Creator Flag Warehouse (South Boston, Va.)

Shepherd and Co. (South Boston, Va.)
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Restrictions to Use
No usage restrictions.
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 Tobacco Warehouse Books, #721, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Unknown.
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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The following terms from Library of Congress Subject Headings suggest topics, persons, geography, etc. interspersed through the entire collection; the terms do not usually represent discrete and easily identifiable portions of the collection--such as folders or items.

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Shepherd and Co. and Flag Warehouse were tobacco firms of South Boston, Va.

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The collection contains records of tobacco credited to various persons, tobacco sold, and tobacco shipped by Shepherd and Co., Flag Warehouse, and other warehouses of South Boston, Va.

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Contents list

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Folder 1a

Original finding aid #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 1a

Folder 1

Volume 1: Shepherd and Co., 1872 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 1

Folder 2

Volume 2: Flag Warehouse, 1872 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 2

Folder 3

#00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 3

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Volume 3: Flag Warehouse, September-December-1872 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." SV-721/3

Folder 4

#00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 4

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Oversize Volume SV-721/4

Volume 4: Flag Warehouse, December 1872-May 1873 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." SV-721/4

Folder 5

Volume 5: Shepherd and Co., 1872-1873 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 5

Folder 6

Volume 6: Shepherd and Co., 1872-1873 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 6

Folder 7

Volume 7: Tobacco warehouse book, 1872-1874 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 7

Folder 8

Volume 8: Flag Warehouse, 1873 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 8

Folder 9

#00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 9

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Oversize Volume SV-721/9

Volume 9: Flag Warehouse, May-September 1873 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." SV-721/9

Folder 10

#00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 10

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Oversize Volume SV-721/10

Volume 10: Roanoke Warehouse, May-October 1873 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." SV-721/10

Folder 11

Volume 11: Peoples Warehouse, 1873 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 11

Folder 12

Volume 12: September 1873-December 1874 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 12

Folder 13

Volume 13: Shepherd, Carrington and Co., December 1873-March 1874 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 13

Folder 14

Volume 14: Shepherd Carrington, May-July 1874 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 14

Folder 15

Volume 15: Shepherd Carrington, May-September 1874 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 15

Folder 16

Volume 16: Owen Carrington, Co., August 1874 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 16

Folder 17

#00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." Folder 17

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Oversize Volume SV-721/17

Volume 17: Cherry Hill Sunday School roll and records, 1874 #00721, Series: ">Tobacco Warehouse Books, 1872-1874." SV-721/17

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Processing Information

Processed by: SHC Staff

Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007

Updated by: Kate Stratton and Jodi Berkowitz, June 2010

This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

This finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

Diacritics and other special characters have been omitted from this finding aid to facilitate keyword searching in web browsers.

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