Strickland family business ledger
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Strickland family business ledger

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040.
Creator: Strickland family
Title: Strickland family business ledger
Dates: 1837-1851
Quantity: 1.58 linear ft. (one oversize box)
Identification: ahc.MSS780

Biographical/Historical Note

The Strickland family ran a dry goods business in Cumming, Georgia, during the early days of Georgia. They also had an interest in a gold mine in Forsyth County.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of one ledger book from the dry goods business owned by the Strickland family in Cumming, Georgia. The first part of the book lists who bought merchandise. The second part lists what the store owners bought from other merchants. This ledger also includes information regarding gold mine expenses in Forsyth County.

Index Terms

Business records--Georgia
Cumming (Ga.)--History
Strickland, Harday
Strickland, Henry
Strickland, Oliver
Strickland, Talbot
Stuart, David
Toney, Robert

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Strickland family business ledger, MSS 780, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center

Immediate Source of Acquisition


Description Control

This collection was processed in 2014.


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Container List



MSS OS Box 3.470Ledger, 1837-1851