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Kirk and Alexander Store (Charlotte, N.C.) account book

 Collection — Oversize Box: 1 [F09.135.02.07]
Identifier: MS0254

Scope and Contents

Account book for a general goods store on North Tryon Street in Charlotte operated by James Kirk and Edwin Alexander, a son of Maj. Thomas Alexander. Entries begin on July 28, 1819 and go through March 28, 1821.

Dates

  • 1819 - 1821

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet

Overview

Account book for a general goods store on North Tryon Street in Charlotte operated by James Kirk and Edwin Alexander, a son of Maj. Thomas Alexander. Entries begin on July 28, 1819 and go through March 28, 1821. Among those with accounts at the store were Thomas G. Polk, Samuel C. Caldwell, Isaac Alexander, and Robert Wilson.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Alice Abel.

Related Materials

Caldwell and Davidson Family Papers (UNCC Manuscript 208).

Processing Information

Processed by James Kusik, 2001.
Title
Kirk and Alexander Store (Charlotte, N.C.) Account Book
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid written by James Kusik
Date
2001
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Contact:
Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte 28223 United Stated