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Ellis & Allan Company records, 1795-1889.

Author: Ellis & Allan Company (Richmond, Va.)
Edition/Format:   Archival material : Microfilm : English
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Business and personal correspondence, journals, ledgers, daybooks, cashbooks, tobacco books, and other records of the firm known variously as Ellis & Allan Company, Thomas & Charles Ellis, Ellis & Sons, and Thomas and Charles Ellis & Company of Richmond, Va., general merchants and tobacco traders. Includes records of the counterpart firm in London, Allan & Ellis, as well as those of several subsidiary companies  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: William Bolling; Archibald Cary; John Hartwell Cocke; Charles Ellis; Powhatan Ellis; Thomas H Ellis; Peter Francisco; Armistead Gordon; J B Harrison; James Monroe; Carter Page; John Randolph; Thomas M Randolph; Spencer Roane; St George Tucker; William Wickham; William Bolling; Archibald Cary; John Hartwell Cocke; Charles Ellis; Powhatan Ellis; Thomas H Ellis; Peter Francisco; Armistead Gordon; J B Harrison; James Monroe; Carter Page; John Randolph; Thomas M Randolph; Spencer Roane; St George Tucker; William Wickham
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ellis & Allan Company (Richmond, Va.)
OCLC Number: 70981148
Language Note: Collection material in English.
Reproduction Notes: Microfilm produced from originals in the Manuscript Division. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Photoduplication Service, 1976-1986.
Description: 80,000 items. 633 containers.

Abstract:

Business and personal correspondence, journals, ledgers, daybooks, cashbooks, tobacco books, and other records of the firm known variously as Ellis & Allan Company, Thomas & Charles Ellis, Ellis & Sons, and Thomas and Charles Ellis & Company of Richmond, Va., general merchants and tobacco traders. Includes records of the counterpart firm in London, Allan & Ellis, as well as those of several subsidiary companies organized in Lynchburg and in Amherst County, Va., for the buying and selling of tobacco. Also includes letters from Charles Ellis, Jr., a student at the University of Virginia in the 1830s, describing his activities there; letters from his brother, Thomas H. Ellis, student at the United States Military Academy; and records (1830-1850) of the James River & Kanawha Company, chartered to build a canal from Richmond westward along the James River. Other correspondents include William Bolling, Archibald Cary, John Hartwell Cocke, Powhatan Ellis, Armistead Gordon, J. B. Harrison, Carter Page, John Randolph, Thomas M. Randolph, and St. George Tucker. Among names found in the ledgers are those of Peter Francisco, James Monroe, Spencer Roane, and William Wickham.

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<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57979015#Person/bolling_william_1789_1849> # William Bolling
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<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57979015#Person/cary_archibald_1721_1787> # Archibald Cary
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    schema:familyName "Cary" ;
    schema:givenName "Archibald" ;
    schema:name "Archibald Cary" ;
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<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57979015#Person/cocke_john_hartwell_1780_1866> # John Hartwell Cocke
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<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57979015#Person/ellis_powhatan_1790_1863> # Powhatan Ellis
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    schema:name "William Wickham" ;
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<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1136041> # Students
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    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/133396889> # United States Military Academy
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<http://viaf.org/viaf/134793790> # University of Virginia
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<http://viaf.org/viaf/13642201> # Peter Francisco
    a schema:Person ;
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    schema:deathDate "1831" ;
    schema:familyName "Francisco" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter" ;
    schema:name "Peter Francisco" ;
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<http://viaf.org/viaf/154877601> # James River and Kanawha Company (Richmond, Va.)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "James River and Kanawha Company (Richmond, Va.)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/18786531> # John Hartwell Cocke
    a schema:Person ;
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    schema:deathDate "1866" ;
    schema:familyName "Cocke" ;
    schema:givenName "John Hartwell" ;
    schema:name "John Hartwell Cocke" ;
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<http://viaf.org/viaf/20476583> # James Monroe
    a schema:Person ;
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    schema:name "James Monroe" ;
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<http://viaf.org/viaf/20476605> # John Randolph
    a schema:Person ;
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    schema:familyName "Randolph" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Randolph" ;
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<http://viaf.org/viaf/21470900> # Carter Page
    a schema:Person ;
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<http://viaf.org/viaf/31327058> # Armistead Gordon
    a schema:Person ;
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<http://viaf.org/viaf/4262946> # Charles Ellis
    a schema:Person ;
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    schema:familyName "Ellis" ;
    schema:givenName "Charles" ;
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<http://viaf.org/viaf/4262951> # William Bolling
    a schema:Person ;
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    schema:deathDate "1849" ;
    schema:familyName "Bolling" ;
    schema:givenName "William" ;
    schema:name "William Bolling" ;
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<http://viaf.org/viaf/56195921> # Archibald Cary
    a schema:Person ;
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    schema:familyName "Cary" ;
    schema:givenName "Archibald" ;
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<http://viaf.org/viaf/6391907> # Spencer Roane
    a schema:Person ;
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    schema:familyName "Roane" ;
    schema:givenName "Spencer" ;
    schema:name "Spencer Roane" ;
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<http://viaf.org/viaf/73733432> # Powhatan Ellis
    a schema:Person ;
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