[Greenwood Plantation Accounts: 1850-1851]

Description

Account journal documenting daily work, conditions, and other records for the Greenwood plantation in Montgomery County, Texas, near Danville.

Physical Description

[10], 76 p.

Creation Information

Wood, Green 1850/1851.

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This book is part of the collection entitled: Texas History Collection and was provided by Private Collection of Elsa Vorwerk to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 238 times , with 8 in the last month . More information about this book can be viewed below.

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  • Weld & Co. (Account book) Published by Weld & Co., 68 Camp Street

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Private Collection of Elsa Vorwerk

The Private Collection of Elsa Vorwerk provides an insight into the life of Greenwood plantation through handwritten journals from the 1840s through 1866.

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  • Main Title: [Greenwood Plantation Accounts: 1850-1851]
  • Added Title: The Plantation Record and Account Book, No. 1, Suitable for a Force of 40 Hands, or Under
  • Added Title: Greenwood Plantation Book 1 of 14

Description

Account journal documenting daily work, conditions, and other records for the Greenwood plantation in Montgomery County, Texas, near Danville.

Physical Description

[10], 76 p.

Notes

"Second Edition."

Blank account book published 1849.

These account books are numbered chronologically 1-14, however books 4 and 5 (1853-1855) did not survive with the rest of the collection.

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Texas History Collection

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  • 1850/1851

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  • December 6, 1849 - March 1851

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • May 30, 2015, 11:39 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • June 19, 2015, 1:10 p.m.

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Wood, Green. [Greenwood Plantation Accounts: 1850-1851], book, 1850/1851; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth611884/: accessed December 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Elsa Vorwerk.