James A. McLendon account book

James A. McLendon account book

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: McLendon, James A.
Title: James A. McLendon account book
Dates: 1861-1864
Quantity: 0.24 Linear feet (1 volume housed with minor collections MS 159 - MS 163)
Coll. Number: ms163(m)
Location: 32108050740862

Biographical/Historical Note

James A. McLendon, owner of a livery stable in Thomasville, Thomas County, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of an account book for a livery stable owned by John McLendon of Thomasville, Georgia from 1861-1864. Entries contain the customers name, type of service rendered (feed sold, horse or horse and vehicle stabled, horse or horse and vehicle hired), cost, dates of service, and date account paid. The book contains a few entries for 1862, 1863, and 1864, but most of these entries are for payment of the 1861 accounts. Ledger includes a name index.


Arranged by customer name, then in chronological order.

Index Terms

Account books
Business records.
Horses--Georgia--Feeding and feed.
Thomas County (Ga.)
Thomasville (Ga.)

General Notes

Forms part of: Georgia mercantile records.

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

James A. McLendon account book, MS 163. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

OS BoxVolume
11Account book