Virginia Polhill Price collection

Virginia Polhill Price collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Price, Virginia Polhill, b. 1896
Title: Virginia Polhill Price collection
Dates: 1859-1902
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms34

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of six manuscript volumes donated by Virginia Polhill Price. Minutes of the Board of Trustees of the Louisville Academy, Louisville, Georgia, recorded by James G. Cain, also include a list of board members, tuition prices, and disciplinary issues. The subscription book of the News and farmer, Louisville, Georgia, editor R. J. Boyd, includes subscribers names, cities, dates of subscription, and sometimes the cost. The four remaining volumes contain records of Wilkins & Cain, Cain & Polhill, and James J. Brown.


Index Terms

Account books.
Business records.
Louisville (Ga.)
Louisville Academy (Louisville, Ga.).

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Virginia Polhill Price collection, ms 34, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscripts Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxVolume
11Minutes of Louisville Academy, Board of Trustees, 1870-1890
 
News and farmer subscription book, 1875-1882
 
Court records of Wilkins & Cain and Cain & Polhill, 1859-1888
Contains Fi Fas, returnable to Jefferson County Superior Court, inventories and appraisements, sales, and acts.
 
Record book of Cain & Polhill, 1865-1902
Contains notes, receipts, records, and notations.
 
Ledger of accounts given to Cain, 1878-1881
Contains posted accounts.
 
Ledger of cash accounts ("James J. Brown's book"), 1860-1890
Contains cash accounts.