Guide to the Western United States business records, 1860-1920 JL005

Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, California, 94305-6064
Repository email: speccollref@stanford.edu
� 1999


Title: Western United States business records,
Identifier/Call Number: JL005
Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 45.0 Items
Date (inclusive): 1860-1920

Scope and Content

These records are a miscellaneous collection of ledgers, journals, cash books, letter books, stock books, certificates, and daybooks, as well as a folder of deeds to mining and other property in Carson and Virginia cities, Nevada, by Mrs. Margaret A. Ormsby, grandmother of the donor, Mr. Willard O. Wayman. (The entire collection is dated 1860-1920)

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Western United States business records, JL005, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Provenance

Donors unknown except for the Wayman-Ormsby Papers, which were a gift of Willard O. Wayman, 1940 to Jackson Library. Transferred from Jackson Library, ca. 1979.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

Access Restrictions

None.

Volume 1

C.E. Parton, sundry ledger 1911-1912

Volume 2

C.E. Parton, cash ledger 1907-1909

Volume 3

C.E. Parton, cash ledger 1909-1911

Volume 4

C.E. Parton, ledger 1907-1910

Volume 5

Atlantic Portland Cement Co., journal 1906-1910

Volume 6

Atlantic Portland Cement Co., cash 1906-1908

Volume 7

Atlantic Portland Cement Co., journal 1906-1907

Volume 8

Atlantic Portland Cement Co., journal 1908

Box 9, Volume a

Atlantic Portland Cement Co., stock certificates (samples)

Box 9, Volume b

Atlantic Portland Cement Co., transfer journal 1906-

Box 9, Volume c

Atlantic Portland Cement Co., letter book 1908-1909

Box 10, Volume a

Atlantic Portland Cement Co., letter book 1909-1910

Box 10, Volume b

Pavilion Skating Rink Co., minute book 1906-1916

Box 10, Volume c

Pacific Sulphur and Chemical Co., stock book 1920's

Box 10, Volume d

Wine Grape [Co.], cash book

Box 10, Volume e

Northwestern Portland Cement Co., record 1906-1907

Box 10, Volume f

M.K. Blake Estate Co., record 1907

Box 11, Volume a

Outstanding Coin book 1907-1908

Box 11, Volume b

P.& S. book 1909-1910

Box 11, Volume c

Wayman and Ormsby deeds 1860-1877

Scope and Contents note

(Papers belonging to Mrs. Margaret A. Ormsby, a citizen of Virginia City, Nevada; the widow of Major W.M. Ormsby who was killed in an Indian fight with Chief Winnemuca in 1860. Papers consist largely of deeds to mining and other property in Carson and Virginia Cities, Nevada).
Volume 12-13

Unidentified daybooks, 1909 and 1911

Volume 14

G.M.B. journal 1877-1878

Volume 15

G.M.B. ledger 1877-1878