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Shoe Repair account

Identifier: AC-542

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the shoe repair account of Elias Crabill for serviced rended by P. B. Sibole, dated July 1854. Services rendered included repairs on boot "heals," half-soling of boots, and mending boots. The account shows that Crabill made payments of apples, a hide, and tallow, and fully settling his account on November 16, 1855.


  • 1854 July, 1855 November 16




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Biographical/Historical Note

There was a P. B. Sibole & Sons Manufacturer in Strasburg, Virginia in the 1850s. P.B. Presley Barton Sibole was born August 24, 1816 and died July 17, 1866.


0.01 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Acquisitions Information

It was purchased from Bookworm and Silverfish in May 2001. Accession number is AC.2001.057.

Processing Information

Processed by Anita Elliott, March 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.

Shoe Repair account
Processed by Anita Elliott, updated by Kim Sims
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository