Inspector's record book
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of an inspector's record book, believed to have belonged to Richard Yuba. The inspections are dated between 1865-1868 and show transactions in petroleum, whiskey, beer, and tobacco, mostly in cities located in West Virginia. Mentioned in it are Mill Creek Oil Company, J.G. & J.M. Staunton, Joseph Keifer of Charleston, Woodford White of Shrewsbury, and Joseph Lindner of Charleston.
This item is extremely fragile and should be handled with great care.
- Yuba, Richard (Person)
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Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the Appalachian State University assumes no responsibility.
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This collection was purchased from Bookworm and Silverfish in 2000 and accessioned as AC.2003.020.
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.
- Inspector's record book
- Processed by Anita Elliott, updated by Kim Sims
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