Jones record books
This collection contains the journals kept by Judge Thomas Jones of Patapsco Neck and "Walnut Grove", Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 1779-1812.
- Jones, Thomas, 1735-1812 (Person)
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Public use restricted to microfilm: see Manuscripts Dept. microfilm Ante-Bellum Southern Plantations; reel 9.
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2 Linear Feet (2 flat boxes)
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Scope and Contents
This collection contains one volume for each year. (1783, 88, 94, 99, 1802, 06 are missing). There are full inventories of servants, slaves, stock, grain, tools,and furniture; also daily entries on winds, weather, stock, work and general subjects. From 1779 there are monthly tables of vessels passing "Walnut Grove" on their way to Baltimore, charted by type. Also included are many items important for social and economic history.
- Guide to the Jones record books
- Under Revision
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- 2019-08-02: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Mallory Herberger.