C. M. MCCARSTLE FAMILY ACCOUNT BOOKS

Mss. 486, 652

Inventory

Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections

Special Collections, Hill Memorial Library

Louisiana State University Libraries

Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University

Reformatted 2009

Revised 2011

CONTENTS OF INVENTORY

SUMMARY .................................................................................................................................... 3
BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL NOTE ...................................................................................... 4
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE ................................................................................................... 4
INDEX TERMS .............................................................................................................................. 4
CONTAINER LIST ........................................................................................................................ 5

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SUMMARY

Size.

18 volumes

Geographic locations.

East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana; West Feliciana Parish, La.

Inclusive dates.

1832-1943

Bulk dates.

N/A

Language.

English

Summary.

Daybooks (1832-1871), journals (1850-1856, 1891-1904) and ledgers (1843-1865, 1882, 1897-1934) of C. M. McCarstle and family, owners of general merchandise stores in East and West Feliciana parishes, La.

Restrictions on access.

If microfilm is available, photocopies must be made from microfilm.

Related collections.

None.

Copyright.

Physical rights are retained by the LSU Libraries. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

Citation.

C. M. McCarstle and Family Account Books, Mss. 486, 652, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Stack location.

G:20

BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL NOTE

The McCarstle family owned and operated general merchandise stores in Clinton, Peach Grove, and Laurel Hill, Louisiana.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection includes daybooks (1832-1871), journals (1850-1856, 1891-1904) and ledgers (1843-1865, 1882, 1897-1934) of C. M. McCarstle and family, owners of general merchandise stores in East and West Feliciana parishes, La.

INDEX TERMS

Daybooks.

East Feliciana Parish (La.)--History--19th century.

General stores--Louisiana--East Feliciana Parish.

General stores--Louisiana--West Feliciana Parish.

Journals (accounts)

Ledgers (account books)

McCarstle family.

McCarstle, C. M.

Merchants--Louisiana--East Feliciana Parish.

Merchants--Louisiana--West Feliciana Parish.

West Feliciana Parish (La.)--History--19th century.

CONTAINER LIST

Stack

Location

Contents

G:20

Volume 1, Daybook. 1832-1860.

Volume 2, Daybook. 1837-1839.

Volume 3, Daybook. 1837-1857.

Volume 4, Daybook. 1848-1853.

Volume 5, Daybook. 1850.

Volume 6, Daybook. 1851-1876.

Volume 7, Daybook. 1867-1870.

Volume 8, Journal. 1850-1855

Volume 9, Journal. 1854.

Volume 10, Journal. 1891-1904.

Volume 11, Ledger. 1843-1853.

Volume 12, Ledger. 1850-1855.

Volume 13, Ledger. 1850-1865.

Volume 14, Ledger. 1859.

Volume 15, Ledger. 1882.

Volume 16, Ledger. 1897-1908.

Volume 17, Ledger. 1903.

Volume 18, Ledger. 1910-1934.