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Finding Aid for the Avent & Lyles Ledgers (MUM00013)

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Finding Aid for the Avent & Lyles Ledgers



Descriptive Summary

PURL: http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM00013/
Title: Avent & Lyles Ledgers
Dates: 1866-1879
Collector: University of Mississippi
Physical Extent: 1 box (1.5 linear feet)
Repository: University of Mississippi. Department of Archives and Special Collections. University, MS 38677, USA
Identification: MUM00013
Location: General Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Abstract: Ledgers contain records of an Oxford, Mississippi bank, 1866-1879.

Administrative Information

Processing Information

Collection processed by Archives and Special Collections staff. Finding aid encoded by Kathryn Michaelis, June 2012.

Additions

No further additions are expected to this collection.


Subject Terms

Banks and banking -- Mississippi
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Mississippi
Oxford (Miss.) -- History


Formats

ledgers (account books)


Historical Note

Avent & Lyles bank operated in Oxford, Miss. during Reconstruction.


Scope and Content Note

The collection contains ledgers from the Avent & Lyles bank, which operated in Oxford, Miss. during Reconstruction.


User Information

Preferred Citation

Avent & Lyles Ledgers, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi

Access Restrictions

The Avent & Lyles Ledgers are open for research.

Copyright Restrictions

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Related Material

Resources at the University of Mississippi

Bank of Oxford Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library

Bank of Mississippi Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library

First National Bank of Oxford Collection (MUM00185), Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library

Southern Bank of Oxford Collection (MUM00416), Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library


Container List

Box 1 Ledger, 1866-1871
Box 2 Ledger, 1866-1879