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Title School daybook
Dates of Creation 1844
Scope & Content This is a daybook recording school attendance for 24 students of Buford Wills, school teacher at Lafayette, Montgomery County, Virginia for the period from January 29, 1844 to December 13, 1844. Wills is also recording the amount he has earned for teaching for the year =$346.04. Object ID 1965.21.11 is similar information for the year 1845. Wills also makes comments on weather, politics, and the health of various people in his life and community.
Year Range from 1844.0
Year Range to 1844.0
Subjects School attendance
Scholars
Schoolchildren
Schools, Private
Weather
Politicians
Schools
Search Terms Lafayette, Montgomery County, Virginia
People Wills, Buford.
Bowers, J.
Taylor, H.
Lancaster, Mrs.
Rayburn, Mrs.
Deyerle, Mrs.
Pickring, Thomas
Pepper, Jno.
Falkner, M.
Cooper, J.
Thomas, C.
Maddox, Mrs.
Deyerle, Jno.
Willis, C.
McClure, Mrs.
Gains, Maj.
Moses, Jas.
Wilson, Jno.
Barnett, Capt.
Barnett, Jas.
Tennant, Mr.
Davis, William
Collection History Museum of Western Virginia
Imagefile 042\19652110-2.JPG
Number of images 11.0
Object Name Daybook
Catalog Number 1965.21.10
Extent of Description 1 - 7 5/8" x 6 1/8" (18 leaves)