Capon Supply Company Records, 404 WFCHS

SCOPE AND CONTENT: This collection contains the store ledger and account book belonging to Capon Supply Company of Hampshire County, Virginia, from 1908-1920. Names of both individuals and other companies with whom this business had transactions are included. Proprietors were D.B. Haines, L.C. Haines, A.C. Lovett, and A.J. Oates. (1 box) Last updated 06/12.

BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL: Capon Springs Supply Company was a general supply company that operated in the resort town of Capon Springs, West Virginia in the early 20th Century. Although the account book lists only "merchandise" with no other details, the company purchased supplies from such companies as Standard Oil, Coca-Cola, and Goodyear Rubber Company.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: Taken from the collection.

CITE AS: Capon Supply Company Records 404 WFCHS, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA


Box 1

Store Ledger, March 31, 1908-January 13, 1912, belonging to Capon Valley Supply Company, 1 item, manuscript, cloth-bound.

Account Book, May 31, 1915-April 22, 1920, 1 item, manuscript, cloth-bound