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Ellinger and Brother Records

Stewart Bell Jr. Archives
Handley Regional Library
Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society

P.O. Box 58, Winchester, VA 22604
(540) 662-9041 ext. 17

1463 WFCHS

Scope and Content: This collection contains account books, ledgers, and an invoice book of this Winchester, VA business. Included are correspondences from Ellinger & Brother from Dec. 1874 to Aug. 1877. Ellinger & Brother was a dealer of groceries, whiskey, wines, cedar, and Queenware.

(1 box) Last updated 07/04.

Biographical/Historical: William Ellinger & Brother were dealers of groceries, whiskey, wines, cedar, and Queenware in Winchester, VA. The business was located on Water Street opposite Market Square (now Boscawen Street opposite City Hall).

Cite As: Ellinger and Brother Records, 1463 WFCHS, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.


Box 1

Advertising material, 11 pages, printed

Billhead of William Ellinger & Brother, dealers in Groceries, Whiskeys, Wines, Cedar & Queenware, Water Street opposite Market Square (now Boscawen Street, opposite City Hall), 25 items, printed

Ledger, November 1874-August 1877, June 1876-1877, December 1874-August 1877, indexed, 1 item, manuscript

Account book, February 1875-August 1877 - accounts payable, liabilities, assets, accounts receivable, debits, 1 item, manuscript

Ledger, October 1875-September 1876, October 1875-June 1876, indexed, 1 item, manuscript

Box 2

Letter book, copies of correspondence from Ellinger & Brother, November 1875-December 1876, 1 item, manuscript

Letter and invoice file, May-September 1875, January-June 1876, December-September 1875, 1 item, manuscript

Box 3

Invoice book, February 1876-September 1875, invoices pasted in book, 1 item