Anderson, James, 1745-1807
Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:
Item — Box: 7, Folder: 16
Scope and Contents Receipt signed "Daniel Lecock" for payment received by the hands of James Anderson on behalf of Martha Washington for 790 bushels of corn on 2 May 1800.
Dates: 1800 May 2
Item — Box: 29, Folder: 1797.02.07
Scope and Contents D.S. 1 page. Account with Patrick Callahan as miller for G.W. Includes herring, flour, beef, etc. supplied by G.W. and cash paid him as part of his hire as miller - £52.8.0 balances out.
Dates: 1797 February 7-August 26
Item — Box: 13, Folder: 01
Scope and Contents A list of clothing purchased by Martha Washington from William Jones of Alexandria. Includes suits purchased for enslaved workers Daniel, Marcus, Christopher, and Frank. According to notes on the verso, payments were received from James Anderson on 12 April 1800 and 15 May 1800.
Dates: 1800 February 4
Item — Box: 7, Folder: 17
Scope and Contents Accounts dated 23 April-23 September 1800 for weaving yards of cotton, wool, and other fabrics. The payments are marked as having been paid "By balance due the Estate of General Washington," by cash, by 41 gallons of whiskey, and barrells of herring. The final payment is marked as received from James Anderson on 10 November 1801.
Dates: 1800 April 23-1801 November 10
Item — Box: 8, Folder: 29
Scope and Contents A list of accounts between the Estate of George Washington and Alexandria apothecary Edward Stabler, including purchases for Turlington's Balsam, castor oil, arsenic, balsam copaiva, British oil, salts, purified Salt Petre, cantharides, ipecacuanha, laudanum, tumeric, and opodildo. Payments are marked as received by James Anderson.
Item — Box: 34, Folder: 1799.12.23
Identifier: RM-348; MS-2350
Scope and Contents Bill. A.D.S. 3 pages. Addressed to James Anderson. Bill for mourning suits made for family and servants to wear when around the Mansion. Noted with monies received.
Dates: 1799 December 23
Item — Box: 31, Folder: 1797.12.10
Scope and Contents A.D.S. 1 page. Alexandria. Account with Vowells for 22 1/2 bushels flaxseed delivered to them and received in exchange 26 3/4 bushels salt. Autograph document signed, laminated, endorsed on back "No. 48."
Dates: 1797 December 10 - 1798 January 10
Item — Box: 31, Folder: 1798.02.01
Scope and Contents A.D.S. 1 page. Alexandria. Autograph document signed, fragment, endorsed on back, marked "No. 47", laminated. A bill for one hogshead. Receipted by Thos. Vowell.
Dates: 1798 February 1
Item — Box: 29, Folder: 1796.04.07
Scope and Contents A.D.S. 1 page. Receipt for two pounds for knitting seine twine into a centre for a Seine. Autograph document signed, in hand of Anderson, fragment, laminated, docketed "No. 381", Rect. 7 April 1797 [L?] Caywood for Kniting a Siene £2."
Dates: 1797 April 7
Item — Box: 8, Folder: 07
Scope and Contents Receipt for $25 paid by Thomas Carwood to James Anderson for 100 barrels of fish from Mount Vernon.
Dates: 1800 May 15
Item — Box: 29, Folder: 1797.02.17
Scope and Contents Receipt. A.D.S. 1 page. Receipt for $30. on account of "my hire" [as miller for G.W.] Autograph document signed, in hand of Anderson, fragment, laminated, docketed "No. 379, 1797 Feby. 17th Patrick Callahan for £9. to acc. of his hire."
Dates: 1797 February 17
Item — Box: 30, Folder: 1797.07.10
Scope and Contents A.D.S. 1 page. Receipt for $17.06. Autograph document signed, laminated, No. 387 endorsed receipt, badly faded.
Dates: 1797 July 10
Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1800.06.21
Scope and Contents "Recd. of Mr. James Anderson Twenty two pounds four shillings & 7 1/2 d, being the Balce. pr. acct. recd. by him of P[hilip] Marsteller for rent of my House & Lot in Alexandria."
Dates: 1800 June 21
Item — Box: 13, Folder: 01
Scope and Contents Five receipts for goods and services paid for by James Anderson in 1800, including repairs to old shoes, paper lampblack, freight for one box from Philadelphia, 93 yards of cloth, and leather.