Collection Number: MS 649
Physical Location: Archive Room File Cabinet
Extent: 1 folder (7 items).
Creators/Collectors: Inge's Store (Charlottesville, Va.)
Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research.
User Restrictions: No restrictions.
Preferred Citation: Inge Grocery Store Papers, MS 649, Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society, Charlottesville, Va.
Acquisition Information: Unknown.
Biographical/Historical Information: George P. Inge (1859-1948) was an African American merchant who operated Inge's store at 333 West Main Street in Charlottesville. His son Thomas F. Inge (1903-1993) operated the store after his father's death.
Scope and Content:
This is a collection of Inge Grocery Store receipts from the 1970s. Merchants included the Pepsi Cola Bottling Company, Charlottesville Hardware, Omohundro Electric Company, and Charles King and Son Co.
Included is a certification that George Inge sold his son Thomas the store, and the certification of Gertrude Inge as executrix of George Inge.
Corporate Names: Inge's Store (Charlottesville, Va.)
- African Americans--Virginia--Charlottesville
- Stores, Retail--Virginia--Charlottesville
- Account books.
- Legal instruments.