The Resource Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society oversize documents,

Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society oversize documents,

Label
Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society oversize documents,
Title
Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society oversize documents,
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Contains a number of oversized documents filed according to type of material. Subseries A. Legal/Governmental Documents incl. a number of papers related to the Rockingham Circuit Court (assessments of Court clerks; public road papers, incl. maps; reports of the Court's business; and miscellaneous legal documents such as a juror list, and a list of County officers). Subseries B. Business/Institutional Documents contains church documents (a 1794 land indenture to two Congregations in New Market). Subseries C. Individual/Family Documents incl. numerous land indentures/deeds for various families, some dating back to King George the III's reign. Subseries D. Maps contains a colored plat of the Hall lands in Harrisonburg (present site of the Harrisonburg High School and surrounding area near Black's Run), 1883
  • 1991 additions to the collection include tax data and C&W Railroad Co. information
Note
Forms part of: Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Societ y (Va.) records, 1740-1950. See overall collection record or more comprehensive information.
Related
Is part of
Cataloging source
VMC
Label
Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society oversize documents,
Link
http://www.lib.jmu.edu/special/manuscripts/hstsocpa.aspx
Note
Also known as the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society oversize documents; the oversize documents of the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society
Arrangement
Series IV. of Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society (Va.) records, 1740-1950. Series IV. Subseries A. Legal/Governmental Documents, Subseries B. Business/Institutional Documents, Subseries C. Individual/Family Documents, Subseries D. Maps.
Control code
20400782
Cumulative index finding aids
See web link for Finding Aid.
Extent
1 flat box (13 folders)
Governing access note
For use, see Special Collections librarian
Note
For more detailed information on Series I-III, see OCLC records, 2036247, 20368665, and 20371089, respectively.
Ownership
On deposit from the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society.

Library Locations

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      Carrier Library Second Floor Room 203, MSC 1704, 880 Madison Drive, Harrisonburg, VA, 22807, US
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