The Resource Sheetz-Dellinger collection

Sheetz-Dellinger collection

Label
Sheetz-Dellinger collection, 1870-1956
Title
Sheetz-Dellinger collection
Inclusive dates
1870-1956
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The Sheetz-Dellinger Collection, is comprised of 92 photographs, two Edinburg High School (Va.) diplomas, an assortment of school report cards and other papers, and various miscellaneous materials pertaining to James S. Sheetz, Frances Dellinger Sheetz, their family and friends
  • This collection consists of .63 linear feet of material. The bulk of the material was created between the 1880s and 1930s. The collection consists of two series: Photographs and Ephemera
Biographical or historical data
James and Frances Sheetz, (née Dellinger), were born and raised in Edinburg, Virginia. Both graduated from Edinburg High School in 1937, were married in 1943, and were active members in the community until James' death in 1994.
Cataloging source
VMC
Illustrations
photographs
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Sheetz-Dellinger collection
Link
http://www.lib.jmu.edu/special/photographs/P0001Sheetz.aspx
Arrangement
Series I. Photographs, circa 1870-1950; Series II. Ephemera, circa 1889-1939, undated.
Control code
705388749
Extent
1.5 Hollinger boxes, (.63 linear ft.)
Governing access note
For use, see Special Collections librarian
Ownership
This collection was purchased from the estate sale of James and Frances (Dellinger) Sheetz.

Library Locations

    • Special Collections Research CenterBorrow it
      Carrier Library Second Floor Room 203, MSC 1704, 880 Madison Drive, Harrisonburg, VA, 22807, US
      38.438299 -78.8741916
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