The Resource Trio Beauty Salon collection

Trio Beauty Salon collection

Label
Trio Beauty Salon collection, 1935-2004
Title
Trio Beauty Salon collection
Inclusive dates
1935-2004
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Trio Beauty Salon Collection, 1935-2004, consists of five Hollinger boxes at 2.12 linear feet that contain various documents and records pertaining to the Trio Beauty Salon and its owners and operators
Biographical or historical data
Trio Beauty Salon opened on July 15, 1941 at 14 Newman Ave, Harrisonburg, VA. It was known formerly as the Gay Lynn Beauty Shop. The three partners of the Trio Beauty Salon were Evelyn Taylor, Mildred Bridges, and Ava Gowl, but also included Ruby Dove and Ruth Kerns as owners and operators. The salon operated for 35 years before closing in 1976. After closing shop, the owners continued to work elsewhere in the Harrisonburg area, and kept records of where they went.
Cataloging source
VMC
Label
Trio Beauty Salon collection
Link
http://www.lib.jmu.edu/special/manuscripts/5029TrioBeautySalon.aspx
Arrangement
Series I. Documents and correspondence ; Series II. Financial and tax statements, 1944-1976 ; Series III. Financial records, 1938-1976 ; Series IV. Personal records.
Control code
809541810
Cumulative index finding aids
See web link for Finding Aid.
Extent
Five Hollinger boxes; 2.12 linear feet.
Governing access note
For use, see Special Collections Librarian
Ownership
Donated to JMU Special Collections by Ruth K. Clatterbuck.

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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