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Salvation Army Combined Corps Roll and Ledger

Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2008.89

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Scope and Contents

Salvation Army "Combined Corps Roll" from Rockingham County, Virginia which covers the years 1926 to 1969, with some later additions.

Includes a General Rule Book, with salary and dress code guidelines, Summary Sheets from visits by Divisional Officers which detail recruit and membership statistics, a Roll, which is separated by position and rank, which includes name, address, date of birth, religious affiliation, date of enrollment and removal and sometimes rank, a Dedication Register, soldier transfer forms and a 1980 conference schedule. Roll information includes Adherents, Local Officers and Bandsmen, Women's Home League, Corps Cadets, Life-saving Guards and Cradle Roll. 75% of the book are records of former soldiers.

Included are notes on the Salvation Army, prepared when inventoried.


  • Creation: 1926-1980
  • Creation: Majority of material found in 1928-1969

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Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.

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Arrangement of Materials:

No particular order within the ledger.

Acquisition Information:



Guide to the Salvation Army Combined Corps Roll and Ledger
Finding Aid Authors: Emily Eklund, Student Assistant.
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The collection description/finding aid is written in English

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Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository