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Rockingham County (Va.)--History--19th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 55 Collections and/or Records:

L. S. Rhodes & Sons Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 R34
Scope and Contents Papers, 1886-1923, of L. S. Rhodes and Sons, Linnville, Rockingham County, Va. Chiefly accounts with suppliers, local producers, manufacturers, and wholesale houses, but including bank statements, canceled checks, tax and license receipts. Consists of 5,810 items and about 100 manuscript volumes.

Rockbridge County, Va. Court Receipt Book

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Lev15
Scope and Contents Receipt book, 1833, of Hiram Martz, Smith's Creek, Rockingham County, Va. for road claims and county levies allowed by the county court of Rockingham County. The volume includes notes and household inventory, 1855, of Benjamin Franklin Matthews Martz.

Rockingham County, Va. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00007
Scope and Contents This collection consists of three tintype photographs of unidentified men and women from Rockingham County, Virginia in the mid-to-late 19th century. One of the photographs is of a young man in uniform.

Rockingham County, Va. Journal

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame38u Oversize
Scope and Contents Journal, 1867-1869, of an unidentified merchant, of McGaheysville, Rockingham County, Va. 487 p. : bound volume ; 39 cm.

Rockingham County, Va. Merchants' Journal

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame39u
Scope and Contents Journal, 1868, of an unidentified merchant at Waverlie, Rockingham County, Va. which includes the 1872 journal of another unidentified merchant.

Rockingham County, Va. Merchant's Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame36u
Scope and Contents Ledger, 1865-1867, of an unidentified merchant in northern Rockingham County, Va.

Rockingham County, Va. Merchant's Ledgers and Inventory Book

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame59u-61u
Scope and Contents Three ledgers and one inventory book (Memorandum Book of Stock on Hand) of an unknown merchant.  All are undated and written in pencil.  Per the 1920 census, many of the names in these books are from Rockingham County, Virginia.

John W. Rodeffer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. Acc. 2008.124
Scope and Contents The John W. Rodeffer Papers are a collection of letters to John W. Rodeffer. Correspondents include family members including his mother and sister, various female friends, male friends, and others. The letters include accounts of daily life and similar information from the 1890s-1900.

Jacob A. Rush Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 R89
Scope and Contents Accounts, 1851-1855, of Jacob A. Rush of Rush's Mill, Mt. Crawford, Rockingham County, Va.

Jacob Rush Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ad150
Scope and Contents Ledger of Jacob Rush, tanner, of Rockingham County, Virginia, 1825-1864. 137 double pages. 12 3/4 x 8 1/2.

Note:  The book also contains rough drafts of several legal papers.

See also Jacob A. Rush Papers (Mss. 39.2 R89) and [Jacob Rush?] Account Book (Mss. MsV Add151), Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.