Browse Collections (13 total)

Rockingham County Land Records: Entry Book

Rclr005_001_transcript_part002.pdf

The Rockingham County Entry Book contains information of land surveyed for the incorporation into the county once established. The Entry Book was part…

Board of School Commissioners: School Bonds

Rcrs004_001_004_001.pdf

The final series in this collection, School Bonds, constitutes bonds entered into by the Commissioners with the President and Directors of the…

Board of School Commissioners: Abstract of School Masters

Rcrs003_001_006_001.pdf

The third series, Abstract of School Masters, lists much of the same information as the preceding two series, however, Abstracts also detail the…

Board of School Commissioners: Treasurers Accounts

Rcrs002_001_005_001.pdf

Treasurer's Accounts serve as receipts for the year's spending in the running of common schools. Information on schoolmasters for each district in…

Board of School Commissioners: School Reports

Rcsr001_001_001_004.pdf

This series comprises reports made by the Board of School Commissioners to the Literary Fund of Virginia. In these reports, commissioners detailed the…

Overseers of the Poor: Meeting Minutes and Correspondences

Overseers of the Poor-Correspondence 1861.pdf

Series I and II of the Rockingham County Overseers of the Poor Collection is comprised of 350 documents relating to the local administrative body…

Overseers of the Poor: Indentures of Apprenticeship

https://sites.jmu.edu/erp/Osp003_006_026.pdf

Series III is comprised of Indentures of Apprenticeship, which were formal contracts created by the overseers to bind poor or orphaned children to a…

Prohibition Records: Liquor Inventory

http://sites.jmu.edu/erp/RcPr-box11-018.pdf

Series III of the Prohibition Records collection consists of records documenting the inventory, sale, and transport of alcohol for medicinal purposes…

Prohibition Records: Affidavits for Ardent Spirits

RcPr-box11-012.pdf

Series II of the Prohibition Records collection consists of records (printed affidavits forms) documenting the inventory, sale, and transport of…

Prohibition Records: Criminal Cases

http://sites.jmu.edu/erp/RcPr-box10-036.pdf

The first series of the Prohibition Records collection consists of all criminal case records associated with cases brought to the Rockingham County…