A Guide to the McPheeters, Harper, and Swartzle Collection, 1849-1875

Collection Number SC 4021

Compiled by: Mark Hubbard, October 24, 2000

Revised by: Alicia Henneberry, October 2013

Descriptive Summary


Repository: Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University

Title: McPheeters, Harper, and Swartzle Collection, 1849-1875

Collection No.: SC 4021

Creator: The McPheeter, Harper, and Swartzle Families

Extent: 1 legal sized folder



Administrative Information


Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: The copyright interests in this collection have been transferred to the James Madison University Special Collection Library. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library Reference Desk (library-special@jmu.edu).

Preferred Citation:  McPheeters, Harper, and Swartzle Collection, 1849-1875, Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA

Acquisition Information: Purchased from Green Valley Auction Sept., 2000


Bio/Historical Note:


Scope and Content: This collection contains three items: annual membership recipets for the Virginia Central Agricultural Society for A.A. McPheeters and Miss Mary J. McPheeters, dated 1859; a list of the appraised property of Mrs. M.R. Harper, deceased, Augusta County, April 15,  1875; and an article of agreement between Ira Swartzle, David Swartzle, and J. William Sheetz, concerning raising wheat and rye, Augusta Country, 1849.


Arrangement: These items are arranged in one folder.



Related material:


Contents:                                                                                                Box:Folder

Annual Membership Reciepts                                                                     1:1

Appraised Property List- Mrs. M.R. Harper                                                  1:1

Article of Agreement                                                                                 1:1