A Guide to the Mt. Clinton, VA Telephone Co. Ledger, 1916-1952.
Processed by: Chris Bolgiano, February 2003
Preferred Citation: Mt. Clinton Telephone Company Ledger. SC# 3038, Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA.
Physical Characteristics: Consists of one bound ledger, 9 1/2" x 7 1/2".
Abstract: Consists of a ledger with names, assessed amounts and paid amounts.
Scope and Content
Contains names with assessed and paid amounts for people in the Mt. Clinton area of Rockingham County, VA, who had telephone service from 1916 to 1952. The notes, "Share in line," "Share of stock," and "Getting out poles" appear under some names. In the 1940s, lists of names appear under "Line Number." In the second half of the book there are pages labeled "Cash paid out" and Cash received." There are also occasional notes indicating that the accounts had been audited.
Acquisition Information: Donated by Dr. Clarence Geier of the JMU faculty, February, 2003.