A Guide to the Rockingham County Circuit Court Receipts, 1875-1882

Collection Number SC # 3086

Compiled by:  Chris Bolgiano, 1996

Edited by: Kayla Payne, June 2012


Descriptive Summary:

 Repository: Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University

Title: Rockingham County Circuit Court Receipts, 1875-1882

Collection No.: SC# 3086

Creator:  Rockingham County Circuit Court

Extent: one .5 Hollinger box

Language:  English

Abstract: Circuit court receipts from 1875-1882 for Rockingham County, Virginia.


Administrative Information


Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to the James Madison University Special Collections Library. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library Reference Desk. (library-special@jmu.edu).

Preferred Citation: Rockingham County Circuit Court Receipts, 1875-1882, SC#3086, Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Va.

Acquisition Information: Deposited by Scott Suter for the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society in January 1996.

Other Formats Available: none

Accruals: none

Provenance: n/a

Processing Information: Original order has been retained.

Bio/Historical Note:  These documents show court fees for Rockingham County, Virginia during the late 1870s and early 1880s.

Scope and Content:  The Rockingham County Circuit Court Receipts collection contains 4.5 inches of receipts from the Clerk of the Circuit Court, Rockingham County, VA, for payment of "order and continuance" and other court fees, 1875-1882. These documents came in alphabetically-designated pockets in a cloth apron designed for the purpose.

Arrangement: Receipts are enclosed in six sleeves within the box.