A Guide to the New Market Climate Data Collection, 1902-1920

Collection Number SC # 3067


Compiled September 1995

Edited by Kayla Payne, July 2012

Descriptive Summary


Repository: Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University

Title: New Market Climate Data Collection, 1902-1920

Collection No.:  SC# 3067

Extent: one folder

Language:  English

Abstract: This small notebook contains temperature and other weather information are detailed for New Market, Virginia, from 1902-1920.


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 Collections Library. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library Reference Desk. (library-special@jmu.edu).

Preferred Citation:   [identification of item], New Market Climate Data Collection, 1902-1920, SC#3067, Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Va.

Acquisition Information: Purchased from Bookworm and Silverfish Bookdealers in Sept. 1995.

Other Formats Available: none

Accruals: none

Provenance: Mr. Jim Presgraves, bookdealer, identified this notebook as one of his purchases from an auction of Rupp family items in 1994. The Rupps were a New Market, VA family, and he penciled "New Market VA" and "Rupp" on the cover.

Processing Information: none

Bio/Historical Note:  The Rupp family lived in New Market, Virginia.

Scope and Content:  This collection consists of one small notebook in which temperature and occasional other details of weather are recorded at irregular intervals from 1902 to 1920. There is no identification; see Provenance.

Arrangement and Contents:                                                                          


                                                                                                  Box: Folder

New Market Climate Data                                                                  1:1