New Market Weather Notebook, 1902-1920

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Summary Information

Repository:
Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University
Creator:
Rupp family
Title:
New Market Weather Notebook
Collection No.:
SC 0139
Date:
1902-1920
Extent:
1 folder, .08 Cubic Feet
Language of the Material:
English
Abstract:
The New Market Weather Notebook, 1902-1920, documents temperature and other weather information for New Market, Virginia.

Preferred Citation

[identification of item], [box #, folder #], New Market Weather Notebook, 1902-1920, SC 0139, Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Va.

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Bio/Historical Note

The Rupp family lived in New Market, Virginia.

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Scope and Content

The New Market Weather Notebook, 1902-1920, documents temperature and other weather information for New Market, Virginia. Temperatures and other weather details are recorded at irregular intervals from 1902 to 1920.

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Arrangement

The notebook is housed in one folder.

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Administrative Information

Revision Description

Converted to schema conforming EAD by dtd2schema.vh.xsl. 2013-11-21

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection. Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the James Madison University Special Collections Library to use this collection.

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).

Acquisition Information

Purchased from Bookworm and Silverfish Bookdealers in September 1995.

Provenance

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

Processing Information

In order to streamline the process of applying collection numbers, Special Collections staff completed a large-scale renumbering campaign in the spring of 2017. This collection was previously cataloged as SC 3067.

Location

Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University

880 Madison DriveMSC 1704Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807library-special@jmu.eduURL: https://www.lib.jmu.edu/special/

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Index Terms

Subject

  • Rupp family
  • Temperature measurements
  • Climatology -- Virginia -- New Market -- Sources
  • Weather -- Virginia -- New Market -- Sources
  • Southern States -- Climate -- History -- Sources
  • New Market (Va.) -- History -- 20th century -- Sources

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Collection Inventory

Title/Description Instances
New Market Weather Notebook, 1902-1920 box 1 folder 1