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

Collection Number SC 0144

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 0144

Creator:  Rockingham County Circuit Court

Extent: 1 box, .17 cubic feet

Language:  English

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

 

Administrative Information

 

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 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: [identification of item], [box #, folder #], Rockingham County Circuit Court Receipts, 1875-1882, SC 0144, Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Va.

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

Processing Information: These documents came in alphabetically-designated pockets in a cloth apron designed for the purpose. Original order has been retained. 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 3086.

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, 1875-1882, contain receipts from the Clerk of the Circuit Court, Rockingham County, Virginia, for payment of "order and continuance" and other court fees.

Arrangement: Receipts are arranged alphabetically by surname and housed in groupings in six envelopes within the box.

Contents:

Folder Title Box:Folder
Applegate-Croushorn, 1875-1882 1:1
Devier-Holler, 1875-1882 1:2
James-Omohundro, 1875-1882 1:3
Pharis-Slade, 1875-1882 1:4
Sangeton-Shenandoah Land, 1875-1882 1:5
Turley-Zirkle, 1875-1882 1:6