The Resource Bedford County (Va.) Records

Bedford County (Va.) Records

Label
Bedford County (Va.) Records, 1757-1857
Title
Bedford County (Va.) Records
Inclusive dates
1757-1857
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bedford County (Va.) Records etc., 1757-1857, consists of the following record series Tax and Fiscal Records, Court Records, Fiduciary Records, Officials' Bonds, a plat,Clerks' Records, Judgments, and a city of Staunton lottery ticket. The collection also includes a land grant to Guy Smith, 1780, that was used as an exhibit in a court suit titled Guy Smith versus Jammes Brummet
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
Bedford County probably was named for John Russell, fourth duke of Bedford, who, as secretary of state for the southern department from 1748 to 1751, had general supervision of colonial affairs. It was formed from Lunenburg County in 1753, and parts of Albemarle and Lunenburg Counties were added later.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
Additional Bedford County court records can be found on microfilm and in the Chancery Records Index at the Library of Virginia. Consult "A Guide to Virginia County and City Records on Microfilm".
Label
Bedford County (Va.) Records
Note
These items came to the Library of Virginia in a transfer of records from Bedford County (Va.) Circuit Court
Base of film
safety base polyester
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  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
.25
Generation
service copy
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Bedford County (Va.) Circuit Court
Positive negative aspect
negative
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001694719
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01
ReductionRatioRange
low reduction ratio
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
cu.ft.

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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