The Resource Hollywood Cemetery Company records, (microform)

Hollywood Cemetery Company records, (microform)

Label
Hollywood Cemetery Company records, 1847-2012
Title
Hollywood Cemetery Company records
Inclusive dates
1847-2012
Creator
Contributor
Correspondent
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This collection consists of the business records of the Hollywood Cemetery Company of Richmond, Virginia. The records cover the period 1847-2012; there was a substantial record loss on 3 April 1865. The records contain a list of original subscribers, copies of deeds to the property, and interment list. There are also plats and accounts
  • Board of director's minutes include copies to deeds and plats, stockholder list, and correspondence with John Notman. Collection also includes registers of interments and card indices to burials, containing vital statistic information
Member of
Action
  • Described
  • Updated
  • Updated
  • Updated
Biographical or historical data
Hollywood Cemetery was established on 3 June 1847 on 42 acres in Sidney, Henrico County, Virginia. It was incorporated in 1856 (Hollywood Cemetery Company).
Cataloging source
Vi
Citation source
Described in: Edwards, Conley L., III, comp., A GUIDE TO BUSINESS RECORDS IN THE ARCHIVES BRANCH, VIRGINIA STATE LIBRARY, available for purchase
Location of originals duplicates
  • Virginia Historical Society,
  • Hollywood Cemetery,
Label
Hollywood Cemetery Company records, (microform)
Arrangement
Registers are arranged chronologically and card indices to burials are alphabetical.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Color
one color
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
vesicular
Extent
<23
Generation
unknown
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Virginia Historical Society,
  • Hollywood Cemetery Company
  • Hollywood Cemetery Company
  • Hollywood Cemetery Company
  • Hollywood Cemetery
  • Hollywood Cemetery
  • Hollywood Cemetery
  • Hollywood Cemetery
  • Hollywood Cemetery
Organization method
Organized in volumes: I. Board of Directors Minute Books, 1847-1929, 5 volumes (Misc. reels 626-628); II. Executive Committee of Board of Directors Minute Book, 1890-1908, 1 volume (Misc. reel 628); III. Account Book of the Treasurer, 1865-1876, 1 volume (Misc. reel 628); IV. Burial Registers, 1847-1970, 5 volumes (Misc. reels 1015-1016); V. Index, 1 volume (Misc. reel 1017); VI. Card Index to Burials, 1847-2012 (1847-1970, Misc. reels 1018-1027; 1971-1985, Misc. Reels 1025-1027; 1986-1992, Misc. Reels 1130-1131; 1993-1997, Misc. Reel 1829; 1998-2000, Misc. Reel 4656; 2001-2002, Misc. Reel 4657; 2003-2007, Misc. Reel 5403; and 2008-2012, Misc. Reel 6146).
Positive negative aspect
positive
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000491038
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b
ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Terms governing use
Photocopying is not allowed.
Type of unit
reels>

Library Locations

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      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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