The Resource Stokes family Bible record

Stokes family Bible record

Label
Stokes family Bible record, 1811-1865
Title
Stokes family Bible record
Inclusive dates
1811-1865
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Area covered is Lunenburg County, Virginia. Date Bible was printed is unknown. Includes Bible records (3 leaves), advertisement (1 leaf), catechisms (46 pages), charters (2 pages), clippings (6 leaves), drawings (2 leaves), newsletters (4 pages), psalms and hymns (32 pages), poems (4 leaves and 8 pages), quilt patterns (2 leaves), and 3 pieces of material. Bible records list the birth, marriage, and death dates of slaves born on Stokes' plantation. The advertisement, catechisms, charters, clippings, drawings, newsletter, psalms and hymns, poems, quilt patterns, and material are not scanned, but are included with the hard copy of the Bible record
  • Collection also includes catechisms consisting of religious instruct for young children and adults; psalms and hymns; poems; charter of the Mount Rogers and Eastern Railroad, specifically for construction in Lunenburg County; THE IVY LEAF newsletter published by Chas. M. Walsh of Petersburg, Virginia, manufacturer of monuments, crosses, tablets, tomb, and grave stones; advertisement for playing cards; clippings about fashion in the 1914 season, wedding of Henry Alexander Gayle and Hattie B. Warren, a sermon, and about teas; quilt patterns; drawings of flowers, and cloth
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Stokes family Bible record
Link
http://image.lva.virginia.gov/BibleIII/51656.pdf
Note
  • Bible of David Rittenhouse Stokes
  • Located in Bible Records Box 202
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
  • 18
  • 92
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Baird, Susie
  • Crutchfield, Stella
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001710586
Reproduction note
Photocopies.
Type of unit
  • leaves and
  • p.

Library Locations

    • Library of VirginiaBorrow it
      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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