The Resource The Bicentennial collection : abstracts of Henry County and Martinsville order books, minute books, and loose papers, (microform)

The Bicentennial collection : abstracts of Henry County and Martinsville order books, minute books, and loose papers, (microform)

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The Bicentennial collection : abstracts of Henry County and Martinsville order books, minute books, and loose papers, 1777-1904
Title
The Bicentennial collection
Title remainder
abstracts of Henry County and Martinsville order books, minute books, and loose papers
Inclusive dates
1777-1904
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Collection, 1777-1904, of the Henry County, Virginia, Bicentennial Commission consisting of microfilm copies of twenty six volumes arranged roughly by subject. The information was abstracted from Henry County, Virginia, court order minute books and loose papers. The information contained in the volumes is summarized as follows: Volume 1 Courthouse, Clerk's office, jail, Volumes 2-7 county officers; Volume 8 births, vital statistic recapitulations, lunatics; Volume 9 pedlars' licenses, newspapers, post offices, manufactures, railroads; Volume 10 inns, ordinary rates, places of entertainment;
  • Volume 11 liquor, distillery, soft drink licenses; Volume 12 Bastard and orphan children, overseer of the poor; Volume 13 slave and free black records; Volume 14 crimes and punishments; Volume 15 miscellaneous records; Volume 16 veterans; Volumes 17-19 Civil War; Volume 20 Martinsville officers, and ordinances; Volumes 21-23 Martinsville tax records; Volume 24 Martinsville streets, schools, etc.; Volume 25 Martinsville accounts and assessors reports; Volume 26 Henry County and Martinsville miscellany
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Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
The Bicentennial Commission was formed to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the founding of Henry County, Virginia. This collection of abstract notes from county court volumes and loose papers was organized into usable form in 1991.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
The Bicentennial collection : abstracts of Henry County and Martinsville order books, minute books, and loose papers, (microform)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Color
one color
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
vesicular
Extent
26
Generation
unknown
Immediate source of acquisition
Microfilm section
Positive negative aspect
positive
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000491631
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b
ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Type of unit
  • v. or 2
  • reels of microfilm.

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