The Resource Zuni Historical Society (Isle of Wight County, Va.) collection

Zuni Historical Society (Isle of Wight County, Va.) collection

Label
Zuni Historical Society (Isle of Wight County, Va.) collection, 1875-2015
Title
Zuni Historical Society (Isle of Wight County, Va.) collection
Inclusive dates
1875-2015
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection, 1875-2015, of the Zuni Historical Society in Isle of Wight County, Virginia, including a secretary's book containing minutes, as well as materials collected by the Society for a proposed museum, including calendars, clippings, genealogical notes on the Chapman, Raney, and Sadler families, miscellaneous notes and research, newsletters, obituaries and funeral programs, photographs, store ledgers of Robert A. Horne (1877-1941), and papers of the Bradshaw and Joyner families. Much of the material was used in the books "Zoo-Nye: A Story of the Village" and "Zoo-Nye Revisited: Continuing Story of the Village" by Jane March
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  • Described
Biographical or historical data
The Zuni Historical Society in Isle of Wight County, Virginia was organized in 2009. Its mission was to collect and preserve all historical material associated with the village of Zuni, promote research and publish findings regarding the history, architecture, arts, crafts, culture, and genealogy of the area, preserve historic sites and buildings and encourage owners of properties in their preservation and restoration, and to establish a museum for the display, study, and preservation of records and artifacts. The Society was disbanded in 2015.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Zuni Historical Society (Isle of Wight County, Va.) collection
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vivadoc.pl?file=vi04637.xml
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
3
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
March, Jane
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001722829
Reproduction note
photocopies.
Type of unit
cu. ft. (7 boxes)

Library Locations

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