Rockbridge County Circuit Court Ephemera CollectionWLU.Coll.0179

Rockbridge County Circuit Court Ephemera CollectionWLU.Coll.0179


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Repository
Washington and Lee University, James G. Leyburn Library Special Collections and Archives
Identification
WLU.Coll.0179
Title
Rockbridge County Circuit Court Ephemera CollectionInclusive 1874-1885
Quantity
4 Item
Creator
Virginia. Circuit Court
source
Bookworm and Silverfish
Location
This collection is housed in a box containing WLU collections 0173-0180.
Language
English .

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Rockbridge County Circuit Court Ephemera Collection, WLU Coll. 0179, Special Collections, Leyburn Library, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Bookworm and Silverfish in 1993.


Scope and Contents

This collection consists of four broadsides offering land for sale at public auction as ordered by the Circuit Court of Rockbridge County from 1874-1885. Commissioners executing these sales were: J.G. Steele, W.P. Houston, S.H. Letcher, C.A. Davidson and W.P. Hanger. Litigants and defendants in the associated Circuit Court cases include: E.S. Tutwiler, John Mohler, Andrew Lindsay, A.T. Hanger, James Kennedy and A.J. McBride. The land parcels offered at auction are in Rockbridge County and Lexington.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Bookworm and Silverfish
  • Broadsides
  • Circuit courts
  • Davidson, Charles A. (Charles Andrew)
  • Hanger, W. P.
  • Houston, William Paxton
  • Kennedy, James
  • Letcher, S. H. (Samuel Houston)
  • Lindsay, Andrew
  • McBride, A. J.
  • Mohler, John
  • Real property
  • Tutwiler, E. S.
  • Virginia -- Lexington
  • Virginia -- Rockbridge County

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Virginia -- Lexington
  • Virginia -- Rockbridge County