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Shenandoah County Fair

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Title

Shenandoah County Fair

Subject

Shenandoah County Fair (Va)

Description

A collection of digital images related to the history of the Shenandoah County Fair. It includes photographs of fair events, exhibitors, and agricultural displays. The items were scanned by the Northern Virginia Daily newspaper for use in the book "100 Years of the Shenandoah County Fair."

Creator

Northern Virginia Daily

Publisher

Shenandoah County Library

Date

1887-2015

Rights

Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial (CC-BY-NC)

Language

English

Items in the Shenandoah County Fair Collection

75th Anniversary Coke Can
Digital image showing a special Coke can produced for the 75th Anniversary of the Shenandoah County Fair in 1992.

Jacob Coffey, Alice, Bonnie, and Viola
Scan of a photograph showing Jacob Coffee with cows Alice, Bonnie, and Viola at the 2016 Shenandoah County Fair.

Jacob Coffey with Bonnie, Reserve Grand Champion
Scan of a photograph showing Jacob Coffey and an unidentified juvenille and "Bonnie" the Reserve Grand Champion Heifer at the 2015 Shenandoah County Fair.

Garrett, Jacob Coffey, Garret Coffey, and Kyle
Scan of a photograph showing Garrett, Jacob Coffey, Garrett C. and Kyle L. at the 2014 Shenandoah County Fair.

Jacob Coffey showing "Magnum"
Scan of a photograph showing Jacob Coffey showing the cow "Magnum" at the 2014 Shenandoah County Fair.

Bull Wrangler
Scan of a September 1, 2005 newspaper article showing Jacob Coffey of Woodstock Virginia holding his bull at the Shenandoah County Fair.

Jacob Coffey in Grease Pig Contest
Scan of an undated photograph showing a child in the grease pig contest at the Shenandoah County Fair.

Jacob Coffey showing "a Boy Named Sue"
Scan of a photograph showing Jacob Coffey showing the cow "A Boy Named Sue" at the 2014 Shenandoah County Fair.

Jacob Coffey showing Ebony
Scan of an undated photograph of Jacob Coffey showing a cow at the Shenandoah County Fair.

Grandstand Crowd
Scan of an undated photograph showing a crowd watching an activity at the Shenandoah County Fair from the grandstand.

Preston Scott and Family
Scan of an undated photograph showing Preston Scott and family at the grandstand of the Shenandoah County Fair. Preston Scott operated a popular food booth at the fair during the second half of the 20th century that catered to African Americans, a…

Western Gunfight Show
Scan of an undated photograph showing a western horse and gunfight show at the Shenandoah County Fair.

Souvenir Program, Fair Beauty Contest
Scan of the Sourvenir Program for the 1939 Shenandoah County Fair's Beauty Contest.

Premium List Book
Scan of the 1933 Shenandoah County Fair's Premium Book's cover.

Shenandoah County Fair Check to Ms. Charles Lichliter
Scan of a check and envelope sent from the Shenandoah County Fair Association to Ms. Charles Lichliter, stockholder on September 30 1918.

1965 Fair Premium Book
Scan showing the cover of the 1965 Shenandoah County Fair Premium Book.

Sunset Carson, Famous Western Cowboy Act
Scan of an advertisement for the Sunset Carson, Famous Western Cowboy Show at the 1954 Shenandoah County Fair.

1954 Fair Premium Book
Scan showing the cover of the 1954 Shenandoah County Fair Premium Book.

1950 Fair Premium Book
Scan showing the cover of the 1950 Shenandoah County Fair Premium Book.

1948 Fair Premium Book
Scan showing the cover of the 1948 Shenandoah County Fair Premium Book.

High Wire Act, 1940
Scan of a photograph showing a high-wire act at the 1940 Shenandoah County Fair.

Crowd, 1940
Scan of a photograph showing a crowd at the 1940 Shenandoah County Fair.

1920 Fair Premium Book
Scan showing the cover of the 1920 Shenandoah County Fair Premium Book.

1887 Complimentary Pass
Scan of a complimentary pass for the 1887 Shenandoah County Fair.

Entertainment Advertisment Trailer
Scan of a photograph showing the trailer used to advertise the entertainment at the Shenandoah County Fair.

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