Shenandoah County Library Archives

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Photographs (x2) of students from Strasburg High School in costume for the 1929 May Day parade and festival.

One photograph is labeled "May Day - 1929 - Seniors" and the second is labeled "What 'We' Wore."

The individuals in the photograph…

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Postcard showing the Strasburg Post Office.

Constructed in 1936, the post office is still open on King Street.

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For several years during the 1960s and 1970s, Stonewall Jackson High School fielded a competition gymnastics team. At the time, it and cheerleading were the only two sports offered to girls at the time.
While information is sketchy, it appears that…

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Tintype of an unidentified woman. Reverse of the sleeve is marked "Jacob W. Coffman Traveling Stationary Photographer, Photograph Gallery, Saint Luke, Virginia."

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"The Record," a publication produced monthly by the Woodstock Reformed Church Charge.

This edition is Volume II, Number 9 and is dated March 1912.

It includes information about services, financial transactions, and church groups.

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Photograph of Julia Virginia Fansler from the 1949 "The Beacon," Triplett High School Yearbook. Julia was the librarian at the school and a graduate of Madison College, now James Madiston University.

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Letter sent from "Weston & Anderson, Civil Engineering" located in Wilmington Delaware to W.R. Merrian, President of the Liberty Iron Furnace Company.

The letter references the decision to no longer pursue a possible extension of the Liberty Iron…

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Scale ticket and sale bill issued to Paul Runion by the Woodstock Livestock Market Inc.

The items are for the sale of a 220 pound calf on June 6, 1945. The gross amount for the sale was $36.30.

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Postcard showing the Fields Methodist Episcopal Church in Shenandoah Virginia. Includes description of church.

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Postcard showing the bridge over the Shenandoah River between Front Royal and Riverton

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Color postcard with a picture of a field on the Cedar Creek Battlefield site.

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Color postcard with a picture of the Route 522 Bridge that crosses the Shenandoah River at Front Royal Virginia.

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Color postcard with pictures advertising Skyline Caverns and Front Royal Virginia.

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Color postcard with a picture of the Skyline Drive in Virginia.

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Color postcard with a picture of a waterway and forest in the George Washington National Forest near Front Royal Virginia.

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Color postcard with a landscape picture taken in the George Washington National Forest near Front Royal Virginia.

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Minutes from the June 30, 1983 meeting of the "Ad Hoc Committee to Establish a Shenandoah County Library Association." This is the first recorded meeting of the group that ultimately helped established the Shenandoah County Library.

http://archives.countylib.org/plugins/Dropbox/files/Parade Rain August 15 1998 Northern Virginia Daily.pdf
Photo of youngsters from the Toms Brook United Methodist Church Vacation Bible School watching fire trucks during the Toms Brook Firemen's parade

http://archives.countylib.org/plugins/Dropbox/files/County Attorney accepts new job July 31 2015 Northern Virginia Daily A1.pdf
Article about J. Jay Litten's plans to leave his positionas Shenandoah County's attorney and to accept the position of town manager in Bridgewater Virginia

http://archives.countylib.org/plugins/Dropbox/files/Flood Caused $2.6 million in damage July 28 2015 Northern Virginia Daily A1.pdf
Article about the damage caused by a flash flood in Woodstock

http://archives.countylib.org/plugins/Dropbox/files/Hopefuls report campaign activity in local races July 31 2015 Northern Virginia Daily A3.pdf
Article about campaign activity in Shenandoah County's 2015 local election

http://archives.countylib.org/plugins/Dropbox/files/Low river prompts Strasburg drought watch.pdf
Article detailing a drought watch issued by the town of Strasburg.

http://archives.countylib.org/plugins/Dropbox/files/Regional Jail Board Looks at Salaries August 24 2012 Northern Virginia Daily P1.pdf
Article about salaries at the RSW Regional Jail

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Oral history featuring Teddy Delawder of Mt. Jackson Virginia recorded at Morning Star Lutheran Church by Alex Whitehurst of James Madison University. The interview was conducted as part of a project designed to better understand the history of Bird…

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Postcard with a picture of the Shenandoah River near the town of Woodstock Virginia.
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