Shenandoah County Library Archives

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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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Statement issued by the Shenandoah Co-Operative Farm Bureau to the Edinburg Hatchery for items purchased during the month of November 1939.

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Photographic print showing four men atop a steam traction engine and other machinery. They appear to be harvesting corn.

The photograph is undated. A label in the left hand corner bearing the word "Engine" followed by an illegible second word is…

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Twp photographs showing two unidentified men loading or unloading a wagon filled with hay.

Based on the date of a related image, these photographs most likely date to ca. 1916.

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Photograph labeled "John Paul Williams Farm." Image shows group of individuals in front of a brick house posing with a car and truck. The location of the farm and identities of who is in the picture in unknown.

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Photograph showing the Shenandoah County Alms House. Built in 1829, the house would be destroyed by fire in 2013. Learn more about it at http://archives.countylib.org/tour/items/show/84

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Photograph showing two men among stalks of corn in a field. Their identities and the date of the photograph is unknown.

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Photographs showing a groups of farmers/agricultural laborers making hay with horse powered equipment. The photographs are dated August 26 1929.

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Photograph showing sets of harnessed horses in a field somewhere in Shenandoah County.

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Photograph of three cows at an unidentified farm.

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Undated photograph showing Walter Boyd driving his auto track that he used as a tractor. Behind the truck is hay rakewith an unidentified individual on board.

This photograph is labeled:

Granddaddy Walter and his Tractor
Picture Boyd taken…

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Photograph showing an unidentified woman with animals.

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Photograph of an unidentified woman feeding animals at an unidentified location.

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Mabel Runion spent most of her life in the Lantz Mill’s community. Her and her husband Peter moved there in 1938 after living for a few years in the Fairview Community.

The Runions were known for the wide array of animals that lived on their farm.…

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If you had attended a community event in the 70s, or 80s you might have found Betty Showman there, dressed as the popular TV character Minnie Pearl.

A resident of Conicville, Betty began performing as Minnie in 1963. She took her act to various…

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Photograph taken by William Hoyle Garber showing tractors participating in the corn harvest at an unidentified farm.

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Photograph taken by William Hoyle Garber showing an unidentified farm.

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Photograph taken by William Hoyle Garber showing an unidentified farm.

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Photograph taken by William Hoyle Garber showing the Tisinger Farm located just south of Mt. Jackson Virginia on US Route 11.

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Photograph taken by William Hoyle Garber showing an aerial image of an unidentified farm.

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This picture shows a paper milk-bottle cap produced by Woodstock Virginia’s Ford-Cooley Dairy. The dairy was located just south of Woodstock near Narrow Passage. It operated from sometime in the 1930s until around 1960.

It would have been used…

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Postcard showing the River Lawn Farm house located approximately three miles from New Market Virginia

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Postcard showing individuals loading hay onto horse drawn wagons near New Market Virginia.

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Postcard showing Route 11 as it runs through Meems Bottom and the Mt. Airy farm near Mt. Jackson Virginia.

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Postcard showing the Mt. Airy Farm located at Meems Bottom near Mt. Jackson Virginia.
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