Shenandoah County Library Archives

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Novelty combination measuring tape and level produced by the Lenny Campbell Service Company in New Market Virginia.

The product is undated.

Lenny Campbell Service Company is still open on Old Valley Pike north of New Market Virginia.

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Photograph of Moyers Motor Company in New Market Virginia. The company was a Ford dealership located on Congress Street in New Market. They also operated an Esso Service Station and sold GE appliances.

Based on the license plates of the vehicles…

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Photograph showing the "Champs de Elyeese" ca. 1944. The reverse of the photograph is labeled by photographer.

Taken by Gordon Tidler of New Market Virginia who was then serving in the United States Army.

Tidler worked for Endless Caverns…

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Coin bank produced by the Citizens Bank of New Market Virginia.

The bank is designed to look like a book. Depositors would be required to tank the item to Citizens Bank to access the money since the bank held the item's key.

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Program from the "Miss Shenandoah Valley Beauty Pageant" dated December 2, 1938. The contest was held at the New Market Theatre.

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Program of movies shown at the New Market and Mt. Jackson Theatres, week of April 1 1935.

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Photograph showing a group of black face entertainers. The photograph is labeled "Cake Walk October 13th 1899 Benefit New Market Fire Co."

The Cake Walk was a popular minstrel performance at the time that ridiculed an African American dance of the…
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