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John Wayland interviewed by Wip Robinson, undated

 File — Digital-Materials: SC0121-SET-001
Identifier: SC 0121. Series 3. File SC0121-2

Scope and Contents

Dr. John Wayland interviewed by Wip Robinson. Topics include James W. Marshall ("Cyclone Jim"); the oldest town in the Shenandoah Valley; the "German Regiment" led by Abraham Bowman of the Shenandoah Valley; Powell's Fort in Massanutten, and the origin of its name; the location and history of Shawnee Springs; The history of the courthouse in Woodstock; the old log church where Muhlenberg and Asbury gave sermons; the Bloody Ford; the story of the John Rhodes family "killed by Indians;" Craney Island; the iron foundry, flour mill and saw mill (Abraham Byrd); the Stony Man and Hawksbill Head, Blue Ridge Mountain Range. Side B.


  • undated


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From the Collection: 2.42 cubic feet (3 boxes, 9 audiocassettes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Repository Details

Part of the James Madison University Libraries Special Collections Repository

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