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Mathematical Practice Books
Consists of two bound and handwritten practice books for ascertaining weights, measures, and other practical accountancy problems.
Mattie E. Mowry Farm Ledger
Maude Wescott Brown Photographs
The Maude Wescott Brown Photographs, 1910-1913, comprise ten photographs and photographic postcards documenting the Haas family of Harrisonburg as well as 1911 commencement activities of the State Normal and Industrial School for Women at Harrisonburg.
McHone Brothers (LLC) Collection of Houck Tannery Records
This collection consists of 6.7 cubic feet of records documenting the operations of the Houck Tannery and the J.P. Houck Store in Harrisonburg, Virginia, from 1870-1913, chiefly from 1890 to 1913. The collection contains account ledgers, registries, correspondence, and financial and transportation documents that record this turn of the century industry.
McPheeters, Harper, and Swartzle Papers
The McPheeters, Harper, and Swartzle Papers, 1849-1875, include annual membership receipts for the Virginia Central Agricultural Society for A.A. McPheeters and Miss Mary J. McPheeters, a list of the appraised property of Mrs. M.R. Harper, and an article of agreement between Ira Swartzle, David Swartzle, and J. William Sheetz.
Michael A. Cappeto Letters
The Michael A. Cappeto Letters, 1967, 2011, are comprised of two documents – a request from Madison College to prospective student Michael Cappeto for an on-campus interview with William J. DeLong, Director of Admissions and Student Aid and Michael Cappeto’s personal reflection on that interaction.
Michael Baker Estate Papers
The Michael Baker Estate Papers, 1810-1839, consists of one folder of receipts, legal notes, correspondence, and the sale bill of the Michael Baker estate.
Middlebrook School Minstrel Show Photograph
The Middlebrook School Minstrel Show Photograph, 1954, depicts the cast, including students and presumably teachers and administrators, of a minstrel show at the Middlebrook School in Augusta County, Virginia.
Milling Company Ledger
A ledger for a presumed and unidentified milling company in Woodstock, Virginia. Entries in the ledger date from March 31, 1891 to December 10, 1891.
Mr. and Mrs. James Hoover Collection of Strickler Family Papers
This collection deals mainly with the Strickler family of Massanutten, Egypt Bend, and Luray, Virginia, along with a few other related families.
Mrs. John Miller Collection of New Market Documents
The Mrs. John Miller Collection of New Market Documents, 1791-1873, consists of three items in one oversize folder. All of the items are photocopies. There is one 1791 plat of New Market, Virginia, an 1806 partial resurvey of Peter Palsel’s 1785 plat of New Market by Jacob Rinker, and a 1873 map of New Market, platted by C.K. Urner, by order of the Board of Trustees. The plats also include descriptions of the layout of the town, as well as a brief history about Peter Palsel.
Mt. Clinton Telephone Company Ledger
The Mt. Clinton Telephone Company Ledger, 1916-1952, is comprised of one ledger containing individuals' names alongside assessed and paid amounts.
Mt. Clinton Voter Registers, 1867-1901
The Mt. Clinton Voter Registers, 1867-1901, are comprised of three voter registers for Mt. Clinton in Rockingham County, Virginia. Two voter registers document white male voters and one register documents “colored” male voters. The collection also includes two notes and one printed document from the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Nancy Bondurant Jones Papers
Nancy Walker Bouvier Papers
The Nancy Walker Bouvier Papers, 1951, are comprised of papers collected during Bouvier’s time as a student at Madison College. Items include a grade report and blank day trip forms.
Naomi Thacker Lockard Papers
The Naomi Thacker Lockard Papers, 1941-1943, contain Lockard’s course registration materials from her time as a student at Madison College.
Natalie Lancaster letter to H. A. Anderson
The Natalie Lancaster Letter to H. A. Anderson, 1923 February 6, comprises a one-page typed letter from Lancaster, as social director at the State Normal School for Women at Harrisonburg, to H. A. Anderson, likely a student affiliated with the Virginia Tech Minstrels. Lancaster thanks Anderson for his most recent letter and reacts to the Minstrels January 1923 performance at the Normal.
Nathan L. Jones Scrapbook
The Nathan L. Jones Scrapbook, 1922-1974, consists of photographs, drawings, letters, and legal documents pertaining to the life and experiences of Nathan L. Jones, retired district highway equipment superintendent of the Virginia Department of Highways and Transportation.
National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Massanutton Chapter Records
The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Massanutton Chapter Records, 1895-2016, consist of ten boxes. It consists of the official papers of the chapter and has been arranged into four series: Minutes, Yearbooks, Subject files, and Scrapbooks and Ephemera.
New cultural pluralism in the Shenandoah Valley oral histories
The New Cultural Pluralism in the Shenandoah Valley Oral Histories, 1992-1993, is comprised of 8 audio recordings and 12 transcripts or summaries of interviews by undergraduate history intern, Theresa Staropoli, with individuals from the Shenandoah Valley who provide services to refugees and immigrants, and individuals representative of groups new to the area.
New Market Garden Club Papers
The New Market Garden Club Papers, 1928-1942, is comprised of a scrapbook, reports, newspaper clippings and programs that document the formation and activities of the club.
New Market Poll Books
Shenandoah County poll books dating to the 1870s.
New Market Store Ledger
The New Market Store Ledger, 1879-1891, is comprised of one bound ledger documenting the business transactions of a New Market Virginia general store or similar enterprise.
New Market Weather Notebook
The New Market Weather Notebook, 1902-1920, documents temperature and other weather information for New Market, Virginia.
Nursing Department Records
Consists of meeting minutes, correspondence, studies, grants, photographs, and scrapbooks documenting the creation and growth of the Department of Nursing at James Madison University.
Office of Admissions annual reports, 1961-1995
The Office of Admissions Annual Reports consist of 30 folders containing the yearly “annual report of activities of admission and student aid programs.” The reports present student enrollment statistics, freshman class profiles, and market areas for enrollment.
Office of Affirmative Action Records
The Office of Affirmative Action Records, 1977-2009 (bulk 1977-1988), consist of documents and correspondence concerning the planning and implementation of affirmative action in Virginia, particularly at James Madison University. Included are reports, data and correspondence from the University and state and federal government.
Office of Institutional Research Records
The Office of Institutional Research Records contains reports, newsletters, surveys and studies, from 1975-1998.
Office of Public Affairs press releases
Collection consists of press releases created by the Office of Public Affairs including the Office of Sports News. The press releases announce university and student related news and primarily concern major projects, construction, changes to the curriculum, budget and financials, events, and sports.
Office of the President: Board of Visitors Records
The Office of the President: Board of Visitors Records, 1908-2001, document the activities of the James Madison University Board of Visitors and its predecessor, the Board of Trustees. Materials include meeting minutes, correspondence, financial documents, and president’s reports.
- Letters (correspondence) 148
- Photographs 105
- Harrisonburg (Va.) -- History 73
- Newspaper clippings 57
- Printed Ephemera 56
- Scrapbooks 55
- Virginia -- History, Local -- Sources 48
- Programs (documents) 38
- Ledgers (account books) 35
- Family papers 32
- Minutes (administrative records) 32
- Financial records 31
- Rockingham County (Va.) -- History -- Sources 31
- Receipts (financial records) 28
- Business records 24
- Education, Higher -- Virginia -- Harrisonburg -- History 23
- Shenandoah River Valley (Va. and W. Va.) -- History 23
- Diaries 22
- Rockingham County (Va.) -- History 22
- Black-and-white photographs 21
- Account books 20
- Oral histories (literary works) 20
- Administrative records 19
- Newsletters 19
- Legal documents 18
- Postcards 18
- Genealogies (histories) 17
- Pamphlets 15
- Universities and colleges -- Virginia -- Harrisonburg -- History 15
- Virginia -- Genealogy -- Sources 15
- Harrisonburg (Va.) -- History -- Sources 14
- Shenandoah River Valley (Va. and W. Va.) -- History -- Sources 14
- Administrative reports 13
- Brochures 13
- Business records -- Sources 13
- Certificates 13
- Invitations 13
- Maps (documents) 13
- Membership lists 13
- Photograph albums 13 ∧ less
- English 417
- German 2
- James Madison University 132
- Madison College 90
- State Teachers College at Harrisonburg (Harrisonburg, Va.) 49
- State Normal School for Women at Harrisonburg (Harrisonburg, Va.) 26
- State Normal and Industrial School for Women (Harrisonburg, Va.) 25
- Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society 23
- Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates 19
- Green Valley Auctions, Inc. 15
- Suter, Scott Hamilton 10
- Bookworm & Silverfish 8
- Cohasco, Inc. 8
- Lee Literary Society 8
- Confederate States of America. Army 6
- James Madison University. Alumni Association 6
- Geier, Clarence R., 1944- 5
- eBay (Firm) 5
- Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 4
- Effinger Street School 4
- Henkel family 4
- Massanutten Regional Library 4
- Whetzel, Charlie, 1940-2021 4
- Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862 3
- Bolgiano, Chris 3
- Bowman family 3
- Burruss, Julian Ashby, 1876-1947 3
- Duke, Samuel Page, 1885-1955 3
- Lanier Literary Society 3
- Lucy F. Simms School (Public school) 3
- Madison, James, 1751-1836 3
- Strickler family 3
- WLR Foods, Inc. 3
- Wampler family 3
- Wilderness Society (U.S.) 3
- Bersson, Robert 2
- Between the Covers Rare Books 2
- Blackley, Chuck 2
- Bradley Foundry (Va.) 2
- Brown family 2
- Carrier, Ronald E., 1932-2017 2
- Coleman, John 2 ∧ less