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Virginia -- Botetourt County

 Subject
Subject Source: Fast

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Alpine, Va. Railroad Photograph

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0013
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a photo of a railroad in Alpine, Virginia, which is in Botetourt County.
Dates: Unknown

Anderson Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0001
Scope and Contents This collection contains items of the Anderson and Alexander families including correspondence dealing with legal business, family matters, and Lexington, Virginia affairs. Consists largely of the family correspondence of William Alexander Anderson, Francis T. Anderson, and Mary Anne Alexander Anderson; includes letters to and from Virginia Governor John Letcher, and two letters from Mildred Lee, daughter of Robert E. Lee. Other correspondents include William A. Glasgow, George Hutcheson...
Dates: 1755 - 1958

Etna Furnace Company Account Book

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0167
Scope and Contents Journal ledger containing accounts of slaves, receipts, and expenditures.
Dates: Inclusive 1854-1857

General, 1969 - 1970

 File — Box 1, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents This file consists of two copies of introductory notes to the Rockbridge Heritage House tour for the years 1969 and 1970. The convered houses in the notes have historical backgrounds. The following houses appear in the notes: Alexander-Withrow House, VMI Superintendent's Quarters, Stono, Clifton, Maple Hill, Timber Ridge Church, Horatio Thompson House, The Red House, Mulberry Grove, New Providence Presbyterian Church, Briarwood, Bellevue, Maxwelton, Level Loop, Windy Glen, Cedar Grove, Reeves...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1969 - 1970

George Hancock Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0054
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence written while Hancock was in Philadelphia as a representative of Virginia in the 3rd and 4th U.S. Congresses. The letter of Dec. 15, 1793, describes his living conditions and comments on the Algerian capture of American vessels; that of March 25, 1796, gives instructions to his overseer in Botetourt County, Va.
Dates: Inclusive 1793-1796

Lackey, 1815-12-23

 File — RHS Collections #0060 - #0076, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents This file includes a land survey for James Lackey of 569 acres of land in Botetourt county, surveyed by William Anderson.
Dates: 1815-12-23

Land Surveys

 Collection — RHS Collections #0060 - #0076
Identifier: RHS-Coll-0069
Scope and Contents This collection includes original land surveys for land in Rockbridge County. Includes surveyors drawings.
Dates: 1815 - 1943

Mount Joy

 File — Box 2, Folder: 65
Scope and Contents This folder contains personal recollections from Ellen Anderson concerning Mount Joy, including the history of the property and its owners.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1800 - 1995

Rockbridge Historical Society files on local companies

 Collection — Box 1, Folder: 1-39
Identifier: RHS-Coll-0042

Thorn Hill

 File — Box 2, Folder: 90
Scope and Contents This folder contains a report and various notes on Thorn Hill and its inhabitants, including General John Bowyer, a trustee of Washington College.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1800 - 1995