Virginia -- Bath County
Subject Source: Fast
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
File — RHS Collections #0060 - #0076, Folder: 3
Scope and Contents This file consists of a photocopy of a land grant for Andrew H. Bird for two hundred and twenty two acres in Bath County.
File — RHS Collections #0060 - #0076, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents This file contains a photocopy of a land grant for 250 acres of Bath County for Andrew Bowlands.
Collection — RHS Collections #0060 - #0076
Scope and Contents This collection includes copies and originals of 18th and 19th century land grants for acreage in Rockbridge County, Augusta County, Bath County, and other areas in southwestern Virginia. Three folders relate to the Borden land grant, which established Rockbridge County. There is a fragment of an undated, handwritten copy of the Borden land grant. Other folders related to the Borden grant include historical analysis and recounting of the development of the grant by E.P. Tompkins. Some land...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1749 - 1985
Content Description Four photographs related to Mary Randolph Custis Lee. This group compiled by Washington and Lee includes two images of an early portrait of Mrs. Lee, a modern photograph of Mrs. Lee's soaking chair that was designed for her at the Warm Springs in Bath County, Va., and a modern photograph of a child's doll that was likely in the Lee family. The images of the Lee portrait are 20th century photographic prints of glass plate negatives of the portraits made by Michael Miley of Lexington, Va. in...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1885 - 1995
File — Box 7, Folder: 24
Scope and Contents File includes a wide range of materials. Various photocopies contain documentation of Charles A. McCown and Alertie C. Anderson's wedding in 1907. In addition, a list ascertains the burial of Charles A. McCown, Alertie McCown, and their infant at Fawn Creek Cemetary. A map of Montgomeny Co. KS. Cemeteries highlights cemetery 16 (Fawn Creek). Another map highlights the location of McCowan Springs in Bath County. Additionally, there are three articles by The Coffeyville Daily...
Dates: 1908; 1909; 1919; 2002; 1989; 1982; 1937; 1918
File — Box 7, Folder: 23
Scope and Contents File includes 25 photographs and photocopies of photographs of the McCown family and their homes. Includes photographs of various generations and extended family members.
Dates: 1909; 1939; 1991; 1948 - 1949
File — Folder 1: 
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a panoramic real photo postcard of the Cascades Golf Course near Hot Springs, Va., in Bath County.
Dates: 1930 - 1940
Scope and Contents Images are contemporary copies of scrapbook photographs that likely dated between 1920 and 1950. One image shows a wooden gazebo. The other shows a hotel-like dwelling with a covered porch. McCown Springs was also known as All Healing Springs. Original source of photographs is unknown. Copies were made by Special Collections staff.
Dates: between 1920 and 1950