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Name Lunsford, C.M.

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Image of "The Weekly Calendar" - 2009.1.6

"The Weekly Calendar" - 2009.1.6

Fincastle Baptist Church Weekly Calendar, June 25, 1916 featuring C. B. Lunsford Day, a commemoration of his 30 years of service as Superintendent of the Sunday School.

Image of "The Weekly Calendar" - 2009.1.8

"The Weekly Calendar" - 2009.1.8

Fincastle Baptist Church Weekly Calendar, describes church activities and news for the week of November 2, 1913. Includes descriptions of activities and a history of the Fincastle Baptist Church.

Image of Newspaper article titled "Thesis Recounts Fincastle Baptist's Early History" - 2009.1.11

Newspaper article titled "Thesis Recounts Fincastle Baptist's Early History" - 2009.1.11

The history of Fincastle Baptist Church is described in this newspaper article by Bob Willis. Based on "Fincastle, Virginia, 1772-1942: a Study of Small Town Life, a thesis by Ernest Cline Snyder, and "History of Fincastle Baptist Church," by F. D. Bolton.

Image of "Mayors of Fincastle" - 2009.1.188

"Mayors of Fincastle" - 2009.1.188

List of mayors of Fincastle, Virginia from 1872 - 1921.

Image of Newspaper article titled "Schools Presented a Problem 65 Years Ago" - 2009.1.249

Newspaper article titled "Schools Presented a Problem 65 Years Ago" - 2009.1.249

A meeting of citizens to secure a building for the Fincastle School was described in a November 2, 1893 Fincastle Herald and recounted in this Fincastle Herald article of October 30, 1958.

Image of Henry M. Godwin and Mrs. P. H. Wisner - 2009.1.264

Henry M. Godwin and Mrs. P. H. Wisner - 2009.1.264

Transcript of the obituaries of Henry M. Godwin June 9, 1901 and Mrs. P. H. Wisner. Publication unknown.

Image of Fincastle Land and Improvement Company - 2009.1.380

Fincastle Land and Improvement Company - 2009.1.380

Fincastle Land and Improvement Company offering of shares in 1891. Includes local information about railroads, resources, iron ores, coal, rock formations, and climate.

Image of Santillane Title - 2009.1.466

Santillane Title - 2009.1.466

Abstract of title for Santillane deed dated, February 13, 1787, deed book #3 page 453, John Roberts and Sarah, his wife conveyed to Elexander and Samuel T. McRoberts, sum of 6 hundred pounds.

Image of Newspaper article titled "Disastrous Fire in Fincastle" - 2009.1.484

Newspaper article titled "Disastrous Fire in Fincastle" - 2009.1.484

Newspaper article describing a fire, probably the 1870 Fincastle fire. Discusses damage to several town buildings and the Town Hall. Includes estimates of the value of the damaged buildings, listing each by name. Also includes list of donors to the Town Hall Fund from the Fincastle Committee of Ladies No. 1. Unnamed publication, photocopy.

Image of Town Issues in 1894 - 2009.1.584

Town Issues in 1894 - 2009.1.584

Hand written copy of the Fincastle Minute Book, a listing of 10 years of issues taken up by the Town Council starting July 2, 1894.

Image of Santillane Deed
 - 2009.1.594

Santillane Deed - 2009.1.594

Copy of the 1910 deed for the sale of Santillane to Howard S. Spencer.

Image of Group Photo of Men on Main Street, Fincastle Virginia - 2009.1.133

Group Photo of Men on Main Street, Fincastle Virginia - 2009.1.133

Men on porch identified on reverse as "between Ford Garage and Waids" on Main Street, Fincastle, Virginia. No date.