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Catalog Number HRHS-035
Collection Harrisonburg-Rockingham County Advertising Ephemera (ongoing)
Object Name Ephemera
Scope & Content BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE: Advertising ephemera are items such as pamphlets, posters, postcards, notices, used for advertisement purposes. Also included in this collection are receipts from local businesses. All donors are local residents of the Harrisonburg-Rockingham County area.

The Harrisonburg-Rockingham Advertising Ephemera Collection contains items used by local businesses to advertise their services.

Folder 1:
-John E. Altaffer, Harrisonburg, funerals and weddings, ad card
-Bridgewater College, Bridgewater, calendar cards (2)
-Broadway Feed and Supply, ads
-Calhoun's Restaurant menu
-Cline's Furniture, Harrisonburg, business card
-Cline's Music Store, Harrisonburg, 2 book marks
-Dayton Cash Grocery, Dayton, ad
-Fletcher's Pharmacy, Harrisonburg, ad (71.13.01)
-William H. Foley, Mt. Crawford, ad for Smith American Organ & Piano Co. (96.01.42)
-Friddle's Restaurant, ad and reproduction of Delmonico's Restaurant menu (Al Saufley)
-P. B. F. Good for House of Delegates, ad, 1905 (96.01.42)
-Gooden Drug Company, Grottoes, calendar card (96.01.42)
-B. F. Goodrich Tires, Harrisonburg, ad
-Daniel Harrison House, Dayton, pamphlet
-Harrisonburg Livestock Market, Inc., ad card (96.01.42)
-Harrisonburg Loan & Thrift Corporation, Harrisonburg, calendar cards, seed packet, pocket coin collector (96.01.42)
-Harrisonburg Rescue Squad, Harrisonburg, calendar card (96.01.42)
-Heritage Family Restaurant, Harrisonburg, ad
-Hess & Miller, Harrisonburg, pamphlet
-S. L. Hess & Sons, Harrisonburg, calendar card
-Higgs Funeral Home, Harrisonburg, ad with calendar
-Hinkle's Card Shop, Dayton, thank you cards (2)
-John Ray Hinkle C. A. Service, Dayton, address booklet, postcard. Small bibles with ads for local businesses: Belk's, Dayton Farm Supply, Pike Cabinet Shop, Rockingham Motel(2), Shenandoah Transportation, Sunset Pastry Shoppe, Willow Bank Motel
-W. R. Hite & Co., Harrisonburg, calendar picture
-J. P Houck, Harrisonburg, ad card
-B. Ney & Sons, Harrisonburg, ad card
-Hughes Pharmacy, Harrisonburg, envelope
-Kingsway Bed and Breakfast, Harrisonburg, pamphlet
-Lindsey & Sons Funeral Directors, ad cards, closure notices, fan (Greg Owen)
-Loewner's Best Ice Cream, Harrisonburg, ad
-A. D. Long, Harrisonburg, postcard
-Long Funeral Home, paper fan (Greg Owen)
-Massanutten Ski season pamphlet, Harrisonburg
-Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co., Harrisonburg, ad card
-Mosby's Mill menu
-The National Bank of Harrisonburg, ad card
-Joseph Neys bags, Harrisonburg (Al Saufley)
-Pabst School of Music, Harrisonburg, VA , bulletin cover (Greg Owen)
-People's Music School, Dayton, envelope
-The River Farm, Timberville, postcard
-Rockingham Development Corp., Harrisonburg, pamphlet
-Rockingham Fine Arts Association, Hinton, pamphlet
-The Rockingham National Bank, Harrisonburg, ad card, pamphlet (96.01.42)
-State Theatre, Harrisonburg, ticket
-John W. Taliaferro, Jeweler, Harrisonburg, useful hints booklet (Lois Emswiler)
-The Valley Creamery, Penn Laird, shipping ticket
-Valley National Bank, Harrisonburg, calendar cards (3) (96.01.42)
-Virginia Craftsmen, Harrisonburg, pamphlet
-WSVA postcard (96.01.42)
-Wetsel Seed Co., Harrisonburg, ad card (96.01.42)
-Herman Wise, Harrisonburg, ad card (96.01.42)
-Wise Mid-Town Inn, ad cards (Greg Owen)
-T. P. Yager, Cross Keys, ad (96.01.42)

Folder 2:
Old invoices and statements from local businesses:
Blakemore & Altaffer, Livery, Feed & Sale Stables, Harrisonburg, 1895
Bridgewater Manufacturing Company, Wool Blankets, Flannels, Cassimeres, Cassinettes, Yarns, Bridgewater, 1907 (Donated by Nancy Garber)
Chapman's Mobil Station, Harrisonburg, 1948
Coiner Milling Co, The, Port Republic, 1912, 1913
Cunningham, W. H. & Co., Buggies, Wagons, Harness, Harrisonburg, 1918
Daily News, The, Harrisonburg, 1906
Davis, D. M., A First Class Livery, Feed and Sales Stable, Elkton, 1917
Fleming, J. S, Dayton, 1880's
Flippo's Esso Servicecenter, Harrisonburg, 1948
Flory, J. S. & Company, Hay, Grain, Mill Feed, Harrisonburg, 1915 (Donated by Bill Springston 90.14.3)
Furr Brothers Electrical Dealers, Harrisonburg, 1911
Glick & Company, Dayton, no date (Donated by Nancy Garber)
Good, J. E, Tin and Sheet Metal Worker, Harrisonburg, 1913 (Donated by Nancy H. Hess)
Gooden Brothers, Contractors and Builders, Elkton, 1919
Harris, Frank L, Dr., Dentist, Harrisonburg, 1891 (Donated by Geraldine Spitzer Lewis 93.17)
Harrisonburg Bottling Works, Harrisonburg, 1898
Harrisonburg Electric Light Co, The, Harrisonburg, 1899
Harrisonburg Free Press, Harrisonburg, 1892
Harrisonburg Mutual Telephone Company, Harrisonburg, 1902
Heatwole, P. X. & Son, Dayton, 1908 (Donated by Nancy Garber)
Hillcrest Esso Station, Harrisonburg, 1948
Hott, J. Winton, Dry Goods, Notions, Groceries, Boots, Shoes, Dayton, 1897 (Donated by Nancy Garber)
Klingstein Company, Wholesalers, Harrisonburg, 1948
Kyger, W. H., Penn Laird, 1911
Lincoln, J. E., Dr., Lacey Spring, 1901 (Donated by Nancy Garber)
Marshall & Davis, Corn Meal, Mill Feed, Elkton, 1913 & 1914
Merchants Grocery and Hardware Co., Harrisonburg, 1937
Morrison, John C., Carriage Builder, Harrisonburg, 1881
Ott, Luther H., Druggist and Pharmacist, Harrisonburg, 1895, 1897, 1905 (Donated by Nancy Garber)
Pankey, H. C., Hard and Soft Coal, etc., Harrisonburg, 1883
Penn Laird Mills, Full Roller Process Flour, Corn Meal and Feeds, Penn Laird, 1916
Peoples Chevrolet, Harrisonburg, 1948
Rhodes, J. B. D. Company, General Merchandise, Linville, 1908
Riddel Lumber Co., Bridgewater, 1936
Rockingham Motor Company, Harrisonburg, 1937
Rockingham National Bank, The, Harrisonburg, 1907
Roudabush, G. W & Co., All Grades of Flour and Feed, Harrisonburg, 1888
Sam's Super Market, The Friendly One Stop Food Shop, Harrisonburg, no date
Shrum Brothers, Dayton, 1915, 1916 & 1919 (Donated by Nancy Garber)
Smith, Blaine, Inc., Aluminum Siding, Harrisonburg, 1964 (Donated by Nancy Garber)
Snell, J. M. & Sons, Dealers in Hay, Corn, Oats, etc., Harrisonburg, 1911 & 1914 (Donated by Bill Springston 90.14.5)
Spirit of the Valley, 1881, 1900
Sprinkel, C. A. & Son, Harrisonburg, 1916
Swank, J. H. General Merchandise, Singers Glen, 1905
Taylor's Esso Service, Harrisonburg, 1948
Thompson's Service Station, Harrisonburg, 1949
Town of Dayton, tax bill, 1902 (Donated by Nancy Garber)
Town of Harrisonburg, water bill, 1894
Valley Creamery, Inc., The, Penn Laird, 1921
Wampler, D. S., Co, Ltd., General Merchandise & Produce, Timberville, 1924
Webster, A. F. Esso Dealer, Harrisonburg, 1948
Wenger, C. D., Grower and Shipper of Apples, Harrisonburg, no date (donated by Bill Springston 90.14.1))
Wenger, J. A. & Son, Seed Potatoes and Fancy Poultry, Bridgewater, 1914 (Donated by Bill Springston 90.14.4)
Wetsel, D. M. & Son, Harrisonburg, 1915
Whitesel, H. N & Bro., Harrisonburg, 1911
Whitmore Bros' & Company, Broadway, 1921
Will, Dr. E. J., Veterinary Surgeon, Harrisonburg, 1916 (Donated by Bill Springston 90.14.2)
Wilton Hardware Co., Harrisonburg, 1911

Title Harrisonburg-Rockingham County Advertising Ephemera (ongoing)