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Processed by: Stephanie Wenger, Student Assistant, Special Collections
2010 By Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. All rights reserved.
Collection is open for research.
Permission to publish material from Junius Blair Fishburn Papers must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.
Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Junius Blair Fishburn, Ms1958-001, Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.
This collection was acquired by Newman Library prior to 1958.
The processing, arrangement, and description of the Junius Blair Fishburn was completed prior to 2010. Additional description was completed in January 2011.
Junius Blair Fishburn was a banker and the vice president of the Time-World Corporation in Roanoke, Virginia.
The papers include a typescript report (1940) by A. Murrill, mining engineer, on the Fishburn Price Mountain coal property in Montgomery County, Virginia, and a letter (1947) by Junias Blair Fishburn to John H. Jones of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on the property. There is also a carbon copy of a letter describing the history of the property to an unknown party, which could be assumed to be the copy of a letter that was referenced in the previous letter to Jones.
Materials in this collection are arranged in chronological order. Undated materials are at the beginning.
- Fishburn, Junius Blair