A Guide to the Junius Blair Fishburn Papers, 1940-1947 Fishburn, Junius Blair, Papers Ms1958-001

Junius Blair Fishburn Papers, 1940-1947

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms1958-001


[logo]

Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Special Collections, University Libraries (0434)
560 Drillfield Drive
Newman Library, Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Virginia 24061
USA
Phone: (540) 231-6308
Fax: (540) 231-3694
Email: specref@vt.edu
URL: http://spec.lib.vt.edu/

© 2010 By Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. All rights reserved.

Processed by: Stephanie Wenger, Student Assistant, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms1958-001
Title
Junius Blair Fishburn Papers, 1940-1947
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Creator
Fishburn, Junius Blair
Language
English
Abstract
The papers include a typescript report on the Fishburn Price Mountain coal property in Montgomery County, Virginia, and a letter by Fishburn regarding the property.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from Junius Blair Fishburn Papers must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

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.

Acquisition Information

This collection was acquired by Newman Library prior to 1958.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Junius Blair Fishburn was completed prior to 2010. Additional description was completed in January 2011.


Biographical

Junius Blair Fishburn was a banker and the vice president of the Time-World Corporation in Roanoke, Virginia.

Scope and Content

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.

Arrangement

Materials in this collection are arranged in chronological order. Undated materials are at the beginning.

Index Terms

    Subjects:

  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Montgomery County (Va.)
  • Science and Technology

Contents List

Folder 1
Papers, 1940-1947.