The Transylvania Times -

Picturing The Past: Documents Add To A Family's Story For Genealogists

 

November 13, 2017

The Local History Room at the Transylvania County Library has a rather random collection of County Commissioner documents from 1899-1940 that include a variety of papers. There are bills, certifications, invoices, notices, petitions, receipts, reports and numerous miscellaneous items.

Most of the information is handwritten on plain writing paper. However, numerous documents are on printed letterhead, stationary or forms. These offer information about the agency, business or company. For example, Transylvania County Register of Deeds stationary from 1899 includes the name of W.M. Henry...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018