John A. Jones Collection, 1849-1929 | Archives of Appalachia
ID: 500/AppMs 30
Created by: Jones, John A.
Arrangement: The collection is divided into two series: Series 1, Almanacs, 1849-1929, and Series 2, Scrapbooks, 1865-1881.
Extent: 7.5 linear feet
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Scope and Contents: This collection consists of ninety-three almanacs and thirty-four scrapbooks. The almanacs were published from 1849 to 1929, by a variety of companies and organizations involved in farming, health, literature, medicine, religion, etc. The scrapbooks are items clipped from newspapers, magazines, and books glued in old books. The scrapbooks were given numbers and a completion date by Jones.