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Title The Result: Roanoke, Virginia
Dates of Creation October 22, 1893
Scope & Content Single page advertisement printed for The Roanoke Times, Sunday, October 22, 1893, page 16, touting Roanoke, "The Gateway to the Southwest, the Iron and Coal Fields. A Railroad, Iron, Mining, and Manufacturing City." Includes a map of the eastern U.S. showing the location of Roanoke, a brief history, major manufacturing establishments located in Roanoke, natural resources, comparative statistics - assessment, schools, banks, educational advantages, area attractions, population growth from 1882 to 1893, etc.. The advertisement was composed by The Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company.
Year Range from 1893
Creator Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company
Year Range to 1893
Subjects Advertisements
Advertising
Business & finance
Business districts
Businesses, local
Coal mining
Educational facilities
Iron industry
Iron work
Manufacturers
Manufacturing
Natural resources
Population studies
Statistics
Search Terms Businesses
Businesses, early
Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company
People Stone, Edward L.
Collection History Museum of Western Virginia
Imagefile 001\1962141.JPG
Number of images 1
Object Name Ad, Newspaper
Catalog Number 1962.14.01
Extent of Description 1-advertisement, size 8 1/4" x 11 1/2"