Benjamin Belchic Collection, 1 WFCHS

Scope and Content: This collection contains certificates of appreciation from B’nai B’rith, Junior Chamber of Commerce, and Selective Service Committee presented to Mr. Benjamin Belchic.

(1 box) Last updated 02/12.

Biographical/Historical: Benjamin Belchic was born on July 10, 1908 in Philadelphia, PA, the son of Abraham and Rachel Roseman Belchic. He came to Winchester, VA in 1932. He married Frances Louise Eutsler in 1941. Ben Belchic died on December 29, 1977 and is buried in Mt. Hebron Cemetery, Winchester, VA.

Bibliography: Quarles, Garland R. Some Worthy Lives. Winchester, VA: Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society, 1988.

Cite As: Benjamin Belchic, 1 WFCHS, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.


Box 1

Certificates of Appreciation-B’nai B’rith,
President, 1940-1941
President, 1966-1967 2 leaves, manuscript on printed form

Certificates of Appreciation:-1940’s-1950’s (contains the following:)
Director in Charge of Salvage, 1945 Jr. Chamber of Commerce – Outstanding Citizen Award 1949-1950 Chairman: Apple Blossom Festival Committee, n.d. 3 leaves manuscript on printed form

Certificates of Appreciation- Selective Service Member-25 years, 1974
1 leaf, manuscript on printed form

Mapcase 5, Drawer 13 (Oversized)
Certificate of Appreciation U.S.A. War Production Board Sept, 1945 1 leaf manuscript on printed form