James V. Hutton Jr. Collection

Stewart Bell Jr. Archives Room
Handley Regional Library / Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society

James V. Hutton, Jr. Collection, 588 THL/WFCHS

Scope and Content: This collection contains writings of James V. Hutton, Jr. on historic figures and events in Frederick County, Virginia. It also includes information from the 1860 U.S. Slave Census. News clippings, scrapbooks, and papers include extensive World War II service personnel information. (2 boxes) Last updated 02/2011.

Biographical/Historical: Born in 1927, James V. Hutton, Jr. grew up in the White Hall area of Apple Pie Ridge in Frederick County. Later, he taught school in the county and served as Assistant Superintendent for Instruction until 1982, when he retired after an injury. Hutton is author of books and articles on events and prominent figures in Frederick County. He lives with his wife in the Winchester, VA area.

Bibliography: McCarty, Linda. "New Book Relates a Passion for History." The Winchester Star, 13 January 1999, pgs. 1 and 3.

Cite As: James V. Hutton, Jr. Collection, 588 THL/WFCHS, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.

Box 1

News articles—James V. Hutton, Jr.

*Note: Beginning with "Angel of Mercy," Box 1 contains 18 articles researched and written by James V. Hutton over a period of years.

Dick family genealogical material, 4 leaves manuscript (photocopy), 20 leaves typescript (photocopy)

Families in the five magisterial districts of Frederick County and Winchester, ca. 200 leaves, typescript (copy)
Families listed in U.S. Census Records, 1880
Residents listed in Lake's Atlas of 1885
Winchester Directory, 1878-1879

Funeral cards for Annie L. Dunlap and Walter Dunlap

Historical notes printed in the Winchester Star, 1 booklet, 5 pages, printed; 10 leaves, printed; 21 leaves, printed (photocopy); 1 leaf, typescript

"The History of the White Hall School Community," written by students,including James Hutton, Jr. 1 item, 13 leaves, typescript (photocopy); 1 leaf, manuscript (photocopy)

Local History Bulletin –1963, 1 item, typescript (photocopy)

Local History Bulletin –1968, 1 item, typescript (photocopy)

Miscellaneous news clippings, 2 items, printed; 1 leaf, manuscript; 1 leaf, typescript (photocopy); 1 leaf, photograph (photocopy)

"The Name and Family of Dunlap," compiled by the Media Research Bureau, 1 item, 10 leaves, typescript; 5 leaves, typescript (copy)

Rock Enon Band - news article, 1 leaf, printed

White Star Circle minute book, 1886-1888, 46 leaves, manuscript, bound; 2 leaves, manuscript (photocopy)

The Winchester Times - fragments, 10 items, printed

"Angel of Mercy" - Sidney Cather Gore, biographical sketch, 2 items, 2 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

"Apple Cretches," 1 item, 3 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

"Apple Pie Ridge," 1 item, 5 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

"The Barefoot Boy of Apple Pie Ridge - Life of Charles Broadway Rouss," 10 leaves, typescript (photocopy), 2 copies

"Elliott Family History," 1 item, 16 leaves, typescript (photocopy); 2 leaves, manuscript (photocopy)

"Frederick County, Virginia, 1738-1978 - 'Tell Me of a Land That's Fair'," 1 item, 13 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

"The Irish Huttons," 1 item, 7 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

"James William Denver" - biographical sketch, 1 item, 2 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

"Leslie Duncan Kline" - biographical sketch, 3 items, 2 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

"Life of Annie Preston Starling" - biographical sketch, 1 item, 4 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

"Middletown, Virginia," 1 item, 4 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

"The One-Armed Hero of the Shenandoah" -biographical sketch of Frederick Holliday, Virginia Cavalcade, Summer 1969, pages 5-11, 7 leaves, printed (copy)

"Old Taverns and Inns of Winchester, Virginia," 1 item, 11 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

"The Quakers: Friends or Foes of Freedom?", 1 item, 14 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

"Sketching the Skirts of the Revolution," 3 items, 4 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

"The Slave Owners of Frederick County and Winchester in 1860," 4 items, 12 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

"Some Early Religions of the Shenandoah Valley," 2 items, 7 pages, typescript (photocopy)

"White Hall United Methodist Church," includes list of class members of White Hall Church 1829 – 1915, 1 item, 46 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

Box 2

Newspapers - The Winchester Times, The Daily Independent, April 1894 to June 11, 1925 (incomplete)

News clippings - World War II service women and men, 1942-1945

Scrapbooks - news clippings of World War II service women and men, 1942-1945, 2 items

Photographs, People

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Photographs, Buildings

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Stewart Bell Jr. Archives Room
Handley Regional Library
Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society

P.O. Box 58, Winchester, VA 22604
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