David W. Lupton Collection

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

56 THL

Scope and Content: The David W. Lupton Collection is made up of various Lupton family Bible records and issues of The Luptonian, a genealogical publication on the Lupton family, which covers the years 1974 to 1992. Also contained in the collection are biographical materials.
(1 box) Last updated 07/07.

Biographical/Historical: David W. Lupton was born on Oct. 12, 1934, in Madison, Wisconsin, to Hugh S. Lupton Jr. and Mildred B. Hathaway Lupton. Lupton has married twice, first to Judith Larson (1955-1971) and second to Dorothy R. Ruland. He received a B.S. in Zoology from the University of Wisconsin, an M.S. in Entomology, and an M.S. in Library Science from the University of Miami. During his life he worked for several university libraries as a project assistant, librarian, teaching assistant, and professor. He resided with his wife in Fort Collins, Colorado. David W. Lupton was the editor of The Luptonian.

Cite As: The David W. Lupton Collection, 56 THL, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.

Organization:

BOX 1

The Luptonian, March 1974 to Summer 1994, printed

Bible A—Jonah Lupton Bible, 1818, 3 pages, manuscript

Bible B—David Lupton, Jr. and Ann McPherson Lupton, Bible Pages, 1 leaf, manuscript; 2 pages, manuscript; 1 leaf, typescript

Bible Pages, 1812 and 1818, 2 leaves

Bible C—Abel Walker Bible Pages, 3 pages, manuscript

Bible D—Joseph S. Jackson and Mary D. Lupton Bible, 2 pages, manuscript

Nathan Haines, My Great Grandfather, 1 page, manuscript

Abel Bond’s Foot Travels from the Atlantic to the Pacific, 1 document; 50 leaves, typescript

BOX 2

Volume I-The Luptonian #1-30 (1974-1983); 1 item, bound

Volume II-The Luptonian #31-50 (1984-1988); 1 item, bound

Volume III-The Luptonian #51-58 (1988-1994); 1 item, binder, non-bound