Valleys of History Collection

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

Valleys of History Collection, 789 THL/WFCHS

Scope and Content: This collection consists of volumes 1 (1965) through 7 (1971) of the Valleys of History magazine, which was produced by Potomac Edison. The magazine features articles about local historical figures and places.
(1 box) Last updated 08/03.

Biographical/Historical: Valleys of History magazine was published quarterly by the Potomac Edison Electric Company. The articles pertain to the history and culture of the Potomac and Shenandoah Valleys.

Cite As: Valleys of History Collection, 789 THL/WFCHS, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA.

Organization:

Box 1

Valleys of History magazine, produced by Potomac Edison Company, articles on the Frederick County area listed
Volume 1, No. 1 - Spring 1965 -- "The Appleblossom of Old Virginia's Eye"
Volume 1, No. 2 - Summer 1965
Volume 1, No. 3 - Autumn 1965
Volume 2, No. 1 - Winter 1966
Volume 2, No. 2 - Spring 1966 -- "The Virginia Baron" (Lord Fairfax)
Volume 2, No. 3 - Summer 1966
Volume 2, No. 4 - Fall 1966
Volume 3, No. 1 - Winter 1967
Volume 3, No. 2 - Spring 1967
Volume 3, No. 3 - Summer 1967 -- "The Belle Grove Mansion Revisited"
Volume 3, No. 4 - Autumn 1967
Volume 4, No. 1 - Winter 1968
Volume 4, No. 2 - Spring 1968
Volume 4, No. 3 - Summer 1968 -- "Berryville, VA: Gateway to History" and "Belle Boyd: Celebrated Spy of the Confederacy"
Volume 4, No. 4 - Autumn 1968 -- "John Esten Cooke: Virginia's Remarkable Romanticist" (Clarke County)
Volume 5, No. 1 - Winter 1969
Volume 5, No. 2 - Spring 1969 -- "Willa Cather: Daughter of Virginia"
Volume 5, No. 3 - Summer 1969 -- "Foxhunting in Lord Fairfax's Valley"
Volume 5, No. 4 - Autumn 1969
Volume 6, No. 1 - Winter 1970 -- "A Man and His Mountains" (Harry F. Byrd, Sr.)
Volume 6, No. 2 - Spring 1970 -- "Millionaire Charles Rouss: The Barefoot Boy of Apple Pie Ridge"
Volume 6, No. 3 - Summer 1970
Volume 6, No. 4 - Autumn 1970 -- "A Valley Hidden from the World" (Powell's Fort Valley)
Volume 7, No. 1 - Winter 1971
Volume 7, No. 2 - Summer 1971 -- "Old Chapel"