Winchester-Frederick County Veterans Council Collection

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

Winchester-Frederick County Veterans Council Collection, 1301 THL/WFCHS

Scope and Content: This collection is comprised of correspondence, brochures, articles, certificates, and other materials concerning the Winchester-Frederick County (Virginia) Veterans Council and their activities.
(1 box) Last updated 12/08.

Biographical/Historical: The Winchester-Frederick County Veterans Council is an organization that honors and remembers veterans in the Winchester-Frederick County area. It is composed of representatives from the American Legion, Conrad-Hoover Post #21; Disabled American Veterans?Stonewall Jackson #9, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S., Posts 2123 and 9646.

Cite As: Winchester-Frederick County Veterans Council Collection, 1301 THL/WCHS, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.

Organization:

Box 1

Agreement between Sunset Memorial, Inc. and Winchester-Frederick County Veterans Council, September 14, 1991, 2 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

American Defense Medal, 1917-1918, 1 item, bronze

Chronological report on Veteran's Memorial in Shenandoah Memorial Park, July 1990 to May 1992, 2 items, 2 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

Correspondence, 1989, 1991-1992, 8 items, manuscript and typescript

Donors' plaque ? names, 14 leaves, typescript

Fundraising efforts towards monument, 1 page, 5 leaves, typescript/printed

Invitations to unveiling of the new War Memorial, May 25, 1992, 1 leaf, printed/manuscript (photocopy)

McDonald, Reverend Carlyle ? biographical information, 1 leaf, typescript/manuscript

Memorial Day program brochures and attendance registers
May 1988, 1989, printed
May 27, 1991 ? 2 program brochures,
May 25, 1992 ? 2 program brochures, printed; 1 flyer, printed (photocopy)
May 31, 1993 ? 2 program brochures, printed;
May 30, 1994 ? 1 program brochure, printed; attendance register, 2 leaves, manuscript
May 29, 1995 ? 1 program brochure, printed attendance register, 4 leaves, manuscript
May 27, 1996 ? 1 program brochure, printed; attendance register, 4 leaves, manuscript
May 26, 1997 ? 1 program brochure, printed; attendance register, 5 leaves, manuscript
May 25, 1998 ? attendance register, 7 leaves, manuscript
May 1999 ? present program brochures, printed

Monument plaques, 12 leaves, printed (photocopy)

News articles, unnumbered leaves, printed (photocopy)

News articles, unnumbered leaves, printed (photocopy)

"Ode to the Flag," by Linda Sheehan Cunningham, 1996, 3 leaves, printed (photocopy), 2 copies signed by author

Veterans Day program brochures and attendance registers
November 11, 1988 ? 2 program brochures, printed; program, 1 leaf, printed
November 11, 1989 ? program, 1 leaf, printed with notations
November 11, 1991 ? program, 1 leaf, printed [1992]--attendance register, 2 pages, manuscript
November 11, 1993 ? 1 program brochure, printed; attendance register, 4 leaves, manuscript
November 11, 1994 ? 1 program brochure, printed, attendance register, 4 leaves, manuscript
November 11, 1996 ? 3 program brochures, printed; attendance register, 3 leaves, manuscript
November 11, 1997 ? 1 program brochure, printed; attendance register, 3 leaves, manuscript
November 1999-present ? program brochures, printed

Veterans Day Program 2007 ? "Celebration of a Life?Veterans Memorial Service, DVD

Veterans who received Certificates of Appreciation, 1992, 1 item, manuscript on printed form, spiral-bound

World War II Observance Exhibit brochures, December 1991, 2 items, printed

Blank certificates ? Memorial Monument, unnumbered leaves, printed