Clayton H. Adams Papers

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

P.O. Box 58, Winchester, VA 22604
(540) 662-9041 ext. 17

1676 THL

SCOPE AND CONTENT: This collection contains items from the life of H. Clayton Adams, including his work with the Winchester Jaycees during the 1950s and 1960s. Also in the collections are correspondence, awards received by Adams, a yearbook from his church, and several editions of Partyline, the newsletter of the Winchester Jaycees.

(1 box) Last updated 08/09.

BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL: Raised and educated in Tennessee, H. Clayton Adams practiced law in Winchester, VA. He was very active in local civic organizations, particularly the Winchester Jaycees.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: Taken from the collection

CITE AS: H. Clayton Adams Papers #1676, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.


Life and Career of H. Clayton Adams

Awards – Assumption of Command, Operation Big Switch, September 23, 1955, 1 leaves, typescript

Certificate of Election, United States Chamber of Commerce, June 7, 1958, 1 leaf, printed

The Speak Up Club, June 7, 1958, 1 leaf, printed

The Kiwanis Club, January 1, 1964, 1 leaf, printed

Heart Fund Certificate of Appreciation, n.d., 1 leaf, printed


Correspondence – 1956-1967, 23 leaves, typescript

Court Records – 1953 and 1958, 2 items, printed and typescript

Invitation to Spring Convocation – Cumberland University, Lebanon, Tennessee, June 12, 1953, 1 item, printed

News Clippings, 5 items, printed,

Vanguard, newsletter, of Veterans Administration, July 4, 1972, 2 pages, printed

Westminster Presbyterian Church, Alexandria, VA, Yearbook, n. d., 1 booklet, printed

Westmoreland High School Alumni Banquet, Program, April 30, 1960, 1 item, printed

Winchester Jaycees

Winchester Jaycees – Newsletters, Partyline – 1959-1962, 24 issues, printed

Winchester Jaycees – Plan for the Year, 1959 and 1962, 2 items, typescript

Winchester Jaycees, Programs 1960-1967, 6 items, printed