Stewart Bell Jr. Archives
Handley Regional Library
Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society
P.O. Box 58, Winchester, VA 22604
(540) 662-9041 ext. 17
Inventory created by Archives Staff 05/1984. Last revised 06/2018.
ACCESS RESTRICTIONS: Collection is open to all researchers.
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EXTENT: 0.21 linear feet
CREATOR: Barton, Thomas C.
SCOPE AND CONTENT: The Thomas C. Barton Papers contains materials related to World War I. It includes souvenir postcards, cartoons, and photos, detailed military maps used for operational maneuvers in France, and the roster of Co. M, 317th Infantry (1919), which was commanded by Capt. Thomas C. Barton, Jr.
BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL: Thomas C. Barton, Jr. is a New Jersey resident and the compiler of this collection. Barton is a noted Winchester/Frederick County name. Brothers Thomas and Lewis Barton and their cousin Robert Barton all served in World War I.
CITE AS: Thomas C. Barton, Jr. Papers, 309 WFCHS, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.
ACQUISITION INFORMATION: Acquired as a gift.
World War I cartoons, pictures, and postcards, 43 items
World War I maps—France, 5 items
World War I record and roster, Company M, 317th Infantry, 2 items