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S. Lee Grant Collection

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

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


Scope and Content: This collection contains a variety of material, which gives details of Stuart Lee Grant’s life, Winchester Fire Companies, water and sewage works, and general history of Winchester, VA. Photographs and postcards illustrate people, places, and events in Winchester.
(1 box) Last updated 03/04.

Biographical/Historical: S. Lee Grant was born to Stewart and Margaret Grant. January 16, 1907, in Winchester, VA. He graduated from Handley High School in June 1925 and was a member of Braddock Street M.E. Church. Beginning in 1939, Grant served as Winchester City Manager for many years. He died in 1983 and was buried at Mt. Hebron Cemetery.

Cite As: S. Lee Grant Collection, 1297 WFCHS/THL, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.


Box 1

Biographical sketch of Stuart Lee Grant, (January 16, 1907 - ?), 1 item, 1 leaf, typescript

Bonds, Winchester - 1947, 1949, 4 items, printed

Braddock Street Methodist Church

Friendly Bible Class lesson schedule, no date, 1 item, printed
Church bulletin, October 12, 1958, 1 item, printed
The Winchester News, November 13, 1888, 1 leaf, printed (photocopy)

Certificates, manuscript on printed form
American Red Cross, 1 item
Wesley Methodist Church, 1962, 2 items

Condolence note, 1929, 1 leaf, manuscript; 1 envelope
V mail from W. M. Bayliss, April 18, 1943, 1 page, manuscript on printed form
To town clerk from Youth Hostel, Winchester [England],
no date, 1 leaf, manuscript
Telegram, congratulations, 1 leaf, printed
Friendship Fire Company ribbon, July 4, 1900, 1 item, metal and fabric

Glaize lot plan (Harrison Addition), February 23, 1946, 1 item, 1 leaf, blueprint

Kurtz and Kremer receipt to Mrs. C. E. Langley, November 16, 1875, 1 leaf, manuscript on printed form

News clippings - S. Lee Grant, career and awards, 7 items, printed

Rouss, Charles Broadway, Fire Company - 47th anniversary, February 11, 1941, 1 item, printed

Sewage treatment plant of the City of Winchester, 1948-1950
1948-1949, 3 items, printed
1950, 1 item, printed

"Sources of Water Supply for the City of Winchester, VA," 1950, 1 item, printed

"A Survey of Elementary Mathematics for Water and Sewage Works Operators," 1 item, printed

Virginia Municipal Review, September 1936, Volume 13, No. 9, 1 item, printed

Winchester Fire Department, souvenir of, July 7, 1897, includes rolls and officers of 4 companies, 1 item, printed Union Steam Company No. 1 Sarah Zane Steam Company No. 1 Rouss Hook and Ladder Company South End Hose Company

Winchester history
Historic tour, October 1920, 1 item, printed
The Iron Worker, summer 1955, 1 item, printed


Photographs and postcards of people, places, and events in Winchester, filed under topics of interest