Stewart Bell Jr. Archives
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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
Inventory created by Archives Staff 12/80. Last revised 03/18.
ACCESS RESTRICTIONS: Collection is open to all researchers.
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EXTENT: 0.21 linear feet.
CREATOR: National Fruit Product Company
SCOPE AND CONTENT: This collection contains articles, newsletters, advertisements, and a brief history of the National Fruit Product Company.
BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL: Founded in 1908 in Alexandria, VA, National Fruit Product Company moved to Winchester, VA in 1915 to be closer to an apple producing area. The company, owned and operated by the Armstrong family until 2006 when it was sold to the Gum family, has grown to become one of the largest producers of apple related products in the world producing 12 different varieties of fruit products in six plants throughout the United States. The company’s headquarters are still in Winchester, VA.
CITE AS: National Fruit Product Collection 44 WFCHS, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA
ACQUISITION INFORMATION: Acquired as a gift.
A Brief History of National Fruit Product Company, 3 items, 4 pages (each), printed
Apple Products brochures – 2 items
News Articles – unnumbered leaves
Newsletters – White House Today, June, 1993, August, 1993, 2 items, printed
White House News – company newsletters – Jan 1966 – July 1973 – 21 issues, incomplete
[Note: * = articles with Mr. Shryock mentioned]
Vol 2., No 1. Jan 1966
Vol 3., No 1. Jan-Feb 1967
Vol 4., No 1. Jan 1968
Vol 5., No 1. Jan 1969
Vol 6., No 1. Feb 1970*
Vol 7., No 1. June 1971
Vol 8., No 3. Dec 1972
Vol 9., No 2. July 1973*
Stock Certificate, Repp Orchard Products Company, $100 share, 8.25 x 11.5 undated
White House Store – 3 items, printed
White House Vinegar by Levin J. Smith, 25 pages, printed