Stewart Bell Jr. Archives
Monday - Thursday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
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
Scope and Content: This collection is comprised of an abstract of Continental Morgan Guards from Winchester News (1866), Fahnestock graveyard list (1990), thesis on the Kurtz Cultural Center by Cephe F. Place (1990), and a program to 1990 graduation at Shenandoah College and Conservatory. News articles about local history topics and brief genealogies of local families are also included.
(1 box) Last updated 07/07.
Biographical/Historical: Cephe Fahnestock Place is the donor of this collection and a Winchester, VA resident.
Cite As: Cephe Fahnestock Place Collection, 1124 THL, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.
Ambrose Family notes, 1 leaf typescript
Berkeley County, VA Order Book, April 21, 1778, 1 leaf typescript
Bishop Family Notes, 1 leaf typescript
Brown, Watson, “Body of John Brown’s Son,” article from Winchester News, Sept. 15, 1882, 1 leaf, typescript
Confederate Soldiers Meeting, transcript from Winchester Times, Sept. 22, 1882
Continental Morgan Guards—abstract from Winchester News, January 19, 1866, 2 leaves, typescript
Court Records Returned (Frederick Co.) article from Winchester Times, Aug. 16, 1893, 1 leaf, printed (photocopy)
Fahnestock Family, 3 leaves typescript
Fahnestock graveyard -- location and burials, by Cephe Fahnestock Place, 1990, 1 leaf, typescript
Gore, Joshua—article from Winchester Times, Sept. 6, 1882, 1 leaf, printed (photocopy)
Hall Family Notes, 1 leaf typescript
Kurtz Cultural Center—"A Study of the Kurtz Cultural Center and Economic Support of the Cultural Arts in Winchester-Frederick County," thesis by Cephe Fahnestock Place, 1990, 1 item, 52 leaves, typescript, binder
McInturff Family, 4 leaves typescript
Place Family Notes, 2 leaves typescript
Reynard Family Notes, 3 leaves typescript
Shenandoah College and Conservatory—115th Annual Commencement Exercises, 1990, 1 item, printed
Stine’s Chapel, 2 leaves typescript; 4 leaves news article, typescript
Thomason, Major James W. (Thomson’s Battery, 2 leaves, news article, typescript
Virginia (First) Cavalry Company A—News Article, 1 leaf, news article, typescript