Alvin and Ellen Perlman Collection

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

785 THL

Scope and Content: This collection contains memorabilia from Handley Junior and Senior High Schools, Winchester, VA, USA, and a scrapbook containing Largent Family genealogy. Also included is a paper delivered by Alvin Perlman at a Conference on the Federal Constitution in the Shenandoah Valley 1780-1800 at Shenandoah College, Winchester, VA, 1988 entitled “The Reaction to the Constitution in Frederick County and the Lower Shenandoah Valley [of Virginia]”. (3 box) Last updated 12/13.

Biographical/Historical: Alvin and Ellen Perlman are the donors of this collection.
Ellen Largent Perlman is a native of Winchester, Virginia.

Cite As: Alvin and Ellen Perlman Collection, 785 THL, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA.


Box 1

"The Reaction to the Constitution in Frederick County and the Lower Shenandoah Valley," by Alvin Perlman, 1988, paper delivered at a conference on the federal Constitution in the Shenandoah Valley, 1780-1800, Shenandoah University, Winchester VA, 13 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

Baby Book – Ellen Largent, September 13, 1928, 9 pages, printed

Lock of Ellen Largent’s hair, 1943

"Maroon and White Quill," Handley Junior High School publication, 5 items, printed
1941 - October, November
1942 - March, April, June

News Clippings, 1948-1949 – unnumbered leaves, printed

Newsletters – Focus on Education, Winchester City Schools,Nov., 1987-May/June, 1991,  22 items, 6 pages (each), printed

           Vol. VIII No.1-4       Vol. IX No. 1-6       Vol. X No1-6       Vol XI No.1-6                                    

Program – “Flowers For My Lady”, by Girl Scout Troop 8 for War Relief, April 2, 1943 (Ellen Largent was in the cast), 1 leaf (in envelope), printed

“The Rainbow Rat and the Colorful Cat at the Hermitage”  short story by Ellen Largent Perlman, 12 pages, printed

Report Cards – Ellen Largent, 8 items, printed and manuscript
     1934-5, Grade I, 2 pages
     1935-6, Grade II, 2 pages
     1937-8, 5th Grade, 2 pages (contain Charlotte Dehart autograph)
     1939-40, 6th Grade, 2 pages
     1943-4, 10th Grade, 8 cards in envelope
     1944-5, 11th Grade, 8 cards in envelope
     1945-6, 12th Grade, 7 cards in envelope

War Ration Book, World War II – Ellen Largent, n.d., 1 leaf (folded), printed and manuscript

Box 2

Scrapbook, 1942-1946, belonging to Ellen Largent Perlman, 22 pages

Box 3

Scrapbook - Largent Family genealogy, contains photographs, articles, letters, 1 item, 90 pages, in looseleaf binder