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Jane Rudolph Papers

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

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

1778 WFCHS

Inventory created by Archives Staff 02/18.

ACCESS RESTRICTIONS: Collection is open to all researchers.

USE RESTRICTIONS: Restrictions may apply concerning the use, photoduplication, or publication of items in this collection. Consult a member of the archives staff for information concerning these restrictions. The user assumes all responsibility for identifying and satisfying any claimants of copyright.

EXTENT: 0.21 linear feet.

CREATOR: Jane Rudolph

DATES: 1920-1922

SCOPE AND CONTENT: The Jane Rudolph Collection contains high school memorabilia of Morris Edward Cather and Georgia Catherine Shoop, including yearbooks, class rings, photographs, and news clippings. The collection includes a first volume of The Handlian from 1920-21 belonging to Shoop. This was the yearbook of the Winchester High School, which later became Handley High School. There is also a yearbook for the Shenandoah Valley Academy belonging to Cather.  

BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL:  Morris Edward Cather of Winchester, VA, graduated from Shenandoah Valley Academy in 1922. Georgia Catherine Shoop graduated from Winchester High School in 1921.

CITE AS: Jane Rudolph Papers, 1778 WFCHS, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives , Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.




Yearbook, The Handlian, 1920-21, Winchester High School, 1 item, printed

Yearbook, The Sentry, 1921-22, Shenandoah Valley Academy, 1 item, printed

Clippings, news articles concerning Shenandoah Valley Academy and history of Winchester, undated, 6 items, printed

Invitation, Shenandoah Valley Academy Commencement Exercises, June 6-8, 1922, and calling card of Morris E. Cather, 2 items, printed

Class ring, Shenandoah Valley Academy, 1922, initials M.E.C. in script (Morris Edward Cather), 1 item

Class ring, Winchester High School, 1921, initials G.C.S. in script (Georgia Catherine Shoop), 1 item



Diploma, Morris Edward Cather, Shenandoah Valley Academy, 8 June 1922, signed by Colonel B. M. Roszel, 1 item, printed

Diploma, Georgia Catherine Shoop, Winchester High School, undated, 1 item, printed


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