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Name Bell, Stewart, Sr.

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Image of The Bell family, c. 1888 - 7-115a wfchs

The Bell family, c. 1888 - 7-115a wfchs

The Bell family, c. 1888. Standing, left to right: Margaretta (Madie, or Mardie) Bell, Stewart Bell (Sr), Sarah Bell; Seated, left to right: Harmon Brown Bell, Mrs. Margaretta [Hutton] Brown Bell, John Newton Bell. Two 11" x 14" prints on heavy cardboard also filed in Oversize collection.

Image of The Bell family, c. 1888 - 7-115b wfchs

The Bell family, c. 1888 - 7-115b wfchs

The Bell family, c. 1888. Standing, left to right: Margaretta (Madie) Bell, Stewart Bell (Sr), Sarah Bell; Seated, left to right: Harmon Brown Bell, Mrs. Margaretta [Hutton] Brown Bell, John Newton Bell. Smaller b & w copy of 7-115a.

Stewart Bell Sr, c. 1888 - 7-26 wfchs

Stewart Bell, Sr. (1864-1948), orchardist, school board member (1914-1948), as a young dandy c. 1888. Mounted on heavy cardboard with photographer's imprint.

Image of Completion of Winchester & Western Railroad - 47-3 wfchs

Completion of Winchester & Western Railroad - 47-3 wfchs

B & W photo, taken outdoors, of 39 men (seven identified) celebrating completion of the Winchester & Western Railroad. All the men are wearing suits and ties, and in some cases topcoats. Official completion ceremony took place May 25, 1921. (There was a premature "Golden Spike" ceremony on June 14, 1919.) Filed under "Winchester & Western" (in People). Seated, 3rd from left: Stewart Bell, Sr.; 10th: RussellCather Standing, left to right: William Cornwell (Pres., W&W), Herbert S. Larrick (VP, W&W), unknown, Spot White, Harold Sheetz, remainder unknown except Doug Fuller (wearing hat, 4th from R).

Image of Winchester Fire Companies -- 1897 Convention - 39-238 thl

Winchester Fire Companies -- 1897 Convention - 39-238 thl

B & W montage photo of four Winchester fire houses (Friendship, Union, Rouss' Hook & Ladder, Sarah Zane), surrounded by individual headshot photos of 36 officers (identified) of the fire companies. The montage was prepared in connection with the 11th annual convention of the Virginia State Fireman's Association, held in Winchester July 7-9, 1897. The photo and accompanying identification of individual fire officers was published in the August 2, 1980 Winchester Star, in the "The Way It Was" feature. See also 129-41 wfchs.

Image of Winchester Firemen (1897) - 69-400b thl

Winchester Firemen (1897) - 69-400b thl

B & W montage photo of four Winchester fire houses (Friendship, Union, Rouss' Hook & Ladder, Sarah Zane), surrounded by headshot photos of 36 officers of the companies. The montage was prepared on the occasion of the 11th annual convention of the Virginia State Firemen's Association, held in Winchester from July 7-9, 1897. Souvenir broadside copied at Barr Studio, Date uncertain. See 39-238 thl and 129-41 wfchs for identifications.

Image of Christmas Day, 1893 - 69-1193 wfchs

Christmas Day, 1893 - 69-1193 wfchs

Group photograph of 22 men and women, taken on Christmas Day, 1893. Identified as follows: First row - Ted Patton, Bruce Hyde, Edgar Worthington, Mary Baker, Eleanor Conrad (later Carson); second row - Lily Boyd (later Dr. Knight's second wife), George Morton, Ann Cover (Brookie Benham's ma), Marie Russell, Dr. Benjamin Mitchell Knight, Nancy Boyd (later Harrison), Charlie Worthington; third row - Fred Hyde, Belle Ward, Jake Baker, Bessie Conrad [Elizabeth Whiting Conrad II], Loring Cover, Mary Love (Kitsy Redigon's mother), Albert Worthington, Annie Cover (later Russell), Stewart Bell (Sr.), Harry Russell. Lily and Nancy Boyd were twins. Irregularly shaped original, reprinted on light cardbo

Image of 106 N. Cameron St. - 106-63 wfchs

106 N. Cameron St. - 106-63 wfchs

106 North Cameron Street, Winchester, Va. Front view of Bell house with Stewart Bell Sr. (1864-1949) sitting on front porch.

Image of Loudoun Street Presbyterian Church officers, 1927 - 1135-9 wfchs

Loudoun Street Presbyterian Church officers, 1927 - 1135-9 wfchs

22 men, officers of the Loudoun Street Presbyterian Church of Winchester. Date given as 1927. Persons identified as (l to r, top/back row) Dr. Robert Glass, Edgar Mason, Clifford D. Grim, Fred S. Boyd; (2d row) J.H. Moling, Sr., John S. Myers, M. Lohr Capper, Stewart Bell, Sr.; (3d row) J.H. Moling, Jr., H.C. Sheetz, Sr., Bruce Slonaker, Dr. Frank T. McFadden, Langdon Janney, E. Blair Sheetz, Dr. P[hilip] W. Boyd [Jr.]; (bottom/front row) Frank Crawford, Jno. S. Solenberger, Llewellyn H. Stekes, William B. Wagner, Adam C. Slonaker, C.W. Ramsburg, Burton Ritter. See also Oversize collection, "Loudoun Street Presbyterian Church Officers", 36 wfchs, and page 126, A History of the Winchester Pres

Image of Loudoun Street Presbyterian Church officers, 1927 - 1135-8 thl

Loudoun Street Presbyterian Church officers, 1927 - 1135-8 thl

22 men, officers of the Loudoun Street Presbyterian Church of Winchester. Date given as 1927. Persons identified as (l to r, top/back row) Dr. Robert Glass, Edgar Mason, Clifford D. Grim, Fred S. Boyd; (2d row) J.H. Moling, Sr., John S. Myers, M. Lohr Capper, Stewart Bell, Sr.; (3d row) J.H. Moling, Jr., H.C. Sheetz, Sr., Bruce Slonaker, Dr. Frank T. McFadden, Langdon Janney, E. Blair Sheetz, Dr. P[hilip] W. Boyd [Jr.]; (bottom/front row) Frank Crawford, Jno. S. Solenberger, Llewellyn H. Stekes, William B. Wagner, Adam C. Slonaker, C.W. Ramsburg, Burton Ritter. See also 1135-9 wfchs, and page 126, A History of the Winchester Presbyterian Church, c1956, R.B. Woodworth. Mounted on cardboard wit

Image of Winchester Rotary Club, 1925 - 36-29 wfchs

Winchester Rotary Club, 1925 - 36-29 wfchs

Winchester Rotary Club members. Rotary Club flag in background. Date given as 1925. Mounted on heavy cardboard. Stamp on reverse, "C.J. Affleck, 34 Peyton St., Winchester, VA". Filed under "Rotary Club, Winchester, VA, 1925". In same envelope with 69-337 wfchs. See also 69-356 wfchs, 113-1 thl, 129-45 wfchs, 1419-1a thl, 1464-14 thl. Persons identified via materials in envelope as (l to r, 1st row) H[ollie] B. McCormac, W. Nelson Page, C. Vernon Eddy, J.Victor Arthur, William W. Glass (holding trophy), L. Marshall Baker, William E. Cooper, H. Douglas Fuller, Charles Trenary [associated with the Barr Studio circa 1920s]; (2d row) Joseph Hodgson, Dr. Benjamin B. Dutton, Rev. Frank Tallot McF

Image of Winchester Rotary Club, 1925 - 69-337 wfchs

Winchester Rotary Club, 1925 - 69-337 wfchs

Group photograph of Winchester Rotary Club members. Rotary Club flag in background. Date given as 1925. Filed under "Rotary Club, Winchester, VA, 1925". In same envelope with 36-29 wfchs. See also 69-356 wfchs, 113-1 thl, 129-45 wfchs, 1419-1a thl, 1464-14 thl. Persons identified via materials in envelope as (l to r, 1st row) H[ollie] B. McCormac, W. Nelson Page, C. Vernon Eddy, J.Victor Arthur, William W. Glass (holding trophy), L. Marshall Baker, William E. Cooper, H. Douglas Fuller, Charles Trenary [associated with the Barr Studio circa 1920s]; (2d row) Joseph Hodgson, Dr. Benjamin B. Dutton, Rev. Frank Tallot McFadden, Paul Gaylord, J.S. [or Paul] Haldeman, Louis L. Baker, Charles McVi

Image of Winchester Rotary Club, 1925 - 69-356 wfchs

Winchester Rotary Club, 1925 - 69-356 wfchs

Group photograph of Winchester Rotary Club members. Rotary Club flag in background. Date given as 1925. Same group, with hats on. Copy made by Valley Photo Centre. See also 36-29 wfchs, 69-337 wfchs, 113-1 thl, 129-45 wfchs, 1419-1a thl. (This specific image is unique.) Filed under "Rotary Club, Winchester, VA, 1925". Persons identified as (l to r, 1st row) H[ollie] B. McCormac, W. Nelson Page, C. Vernon Eddy, J.Victor Arthur, William W. Glass (holding trophy), L. Marshall Baker, William E. Cooper, H. Douglas Fuller, Charles Trenary [associated with the Barr Studio circa 1920s]; (2d row) Joseph Hodgson, Dr. Benjamin B. Dutton, Rev. Frank Tallot McFadden, Paul Gaylord, J.S. [or Paul] Haldem

Image of Rouss Hook and Ladder company - 129-49 wfchs

Rouss Hook and Ladder company - 129-49 wfchs

Members of the Rouss Hook and Ladder Company marching band in fire company uniform. Building is the old firehall at 30 West Boscawen; building on right is Grace Lutheran Church. Date of photograph is uncertain, possibly between 1900 and 1912, but not the same year as 1168-213 wfchs. Rider at left identified as "the late Stewart Bell" (per newsclipping from Winchester Star, Saturday, February 28, 1981); no other persons identified. Original in Album I, p. 19, photo a. Two 5" x 7" prints also in envelope, one of newsclipping, the other from the original.

Image of Winchester Fire Companies -- 1897 Convention - 129-41 wfchs

Winchester Fire Companies -- 1897 Convention - 129-41 wfchs

B & W montage photo of four Winchester fire houses (Friendship, Union, Rouss' Hook & Ladder, Sarah Zane), surrounded by individual headshot photos of 36 officers (identified) of the fire companies. The montage was prepared in connection with the 11th annual convention of the Virginia State Fireman's Association, held in Winchester July 7-9, 1897. The photo and accompanying identification of individual fire officers was published in the August 2, 1980 Winchester Star, in the "The Way It Was" feature. See also 39-238 thl.

Image of Winchester Firemen (1897) - 69-400a thl

Winchester Firemen (1897) - 69-400a thl

Four Winchester fire houses (Friendship, Union, Rouss' Hook & Ladder, Sarah Zane), surrounded by headshot photos of 36 officers of the companies. The montage was prepared on the occasion of the 11th annual convention of the Virginia State Firemen's Association, held in Winchester from July 7-9, 1897. See 39-238 thl and 129-41 wfchs for identifications.

Image of Stewart Bell, Sr - 7-149 wfchs

Stewart Bell, Sr - 7-149 wfchs

Stewart Bell, Sr. (1864-1948) as a young man. Facing left, standup collar and ascot tie. Date estimated as c. 1890 (very similar to a photo that cannot be later than 1889). Three prints, one cropped to 6" x 4".

Image of Stewart Bell, Sr - 7-150 wfchs

Stewart Bell, Sr - 7-150 wfchs

Stewart Bell, Sr. (1864-1948) as a young man. Facing forward, dark jacket, standup collar, white ascot tie. Date estimated as c. 1900s. Mounted on embossed cardboard. Two copies in envelope.

Image of Stewart Bell, Sr - 7-151 wfchs

Stewart Bell, Sr - 7-151 wfchs

Stewart Bell, Sr. (1864-1948) as an older man. Dark pinstripe jacket, ascot tie with white dots. Date estimated as c. 1920s.

Image of Stewart Bell, Sr - 7-152 wfchs

Stewart Bell, Sr - 7-152 wfchs

Stewart Bell, Sr. (1864-1948) as an old man. Medium tone jacket, light rep tie. Date estimated as c. 1940. 4" x 3" proof print also in envelope.