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Image of Mayor Glass at Old Stone Church - 1155-7 thl

Mayor Glass at Old Stone Church - 1155-7 thl

(Former) Mayor William Wood Glass at Old Stone Church at Greenspring, prior to service. Occasion and date uncertain, not the same as in 1155-1 thl, 1189-6 thl. (Per Winchester Star, this may be June 24, 1951, when third plaque was dedicated.)

Image of Elizabeth Helm, Mayor of Winchester 1988-1992 - 1162-1a thl

Elizabeth Helm, Mayor of Winchester 1988-1992 - 1162-1a thl

Elizabeth Glaize Helm, first woman elected Mayor of Winchester; served May 1988-May 1992. Mayor Helm making a speech, Oct 1988.

Image of Elizabeth Helm, Mayor of Winchester 1988-1992 - 1162-1b thl

Elizabeth Helm, Mayor of Winchester 1988-1992 - 1162-1b thl

Elizabeth Glaize Helm, first woman elected Mayor of Winchester; served May 1988-May 1992. Mayor Helm at her desk, flanked by (unidentified) assistants. Date estimated as c. 1988.

Image of Elizabeth Helm, Mayor of Winchester 1988-1992 - 1162-1c thl

Elizabeth Helm, Mayor of Winchester 1988-1992 - 1162-1c thl

Elizabeth Glaize Helm, first woman elected Mayor of Winchester; served May 1988-May 1992. Mayor Helm, with Rouss City Hall (15 North Cameron Street) in background. Date given as 1992.

Image of Smalts, Claude at Dale's Grocery - 1168-74 wfchs

Smalts, Claude at Dale's Grocery - 1168-74 wfchs

Mayor Claude Smalts at ribbon cutting ceremony to open new Post Office at Dale's Grocery, 702 North Cameron Street, Winchester, Va. Photo shows Crowel Boyce, Taylor Simpson, Ike Ebert, Bill [William M.] Battaile, Dale Clemons, Henry M. Chamberlin, Kenneth Newbraugh, Wilbur R. Johnston, Gene Dicks, Delores Coffman, Harlan Welch.

Image of 7 North Loudoun Street - 1175-225 wfchs

7 North Loudoun Street - 1175-225 wfchs

7 North Loudoun Street, Winchester, Va. Postcard showing interior of Clowe Jewelry Shop. Elzie Snapp, M[ifflin] B. Clowe, Sr. and Miff Clowe are identified.

Image of Col. Miff Clowe and Pres. Eisenhower reviewing troops - 1175-226 wfchs

Col. Miff Clowe and Pres. Eisenhower reviewing troops - 1175-226 wfchs

Col. Miff Clowe (on left) with President Eisenhower and [Col.?] Archibald A. Sproul, commander of the 116th Virginia Infantry (National Guard), reviewing troops. Date estimated from other source (797-25 wfchs) as probably 1959. Two copies in envelope.

Image of Miff Clowe with VFW members - 1175-227 wfchs

Miff Clowe with VFW members - 1175-227 wfchs

Miff Clowe Jr (left) with Marvin Gore (center, plaid jacket) and another unidentified member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Interior of Clowe Jewelry Store. Probably c. 1946.

Image of Miff Clowe and Kern bros - 1175-228 wfchs

Miff Clowe and Kern bros - 1175-228 wfchs

Dick Kern (left), Miff Clowe (center), and Henry Kern (right) standing in front of a car at the Kern Motor Co., 603 South Loudoun Street in Winchester, VA. Date uncertain (early 1950s?)

Image of Clowe, Miff. - 1175-229 wfchs

Clowe, Miff. - 1175-229 wfchs

Miff Clowe standing with Lee Grant beside a City of Winchester Street Department Truck #4.

Image of Clowe, Miff. - 1175-230a wfchs

Clowe, Miff. - 1175-230a wfchs

Miff Clowe, Louis Zuckerman, Skeeter Baptist (center) and Bob Baker of Rustic Tavern. Event was to honor Skeeter Baptist. Other man is unidentified. Event held at York Inn, probably in 1950s.

Image of Clowe, Miff. - 1175-230b wfchs

Clowe, Miff. - 1175-230b wfchs

Miff Clowe, Louis Zuckerman at event to honor Skeeter Baptist. Event held at York Inn, probably in 1950s.

Image of Clowe, Miff. - 1175-230c wfchs

Clowe, Miff. - 1175-230c wfchs

Miff Clowe presenting gift to Skeeter Baptist. Event held at York Inn, probably in 1950s.

Image of Clowe, Miff. - 1175-230d wfchs

Clowe, Miff. - 1175-230d wfchs

Group photo toasting Skeeter Baptist (left center, hands on table) at party in his honor. Other persons in attendance included Miff Clowe, Louis Zuckerman, and Bob Baker. Event held at York Inn, probably in 1950s.

Image of American Legion Baseball Team - 1175-273 wfchs

American Legion Baseball Team - 1175-273 wfchs

American Legion Baseball Team at their banquet in 1946 (George Washington Hotel?). Front Row L-R: Earl Bailey, William Hink Lewis, Elmo Bloom, Robert Patton, Lee Fawcett, Harold Fawcett, Owen Foltz, Less [Lester] Singhass, Robert Kern, nfn Cunningham, Bill Pifer, Ralph "Bo" Fansler, Max Largent, Jimmy Foltz, Leon Pope, Bill Bailey, Arthur "Buddy" Swisher, ?, Les Shickle. Second Row L-R: David Pentz, Ted Keller, Jim Largent, Frank Jenkins, P.G. Ireland, Rod Sirbaugh, Eugene Dearing, "Miff" Clowe, "Crown Prince of Baseball", "Nick" Altrack, Larry Hill, Chet Hobert, Dr. Casey, Ellsworth Keller, Miller Fletcher, Bob Legge, Bob Manuel, Bailey,?,?,Jack Blackburn. 1 b/w glossy photo

Image of Winchester Police Department, c. 1970, at George Washington Hotel - 1175-809 wfchs

Winchester Police Department, c. 1970, at George Washington Hotel - 1175-809 wfchs

Winchester Police Department personnel standing in front of and on risers at a public occasion at the George Washington Hotel. See inside for identifications (Mayor William Battaile is shortest man in front row). Date estimated as c. 1970. Photograph provided by Winchester Police Department.

Image of Baker, William H. - 12-18 wfchs

Baker, William H. - 12-18 wfchs

William H. Baker (1855-1915), mayor of Winchester and chocolate manufacturer. Dated to c. 1900.

Image of Robert T. Barton and friends, late 1880's or early 1890's - 1268-89 wfchs

Robert T. Barton and friends, late 1880's or early 1890's - 1268-89 wfchs

Robert T. Barton and five friends, taken at White Sulphur Springs, WV, August 18(89?). (Mode of dress is consistent with the late 1880s-early 1890s.) People identified on back of photo in pencil, but it is now very difficult to read. Mr. F. L----, No. La., Mr. J. N. T------, Baltimore, R. T. Barton, Va., Mrs. M. N.(?) May - No. La., Mrs. Maude(?) May, No. La., B. R. M--f---s, Va. Mounted on heavy cardboard.

Image of Robert T. Barton and friends, c. 1900 - 1268-90 wfchs

Robert T. Barton and friends, c. 1900 - 1268-90 wfchs

Mr. and Mrs. Robert T. Barton and friends, taken at Hot Springs, VA, c. 1899-1900. (mode of dress is more consistent with a slightly later date). Mr. Barton is on left of picture. To his right are, in order, Miss Griffin (daughter of Judge and Mrs. Griffin), Judge Griffin, Mrs. Patterson (dark sash with bow), Mrs. Griffin, Mr. Patterson, Marie Ames (Mrs. R. E. Byrd), Gertrude W. Barton (Mrs. Robert T. Barton). Photocopy of group photograph.

Image of Robert T. Barton and friends, 1890 - 1268-91 wfchs

Robert T. Barton and friends, 1890 - 1268-91 wfchs

Robert T. Barton, six friends, and a dog,taken on the side porch of his home at 106 South Washington Street, c. 1890. Other people named as Mrs. Barton, Ray Stevenson, Mr. Hall (German teacher), Miss Mary Tibalt, Miss Maggie Hessey, Miss Lily Ward (but no clear indication which names belong to which people). Photocopy of group photograph.