Shenandoah County Library Archives

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Photo of a framed photograph of Nancy Hutcheson as a young woman.

Nancy Hutcheson was born in Edinburg to Lloyd Amos (1907-1972) and Evaline Frances (Bowers) (1911-1994) Hutcheson. In 1940, the family lived in the Madison District of Shenandoah…
Photograph of Hattie Rebecca (Miller) Foltz posed on the arm of a chair next to her husband, Kirby Lee Foltz.

Hattie R. (Miller) Foltz was the daughter of Milton and Rebecca Miller, from Jerome. She completed the 7th grade and married Kirby in…
Photo of two photographs of Jimmy Bowers and his wife.

Jimmy Bowers was the owner of Bowers Taxidermy in Maurertown.
Photograph of Harry and Lois "Sallie" (Bowers) Copenhaver. The couple was married on March 4, 1955, and this is possibly their wedding photograph.
Photograph of Samuel Lorenzo Spiggle as a young man in his U.S. Army uniform and standing beside a pennant that says, "Camp Lee".

He was from Edinburg, the son of Turner W. and Annie (Grim) Spiggle.

In 1924, after his military service, Samuel…
Portrait of Fulton Bowers as a young man.

Born in Toms Brook, he was the son of the late Albert C. and Ida Pearl Bowers.

He was a WWII veteran who followed General Patton through Africa and Italy.

He lived much of his life in Woodstock,…
Portrait of Cover Benton Bowers and his wife, Ida Florence (Litten) Bowers. They married in 1908 and had 3 daughters and 3 sons. Cover was the son of Aquilla and Virginia (Heltzel) Bowers. His wife, Ida's, parents were Lemuel and Elizabeth…
Photograph of the cast of the four-act comedy, "An Arizona Cowboy," on stage at the Calvary School, located near Woodstock. The play was presented on April 3rd, raising $36.50, and April 4th, raising $31.00. String music and singing was provided by…
Photograph of an unidentified man and woman.

The glass negative is labeled "Luther Bowers."
Portrait of Gayle Bowers as a young woman.
A portrait of Gayle Bowers wearing a collared blouse.
The name, "Robert Heishman", is written on the glass plate of this image of a man wearing a suit and tie. Robert Franklin Heishman was the son of James Bennett and Elnora Bowers Heishman. He lived from 1880 to 1942 and married Olive Lee Bowers in…
Portrait of a smiling Pauline Bowers. She lived in Mt. Jackson for many years.
Portrait of Lillian Ritenour Bowers as a young woman.
Portrait of Helen Bowers Sheetz as a young woman. She was the wife of Harry Sheetz (son of Asa Sheetz). Their children were Daniel, Eileen, Terry, Carol, and Diane.
Portrait of William Otto Seal with his wife, Christena E. (Bowers) Seal.

William was the son of Virgil and Bernice (George ) Seal. Christena was the daughter of John Medgar and Myrtle Marie (Heishman) Bowers.

They are both buried in Woodstock.
Photograph of Paul Foltz and his wife, Eda R. (Bowers) Foltz on their wedding day.

Paul was from Conicville and Ida was from Woodstock.

The couple celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary together before their deaths.
Photograph of the students from Bowmans Crossing School about 1911. They are identified as:
1st row (l to r): Ruth Baker, Raymond Baker, Medger Bowers, Clarence ?, Joe Bowers, Fred Grandstaff (Tip Downey), and Mertie Bowers.
2nd Row: Buford…
Photograph of an obituary for Cornelius Bowers (1836.-1935) . Mr. Bowers lived in Woodstock and had for many years, worked for the Raymond & Campbell Stove Company. He was also a blacksmith and boilermaker. His wife died in 1916. In his later years,…
George Cline and Eva Ryman married on June 20, 1934. The bride was 20 years old and this is their wedding photograph. Eva had a sister named Ethel Bowers.
Photograph of Ethel Irene (Ryman) Bowers as a young woman.
Cover Bowers pictured with his wife, Ida Litten Bowers and two of their children.
Fulton Bowers in service uniform and unidentified friend. Mr. Bowers was a WWII veteran from Woodstock, Virginia.
Fulton Bowers in uniform although his tie is tucked inside his shirt. He was a WWII vet from Woodstock, Virginia.
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