A Guide to the Christiansburg-Blacksburg Chapter, Rotary Club Records, 1965-1998 Christiansburg-Blacksburg Chapter, Rotary Club Records Ms2012-076

Christiansburg-Blacksburg Chapter, Rotary Club Records, 1965-1998

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms2012-076


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Processed by: Adrienne Glenney, Student Assistant, and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms2012-076
Title
Christiansburg-Blacksburg Chapter, Rotary Club Records, 1965-1998
Physical Characteristics
0.3 cu. ft. 1 box
Creator
Rotary Club (Christiansburg-Blacksburg, Va.).
Language
English
Abstract
The Christiansburg-Blacksburg Chapter, Rotary Club Records contains newspaper articles, brochures, handouts, pamphlets and flyers pertaining to the Christiansburg-Blacksburg Rotary Club from 1965 to 1998.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from the Christiansburg-Blacksburg Chapter, Rotary Club Records must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Christiansburg-Blacksburg Chapter, Rotary Club Records, Ms2012-076, Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The Christiansburg-Blacksburg Chapter, Rotary Club Records was acquired by Special Collections prior to 2009.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Christiansburg-Blacksburg Chapter, Rotary Club Records was completed in December 2012.


Historical Note

The Rotary Club of Christiansburg and Blacksburg was founded in 1923 as a service club. Its objectives were to provide a network for its members, learn about and service the Christiansburg and Blacksburg communities, and fund programs and scholarship programs in and around Montgomery County. The chapter is part of the larger organization Rotary International. The chapter is still active today.

Scope and Content

The collection includes records and memorabilia from the Christiansburg-Blacksburg Chapter of the Rotary Club. In addition to administrative materials like the constitution and by-laws, there are clippings and articles about the club, histories, and pamphlets and publications from events.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged into folders by material type.

Index Terms

    Corporate Names:

  • Rotary Club (Christiansburg-Blacksburg, Va.).
  • Subjects:

  • Blacksburg (Va.)
  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Geographical Names:

  • Christiansburg, Va.

Contents List

Box-folder 1-1
Clippings and Articles, 1965-1987
Box-folder 1-2
Constitution and By-Laws,
Box-folder 1-3
"The First Fifty Years of the Christiansburg-Blacksburg Rotary Club"
Box-folder 1-4
"History of the Christiansburg-Blacksburg Chapter" Micheal Kipps
Box-folder 1-5
History of the 75th District Rotary International
Box-folder 1-7
The Rotary Club Nominates Dr. A.A. Showalter for Governor, 1941-1942
Box-folder 1-8
Town of Blacksburg Charter
Box-folder 1-9
"Welcome to Rotary" Charter Night to Honor the Christiansburg-Blacksburg Rotary Club, 1979
Box-folder 1-10
75th Chapter Anniversary, 1998
Box-folder 1-11
75th District Annual Conference Pamphlets, 1970-1991