Christiansburg-Blacksburg Chapter, Rotary Club Records

Christiansburg-Blacksburg Chapter, Rotary Club Records, 1965-1998 Ms.2012.076


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Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech

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Adrienne Glenney, Student Assistant, and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist

Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech
Identification
Ms.2012.076
Title
Christiansburg-Blacksburg Chapter, Rotary Club Records,1965-1998
URL:
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaxtf/view?docId=vt/viblbv01105.xml
Quantity
0.3 Cubic Feet, 1 box
Creator
Rotary Club (1923-) (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

Use Restrictions

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

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

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.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Blacksburg (Va.)
  • Christiansburg (Va.)
  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Rotary Club (1923-) (Christiansburg-Blacksburg, Va.)

Container List

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