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A0011 – Greater Boynton Beach Chamber of Commerce Collection

 

DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title: Greater Boynton Beach Chamber of Commerce Collection
Date span: 1948-2009
Physical description: 3 linear ft (8 boxes)
Creator(s): Greater Boynton Beach Chamber of Commerce
Language note: English

 

ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION

Restriction on access: The collection is available for supervised use by appointment during normal Boynton Beach City Library hours. Users are required to complete a registration form and comply with the library’s regulations governing use.

Terms governing use and reproduction: Materials in the collections are to be used for private study, scholarship, or research in accord with the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code). The Boynton Beach City Library adheres to all conditions specified in the law when providing reproductions of copyrighted material. Any use of a reproduction in excess of “fair use," may result in the user’s liability for copyright infringement.

Acquisition information: Found in archives, cataloged 2016

Accession numbers: 2016.011

Preferred Citation: Collection title including series, box, and folder numbers, Boynton Beach City Library

 

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Historical Note: The Greater Boynton Beach Chamber of Commerce is a private not-for-profit membership organization founded in 1925 whose mission is to publicize and assist its member businesses.

Scope and Content Note:  Chiefly publications of the Chamber, including guides, magazines, and a digital file of a video about Boynton Beach, 1988, produced by Jeff Alderman, Bob Oeniksi, and James Titcomb. Photographs are chiefly of unidentified events c. 1970. Some earlier material, including by-laws, minutes, correspondence, programs, and clippings.

Keywords: 
Greater Boynton Beach Chamber of Commerce--Archives
Boards of trade--Florida--Boynton Beach--Archives
Boynton Beach (Fla.)--History--Archives
Guidebooks
Archival materials

Processing Information: Collection processed in 2017 / sms
Date of finding aid: March 2019 / gc

 

CONTENTS

Box 1
Series 1-By-Laws, 1948
Series 2-Minutes, 1948-1952
Series 3-Correspondence, 1954-1967, 1982
Series 4-Events/Programs, 1968-1969
Series 5-Newsclippings, 1949-1958, 1969

Box 2 Series 6-Newsletters, 1976-1989

Box 3 Series 7-Publications:
    Subseries 1-Calendars
    Subseries 2-Guide and Membership Directory, 1952, 1968, 1970-1985

Box 4 Series 7-Publications: Subseries 2-Guide and Membership Directory, 1986-2002

Box 5 Series 7-Publications: Subseries 2-Guide and Membership Directory, 2003-2009

Box 6 Series 7-Publications: 
    Subseries 2-Guide and Membership Directory, 2010-
    Subseries 3-Pamphlets and Brochures

Box 7 Series 7-Publications: 
    Subseries 4-The Boyntoneer, 1970
    Subseries 5-Boynton Chamber Update, 1983
    Subseries 6-Horizons, 1998, 2000
    Subseries 7-Business Monthly, 2008-2009
    Subseries 8-Boynton Hi-Lite (photocopy), 1926
    Subseries 9-Greater Boynton Magazine, 2007

Box 8 
Series 8-Photographs, c. 1970
Series 9-Video: digital file of film on Boynton Beach, 1988, produced by Jeff Alderman, Bob Olenik, and James Titcomb for the Boynton Beach Chamber of Commerce. Running time 12:43