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A0026 – Palm Beach Leisureville Collection

DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title: Palm Beach Leisureville Collection
Date span: 1969
Physical description: .25 linear ft. (1 box)
Language note: English
Closed or open collection: open

 

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: Gift of Diana Dennis (2015.001, 2017.002)

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

 

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Historical Note: There are two communities in Boynton Beach named “Leisureville.” One is Boynton Leisureville, and the other “Palm Beach Leisureville.”

Scope and Content Note: Small collection including information on the citizens patrol photos, and brochures with floor plans of the different models of houses, including The Carlyle, The Colony, The Esquire, The Mayfair, The Pacesetter, and the Suncoast.


Keywords:
Retirement communities
Planned communities
Gated communities

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

 

CONTENTS

Box 1
Citizens’ patrol photo
Sales brochures