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A0076 – Rosalie Alvaroe Morrissey Boynton Beach High Class of 1947 Photoalbum Copies

DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title: Rosalie Alvaroe Morrissey Boynton Beach High Class of 1947 Photoalbum Copies
Date span: 1947, 1997
Physical description:  6.83 linear ft. (3 boxes)
Creator(s): Rosalie Alvaroe Morrissey
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.

Additional Physical Form Available: Scans of pages before conservational disassembling available.

Acquisition Information: Gift of Rosalie Morrissey (2018.009)

Custodial History: Donated to the Boynton Cultural Centre (18 March 2000 and 15 November 2001). Transferred to BBCL  23 January 2018.

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

 

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Page from Alvaroe photoalbum
Page from Alvaroe photoalbum featuring
Boynton HIgh Class of 1947

Historical Note: Rosalie Alvaroe (b. 1930) - was raised in Detroit. Her family moved to the Boynton area in the mid-1940s. She graduated Boynton High School in 1947 and was awarded the DAR Good Citizenship award. She attended Palm Beach Junior College starting in 1949, and later Good Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing, where she was “capped” as an RN in 1953, a career she continued throughout her life. In 1957, she married John Morrissey.

Scope and Content Note: Two binders of color photocopies of pages from photoalbums featuring photographs and clippings chiefly featuring the Boynton High School Class of 1947 and the 1997 50th class reunion. Also a poster of caricatures of some participants by John Burgess. 

Keywords:
Boynton High School (Boynton Beach, Fla.)
High school students
Class reunions

Processing Information: Collection processed in 2018 / sms
Date of Finding Aid: May 2019 / gc

 

CONTAINER LIST

Box 1
Photoalbum containing color photocopies of photographs and clippings featuring Boynton High School Class of 1947, often paired with 1997 reunion photos of the same people. Low quality copies.

Box 2
Photoalbum containing color photocopies of photographs and clippings featuring Boynton High School Class of 1947, often paired with 1997 reunion photos of the same people. Low quality copies.

Box 3
Large (22x20) mounted poster featuring caricatures of 10 people, by John Burgess.