A0095 – Swilley-Weeks Collection

A0095 – Swilley-Weeks Collection


Date span: 1945-2000
Physical description: .15 linear ft. (35 items)
Language note:  English


Restriction on Access: The collection is available for supervised use by appointment during normal Boynton Beach City Library hours. Users are required to 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: Many photographs scanned and available online.

Acquisition information: Gift of Voncile Smith (2022.002.003)

Custodial history: Held by Voncile Smith until donated.

Preferred Citation: From the collections of the Boynton Beach City Library Local History Archives, Swilley-Weeks Collection (A0095), item numbers.

Processing Information: Collection processed in March 2022 by Georgen Charnes.

Date of finding aid: March 2022.


Historical Note:  William Henry Weeks (1885-1974) and Merle Curry Weeks (1889-1956) moved to Palm Beach County in 1934. They were followed by other family, including daughter Versie Oletta Weeks Swilley (1914-2002) and husband Collice C. Swilley (1912-1997), and their four children, Jesse Collice "J.C." Swilley (1933–2010), Delma Wayne Swilley (1934–2017), Peggy Swilley (1937–2003), Robert Holland Swilley (1938–2010).

Scope and Content Note: Family photographs of the Swilley and Weeks families.


Box 1                                   
A0095-001    Three children, 1945
A0095-002    Three children, 1945
A0095-003    Evelyn Covington, c. 1954
A0095-004    Bob Lingle
A0095-005    Del Swilley in cap and gown, 1953     
A0095-006    Swilley women and sailfish, c. 1955
A0095-007    Evelyn Covington, William H. Weeks, and Mary Jo Covington, c. 1955    
A0095-008    Men of the Weeks family, c. 1948
A0095-009    Swilley and Weeks, c. 1980s
A0095-010    Lanier 50th anniversary 1988
A0095-011    Unidentified group portrait, c 1980s
A0095-012    Swilley family, 1995
A0095-013    Evelyn Covington Cardile, c. 1980s
A0095-014    Del and Billie Swilley, 2004
A0095-015    Lloyd Weeks family, c. 2000s
A0095-016    Weeks family, c. 2000s
A0095-017    Weeks family, c. 2000s
A0095-019    Gladys Weeks, 1944                
A0095-020    Children of Collice and Versie Swilley, c. 1940
A0095-021    Bob Swilley, c. 1960s            
A0095-022    Boynton High School cheerleaders, 1948                          
A0095-023    Boynton High School cheerleaders, 1948
A0095-024    Boynton Elementary School, c. 1947                            
A0095-025    Boynton Junior High School Class photo, 21 March 1947    
A0095-026    Boynton Beach Junior High basketball players and cheerleaders, c. 1950
A0095-027    Robert Holland Swilley, c. 1955                            
A0095-028    Catch made on The Adventuress, c. 1960
A0095-029    USS Walker (DD-517), c. 1951    
A0095-030    Flag raising at military camp, c. 1951
A0095-031    J.C. Swilley, c. 1955  
A0095-032    Tim Swilley, c. 1980s
A0095-033    Christmas card, c. 2000s
A0095-034    Versie Oletta Weeks Swilley, c. 2000
A0095-035   Top Hat Drive In, c. 1950