Guide to the Greater Reston Newcomers and Neighbors Club scrapbook collection, 1974-2010

Greater Reston Newcomers and Neighbors Club scrapbook C0234


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Contact Information:

Fenwick Library (2FL)

George Mason University

Fairfax, Virginia 22030-4444

USA

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Descriptive Summary

Repository George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections Research Center
Creator Women's Club of Greater Reston (Reston, Va.)
Title Greater Reston Newcomers and Neighbors Club scrapbook collection
Date 1974-2010
Physical Characteristics 5 linear feet (7 boxes)
Abstract The 12 scrapbooks document the club's activities and each scrapbook covers a range of years beginning in 1974. The collection is dated from 1974 to 2010 and is contained in 7 boxes.
Collection Number C0234
Language English

Historical note

The Greater Reston Newcomers and Neighbors Club was founded in 1969 as a women's social organization. The Club's purpose is to extend a friendly, helping hand, to offer the opportunity to make new friends, find camaraderie, and enjoy a variety of creative, social, and recreational activities from September through June. The club currently meets under the name Women's Club of Greater Reston.

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Scope and Content

12 scrapbooks that contain newsclippings and photographs of the activities of the Greater Reston Newcomers and Neighbors Club. The collection is dated from 1974 to 2010 and is contained in 7 boxes.

The collection consists of scrapbooks from the Greater Reston Newcomers and Neighbors Club. Included in the scrapbooks are photographs, newsclippings, programs and other items from different years in the Greater Reston Newcomers and Neighbors Club's history.

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Arrangement

Organized in one series chronologically.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

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Related Material

The Special Collections Research Center also holds the Planned Community Archives and other personal papers and organizational records that document Reston, Virginia, and other planned communities.

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Index Terms

Corporate Names:

Greater Reston Newcomers and Neighbors Club (Reston, Va.)

Geographical Names:

Reston (Va.)

Document Types:

Scrapbooks.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Greater Reston Newcomers and Neighbors Club Scrapbook Collection, Collection # C0234, Special Collections Research Center, George Mason University Libraries.

Acquisition Information

Donated by the Women's Club of Greater Reston on April 4, 2013.

Processing Information

Processing and EAD markup completed in November 2013 by Kerry Mitchell.

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Contents List

Greater Reston Newcomers and Neighbors Club scrapbook collection, 1974-2010
Box
1 Scrapbook, 1974-1976
Scrapbook, 1981-1984
Box
2 Scrapbook, 1987-1989
Box Folder
3 1 Scrapbook, 1989-1992
2 Scrapbook, 1992-1993
Box
4 Scrapbook, 1993-1994
Box
5 Scrapbook, 1994
Box
6 Scrapbook, 1995-1996
Box Folder
3 3 Scrapbook, 1997-1998
Box
7 Scrapbook, 1999-2001
Box Folder
3 4 Scrapbook, 2001-2002
Box
7 Scrapbook, 2009-2010
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