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Label
1928-1963
Inclusive dates
1928-1963
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Records, 1928-1963, of the Ruritan National organization, consisting of records, 1928-1958, containing the minutes of the National Board of Directors, 1930-1958 (1 v.); minutes of national conventions, 1933-1958, with a program for the first national convention held in 1932 in Suffolk, Virginia (1 v.); and correspondence, telegrams, committee reports, and newspaper clippings, 1928-1950 (1 v.). Contains 1000 forms with name and occupation of charter members and officers of Ruritan clubs (with charter numbers) in the United States., as well as the location and date the club was chartered, and includes an alphabetical index of club names in the front of each volume. Also contains records 1928-1963, consisting of biographical sketches, bylaws, and charter applications of Ruritan National, Holland Ruritan Club, and Ivor Ruritan Club (1928-1963); Ruritan National convention programs (1932-1957) and district convention programs (1936-1956)
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Biographical or historical data
The first club was organized in 1928 in Holland, Nansemond County, Virginia, as a rural civic club which was concerned with the problems of the farming community, including agriculture, education, church, youth, etc., and included farmers, as well as business and professional members. Ruritan National was organized in April 1930 and held its first national convention in Suffolk Virginia on 15 January 1932.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Records
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Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vi01873.html
Arrangement
Arrangement is by accession number and chronologically therein.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
1.35
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Downing, Thomas V.
  • Ruritan National
  • Downing, Thomas V.
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000497696
Type of unit
cu. ft.

Library Locations

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