A0052 – Boynton Beach Jaycees Collection

A0052 – Boynton Beach Jaycees Collection


Title: Boynton Beach Jaycees Collection
 Date span: 1965-1983
 Physical description: 2.5 linear ft. (4 boxes)
 Creator(s): Unknown
 Language note: English



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Acquisition Information: Unknown

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



Historical Note: The "Jaycees," also known as the United States Junior Chamber, or JCI USA, is a not-for-profit organization leadership training and civic organization for people between the ages of 18 and 40; they supported many charitable causes. The Boynton Beach Chapter was established in 1960, but disbanded in 1981, regrouped, and then disbanded again in about 1989.

Scope and Content Note: Awards, from and to the Boynton Jaycees (c. 1977-1983), papers, including meeting minutes (1978, 1982-1983), event and financial records (1982). Also a scrapbook, chiefly black and white photographs of events between 1965 and 1971, including soap box derbies, annual turkey shoots, and parties.

Processing Information: Collection processed in c. 2017 by sms
Date of Finding Aid: April 2019 /gc



Box 1
    From the Jaycees
    To the Jaycees
Correspondence: 1982-1983
Ephemera: including buttons, patches, activity guides, rubber stamps, c. 1983
Events: Permit to solicit for turkey shoot, 1982-1983
Financial Records: invoices, bank statements 1982

Box 2
Awards to Jaycees, 1977-1983

Box 3
Florida Jaycees: including local president’s manual 1981-1982, gatornotes 1982
Meeting Minutes: 1978, 1982, 1983
Membership: rosters, reports 1983
Newsletters: 1982
United States Jaycees: n.d. brochure

Box 4
Scrapbook 1965-1971, includes some clippings and unidentified photos of events, including soapbox derbies, shooting, and parties.