2022 Accessions List


 
A0093-0162022.001 (1/26/2022) Gift of Anonymous. Photo album, probably created by Lee Allan Singer (1935-2007) and three loose photos. Originally two photo albums, dropped off at front desk of Historical Society of Palm Beach County (2019-09-19) with no name. Donor found it in a mobile home he moved into; the previous occupant had died. Added to: A0093 Singer Family Photoalbum.
2022.002.001 (1/31/2022) Gift of Voncile Smith. 2 linear ft. of files, accumulated as the editor of the Boynton Beach Historical Society (BBHS) newsletter. Includes some personal papers and photographs donated to the BBHS. Also, two boxes of Boynton Beach newspapers. Added to: Individual collections added separately, A0059 BBHS collection.
A0094-0012022.002.002 (1/31/2022) Gift of Herb Zobel via the BBHS. Betty Magnuson Law Zobel Collection, including photos and programs of Boynton High Class of 1945 and 1995 reunion, clippings of Herb Zobel’s activities and garden store, also junior high school commencement programs. Sent to BBHS newsletter editor (Voncile Smith). BBHS newsletter published these in Nov 2016; included photos not here now. BBHS newsletter (Feb 2016) notes that these items were sent in by Herb Zobel, found among his wife's (Betty Jean Zobel) things. Added to: A0094 Betty Magnuson Law Zobel Collection (View online)
A0095-0222022.002.003 (1/31/2022) Gift of Billie Swilley via the BBHS. 21 photos, chiefly family members, also Boynton school cheerleaders (1948), sports teams (c. 1948) class photos (1947) and other images. Sent to BBHS newsletter editor (Voncile Smith) by Del and Billie Swilley, perhaps in 2007. BBHS newsletter (Feb 2017) notes that the Weeks family had sent them in. Many stamped "Billie Swilley." Added to: A0095 Swilley Weeks Collection (View online)
A0096-0082022.002.004 (1/31/2022) Gift of Grace Knuth via the BBHS. Photos: BHS 1949, dinner 1968, firemen 1979; BHS 1949 graduation material; BHS 1947 notes. Sent to BBHS newsletter editor by Grace Knuth on 2017-02-08. Added to: A0096 Gladys Knuth Collection (View online)
A0051-5-0252022.002.005 (1/31/2022) Gift of Unknown via the BBHS. Jean Pipes and Jay Willard Pipes material, sent to BBHS newsletter editor (Voncile Smith). Added to: A0051 Pipes Collection (View online)
A0098-0032022.002.006 (1/31/2022) Gift of Don Cherry Jr. via the BBHS. Set of photographs with letter saying to add these photos to the BBHS collection. Sent to BBHS newsletter editor (Voncile Smith) by Don E. Cherry. Added to: A0098 Don Cherry Jr. Photographs (View online)
A0027-14-0262022.002.007 (1/31/2022) Gift of Anne Weems Michael via the BBHS. Photo of the first grade class of 1939. Sent to BBHS newsletter editor (Voncile Smith) by Anne Weems Michael. Published in the BBHS Historian in April 2006. Added to: A0027 Boynton Beach Elementary School Collection, A0027-14-026 (View online)
A0035-21-0062022.003, 005, 007, 010, 013 (Feb & March 2022) Gift of Miss Gillian. Recordings of student dance performances, scrapbooks, Bernard Thomas material, CD of Jezebel (her composition). Added to: A0035 Miss Gillian Collection (View a performance online)
2022.004 (2/17/2022) Gift of Boynton Beach Historical Society. Posters for Florida Highwayman shows 2019, 2020, 2021 Added to: A0059 BBHS Collection
SC2022-0062022.006 (3/1/2022) Transfer from Glen Weiss, City of Boynton Beach Public Art Dept. Digital photo of Bud's Chicken old sign. Added to: SC2022-006
A0097-0172022.008 (3/7/2022) Gift of Pamela Traylor Anwyll. Barbara Spinks Traylor's papers, including material from Boynton High School (1951), Junior Woman's Club (1964-1967), school reunion materials (1997, 2001, 2005), and clippings. Also some high school materials from brother Kenneth (1950). High School letters (1937-1938). Photographs include Boynton Elementary first grade class (1935), old boyfriends (1949-1954), Junior Woman's Club pageants (1966-1967). Added to: A0085 Traylor Family Collection (View online)
2022.009, 041, 046 (3/8/2022, 9/17/2022, 11/15/2022) Gift of Diana Dennis. Leisureville newspapers. Added to: A0010 Newspaper Collection
2022.011 (3/16/2022) Gift of Sheila Rousseau Taylor. War in Paradise by Eliot Kleinberg. Added to: Florida books
SC2022-012-xmas-19602022.012, 018 (3/22/2022, 4/22/2022) Gift of Sarah Thomas Bollenbacher. Scans of Bernard Thomas' family Christmas cards, each featuring a drawing of his family that year. Added to: A0047 Bernard Thomas Collection (View online)
A0027-14-0252022.014 (3/29/2022) Gift of Marjorie Lamb Bynum. Photo of Boynton Junior High 8th grade graduation, 1951. Added to: A0027 Boynton Beach Elementary School Collection, A0027-14-025 (View online)
court_book2022.015.001 (4/20/2022) Gift of Susan Sinclair via the BBHS. 5 ledgers. 1. Town clerk's notes, including court records (1921-1923) and street improvements (1922-1925); 2. Mayor's docket (1923-06-04 to 1925-04-04); 3. Mayor's docket (1925-04-04 to 1925-12-08); 4. Court results (1949-01-12 to 1953-09-19); 5. Police court docket (1927-01-18 to 1935-09-09). Added to: A0008 City Collection (View police court docket online)

2022.015.002 (4/20/2022) Gift of BBHS. Sign "Save Historic Boynton High School, Treasure Boynton's History, Boynton Beach Historical Society" 109 inches wide. Added to: A0059 BBHS Collection

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A0023-painting2022.016 (4/21/2022) Gift of Frances D'Almeida. Materials from inside the Andrews House (306 SE First Avenue, Boynton Beach Florida), including Nathan Boynton portrait, photos (mostly non Boynton Beach), framed warranty deed, abstracts of titles. Chiefly added to: A0023 Andrews House Collection, non-Boynton photos (Iddings family) sent to Monroe County Chapter of Ohio Genealogical Society.
A0008-PL-LaVerrierre-20222022.017 (4/22/2022) Transfer from Candice Walls, City of Boynton Beach. Two plaques from the side of a building. Added to: A0008 City Collection
2022.019 (5/16/2022) Transfer from City of Boynton Beach, HR Dept.? Photo of Jerry Taylor (3 copies) and photo of Jerry Taylor with 4 other unidentified men by Davidoff Studios Photography. Added to: A0013 Boynton Beach Photo Collection
2022.020 (5/16/2022) Transfer from Unknown. Newspaper with article about art installation, with signature of artist. Found in mailbox. Added to: A0008 City Collection
2022.021 (5/16/2022) Gift of Barbara Ready. City of Boynton Beach Proclamation of Historic Preservation Month May 2022. Added to: A0008 City Collection
2022.022 (5/23/2022) Transfer from City Clerk's office. St. Joseph's Episcopal Church School closure protest sign ("Save our School"), car magnet (Jaguars, St. Joseph's Episcopal School), book (St. Joseph's Episcopal Church 60th anniversary 1956-2016). Left at City Commission meeting (5/2022) when people expressed dismay about closure of St Joseph School.
2022.023 (5/26/2022) Gift of Unknown. Photographic postcard featuring landscape. Postmarked 9 Oct 1934 California, to Miss Eunice Lewerenz from Mary Adams. Came in mail in envelope with no return address, with photocopy of page of the BBHS Historian (Feb 2017 issue) with the name "Eunice Lewerenz" highlighted. Added to: A0048 Postcard Collection
2022.024 (6/23/2022) Digital images of the efforts to preserve Boynton High School building from Facebook. Collected for display and archival documentation; photographer: John McGovern; unable to get use permission. Added to: A0099 BHS Preservation Efforts Collection
2022.025 (6/23/2022) 3 digital images of booth at pirate festival featuring banner for saving the Boynton High School, 24 October 2015, from Facebook. Collected for display and archival documentation; photographer: Tally Niki; unable to get use permission. Added to: A0099 BHS Preservation Efforts Collection
A0099-Hall-0022022.026 (6/23/2022) Gift of David Hall. 5 digital images of the preservation of the high school efforts from Facebook. Collected for display and archival documentation; able to get use permission (Donor declined to give email or fill out form, but have correspondence authorizing donation). Added to: A0099 BHS Preservation Efforts Collection (View online)
A0099-Hendricks-0032022.027 (6/23/2022) Gift of G. Allan Hendricks. 5 Digital images of the preservation of the high school efforts from Facebook, plus 45 images (some duplicates of Facebook images, some photoshopped, some historical). Collected for display and archival documentation; able to get use permission. Added to: A0099 BHS Preservation Efforts Collection (View online)
2022.028 (6/24/2022) 1 digital image of the preservation of the high school efforts from Facebook. Collected for display and archival documentation; photographer: Jeffrey Sciarra; unable to get use permission. Added to: A0099 BHS Preservation Efforts Collection
A0099-Koskoff-0052022.029 (6/24/2022) Gift of Sharon Koskoff. 43 digital images of the preservation of the high school efforts. Collected for display and archival documentation; able to get use permission. Added to: A0099 BHS Preservation Efforts Collection (View online)
A0099-Naughton-0032022.030 (6/24/2022) Gift of Janet Naughton. 14 digital images of the preservation of the high school efforts. Collected for display and archival documentation; able to get use permission. Added to: A0099 BHS Preservation Efforts Collection (View online)
Ready_FB-0262022.031 (6/24/2022) Gift of Barbara Ready. Digital images of the preservation of the high school efforts and before and after of building. Collected for display and archival documentation; able to get use permission. Added to: A0099 BHS Preservation Efforts Collection
A0099-Feldman-0012022.032 (6/24/2022) Gift of Jesse Feldman. Digital images of the preservation of the high school efforts from FB. Collected for display and archival documentation; able to get use permission. Added to: A0099 BHS Preservation Efforts Collection (View online)
2022.033.001 (6/27/2022) Gift of Janet Naughton. "Noel Buffet," handbound book with recipes from Methodist Church members, 1962. Added to: A0019 Methodist Church Collection
2022.033.002 (6/27/2022) Gift of Janet Naughton. Traylor family papers. Includes: 3 driver's licenses of Mary Leola Griffin Traylor (1956-1958); clippings; award allowing Bernice Traylor to attend the 4-H short course (1941); Dan Kenniff (1885-1974) driver's license (1956) and car registration (1926, 1956); letter from Mary Leola Griffin Traylor (1956-1958) to husband H.B. Traylor (1953) from hospital in Orlando; Sears card (c. 1955); play (Lindy Lou: a comedy in three acts) with note stating that Bernice Traylor and Stanley Weaver starred in production in high school. Provenance: Sent by Pamela Traylor Anwyll to Janet Naughton, in envelope postmarked 19 June 2020. Possibly donated to BBHS. Added to: A0085 Traylor Family Collection
SC2022-0322022.034 (6/27/2022) Scans gift of Jill Zobel. Photo of Herb Zobel and document on the life of Herb Zobel. Added to: A0094 Betty Magnuson Law Zobel Collection
A0013-59-0012022.035 (7/19/2022) Gift of Historic Society of Palm Beach County, Palm Beach Post Collection. Two photos: Joe Ambridge, Dayna Smith. Added to: A0013 Boynton Beach Photo Collection


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(7/22/2022) Gift of Anonymous. Royal Portable Standard aka "Model O" typewriter, c. 1936, books; clippings; tintype; wedding invitations. Not Boynton related. Added to: A0092 Art & Artifact Collection
2022.037 (8/3/2022) Gift of BBHS. Large white corrugated sheets of cardboard with clippings and a few photos. Created by Barbara Thomas for Library Florida Room, stored in Oyer Insurance building. Included transcription of letter from Bessie Muggleton to “folks up north” detailing her experiences in the 1928 hurricane in Boynton (View online) Added to: A0059 BBHS Collection
A0085-1-3-0012022.038 (8/15/2022) Gift of Pamela Traylor Anwyll. Letter from Marina de Castro to Mr. Felipe and Mrs. Felipe Traylor, 1959-12-10, with apologies for lack of contact due to death of son Roberto at the hands of Capt Evelio Mata and persecution by police in Batista; Boynton High athletic letter; Report cards for Philip Traylor, Boynton Elementary School, 1935-1941; Seacrest High School commencement program 1951; 10 cent Defense Stamp Album for the purchase of United States Defense Savings Bonds; two reading primers; photographs. Added to: A0085 Traylor Family Collection
A0100-0012022.039 (8/22/2022) Gift of Victor Venos. 7 photos of Dan, Maxine, and Butchie Venos at the Boynton Inlet Fish Haven, c. 1950. Added to: A0100 Venos Collection
A0099-Wilson-0192022.040 (8/31/2022) Gift of Michael Wilson. 25 Digital images of the preservation of the high school efforts from Facebook. Collected for display and archival documentation; able to get use permission. Added to: A0099 BHS Preservation Efforts Collection (View online)
2022.042 (9/21/2022) Gift of Anne Watts. Florida Historical Quarterly, 3 issues: V. 94, numbers 3 & 4, and V. 95 number 2016; two Women's Club yearbooks (2019-2020 and 2020-2021). Added to: Periodical collection and A0004 Boynton Woman's Club Collection
2022.043 (9/23/2022) Gift of Briny Breezes Library. Florida history books. 
2022.044 (10/24/2022) Transfer from Eleanor Krusell, City of Boynton Beach Marketing Dept. 2 8x10 b/w 1965 photos of house at NE corner of NE 1st Ave and Seacrest Blvd. taken by William Walters. Added to: A0013 Boynton Beach Photo Collection, A0013-58
2022.045 (10/31/2022) Gift of Georgen Charnes. Book: Port St Lucie: A City for All People. Added to: Florida books

2022.047 (12/7/2022) Gift of Oyer family. 1961 sign: Boynton Beach News Our 16th Year. Added to: A0092 Art & Artifact Collection

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2022.048 (12/8/2022) Gift Pamela Anwyll. Two newspapers: Boynton Beach News Journal 1970-10-01, 1970-09-03 Added to: A0010 Newspaper Collection
A0008-26-0022022.049 (12/21/2022) Transfer from Eleanor Krusell, City of Boynton Beach Marketing Dept. Centennial plate. Added to: A0008 City Collection