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Parker Newcomers Club scrapbooks, 1977-2010

 Collection
Identifier: C-15005

Scope and Contents

Collection includes fourteen (14) albums of photographs, news clippings, and ephemera dated 1977-2010. Many pages within the scrapbooks were hand-crafted and contain cut photographs and annotations. The scrapbooks, as a whole, reflect the events and activities of the Parker Newcomers Club in and around the Parker area.

Dates

  • 1977-2010

Conditions Governing Access

There are no access restrictions to this collection.

Physical access to Archives & Local History material is non-circulating, requires staff retrieval and is available by appointment during normal library hours.

Historical Note

According to the Parker Newcomers Club website: the organization was founded in 1973 by Liel Graham and its mission is to provide new friendships, activities, social contacts, and a welcome to the women of Parker.

Extent

13 Linear Feet (10 boxes (8 record cartons, two OS flat boxes))

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

None.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Marilyn Whitcomb (Parker Newcomers Club president) in 2015 and by other PNC members in subsequent years.

Processing Information

Processed by Blake Graham.
  • Clubs Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
  • Parker (Colo.) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
  • Scrapbooks Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Title
Guide to the Parker Newcomers Club scrapbook collection
Status
In Progress
Author
Blake Graham
Date
2015-08-19
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • 2019-11-20: Edited and updated to include new accruals.

Repository Details

Part of the Douglas County Libraries Archives and Local History Repository

Contact:
100 South Wilcox Street
Castle Rock CO 80104 United States
303-688-7730