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Ghent Neighborhood League Records

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Scope and Contents

Biographical Note

Administrative Information

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Neighborhood Newsletters

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Minutes



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Ghent Neighborhood League Records, 1968-2010 | Sargeant Memorial Collection

By Allicen Dickerson

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Collection Overview

Title: Ghent Neighborhood League Records, 1968-2010Add to your cart.

Predominant Dates:1990s-2000s

ID: 001/01/MSS 2015-038

Primary Creator: Ghent Neighborhood League (1962-)

Extent: 5.0 Boxes

Arrangement: Arranged chronologically, then alphabetically. Minutes (Series 3) donated in 2022 are arranged in chronological order.

Date Acquired: 09/17/2015. More info below under Accruals.

Subjects: Buildings, Businesses, Clubs, Economic development--Virginia--Norfolk, Norfolk (Va.), Norfolk (Va.)--Social life and customs--20th century, Organizations, Schools, Urban renewal

Forms of Material: Advertisements, Clippings (information artifacts), Fliers (printed matter), Indexes (reference sources), Minutes (administrative records), Newsletters, Newspapers, Photographs, Printed ephemera

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Circa 1990s-2000s newsletters of Ghent and other neighborhoods/civic leagues in Norfolk, Virginia. The collection also includes booklets, clippings, and other papers from 1968 to 2009 collected by members of the Ghent Neighborhood League regarding businesses, homes, schools, and other subjects relating primarily to Ghent. Minutes include volumes 14-16 (1974-1976), 41-43 (2001-2003), 45 (2005), and an index for volumes covering the years 1962-2005.

Biographical Note

Ghent Neighborhood League is a city-recognized civic association in Norfolk, Virginia. It formed in 1962 "to coordinate citizen interest and activity in preserving the neighborhood." As of March 1963, the League had more than 500 members. The Ghent Neighborhood League is comprised of Ghent homeowners and encompasses the area bound by the Hague, Colonial Avenue, 21st Street, and Hampton Boulevard.

Subject/Index Terms

Buildings
Businesses
Clubs
Economic development--Virginia--Norfolk
Norfolk (Va.)
Norfolk (Va.)--Social life and customs--20th century
Organizations
Schools
Urban renewal

Administrative Information

Repository: Sargeant Memorial Collection

Accruals: MSS 2022-002.

Access Restrictions: This collection is open to all researchers.

Use Restrictions: The status of copyright for these materials is governed by Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U. S. C.). Copyright restrictions may apply.

Acquisition Source: Susanne Williams; Irene O'Brien by donation

Preferred Citation: Ghent Neighborhood League Records, MSS 2015-038, Sargeant Memorial Collection, Norfolk Public Library, Norfolk, Virginia.

Processing Information: Processed January 2019; March 11, 2022.


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[Series 1: Neighborhood Newsletters, 1990-2010, undated],
[Series 2: Records, 1968-2009, undated],
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Series 3: Minutes, 1974-2005, 2008Add to your cart.
Volumes 14-16, 41-43, and 45.
Box 4: Minutes, 1974-1976Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Volume 14, A-E, Ghent Neighborhood League, 1974Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Volume 14, F-G, Ghent Neighborhood League, 1974Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Volume 15, A-E, Ghent Neighborhood League, 1975Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Volume 15, F-H, Ghent Neighborhood League, 1975Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Volume 16, A-E, Ghent Neighborhood League, 1976Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Volume 16, F-H, Ghent Neighborhood League, 1976Add to your cart.
Box 5: Minutes, 2001-2003, 2005, 2008Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Volume 41, Ghent Neighborhood League, 2001Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Volume 42, Ghent Neighborhood League, 2002Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Volume 43, Ghent Neighborhood League, 2003Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Volume 45, Ghent Neighborhood League, 2005Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Ghent Neighborhood League Files: A Compilation of the Indexes, 1962-2005, 2008Add to your cart.

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[Series 1: Neighborhood Newsletters, 1990-2010, undated],
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