Finding Aid of the Women&apos;s Association of the Duck Woods Country Club Records, <date calendar="gregorian" era="ce" normal="1986/2001">1986 - 2001</date>, ORG.5091

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Finding Aid of the Women&apos;s Association of the Duck Woods Country Club Records, <date calendar="gregorian" era="ce" normal="1986/2001">1986 - 2001</date>, ORG.5091

Abstract

The Duck Woods Country Club was founded in the mid-1960s under the original name Outer Banks Recreation Association and Duck Woods Golf Course. The name was changed to the Duck Woods Country Club in 1988. The Women's Association was originally called the Outer Banks Recreation Association Women's Auxiliary until 1987, when the name was changed to Women's Association of the Duck Woods Country Club. The purpose of the Women's Association is to serve as a center of interest among the women of the club by promoting social and recreational activities for members, encouraging friendship among these women, and supporting those activities which are in the best interest of the Country Club and the community.
The Women's Association of the Duck Woods Country Club Records consists of newspaper clippings, newsletters, photographs, yearly histories, meeting minutes; and annual reports. There is a gap from 1992 to 1995.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Women's Association of the Duck Woods Country Club Records
Call Number
ORG.5091
Creator
Women's Association of the Duck Woods Country Club
Date
1986 - 2001
Extent
1.23 cubic feet
Language
English
Repository
Outer Banks History Center

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Available for research.

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Copyright is retained by the authors of these materials, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law (Title 17 US Code). Individual researchers are responsible for using these materials in conformance with copyright law as well as any donor restrictions accompanying the materials.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], ORG.5091, Women's Association of the Duck Woods Country Club Records, Outer Banks History Center, Manteo, N.C., U.S.A.

Collection Overview

This collection consists of newspaper clippings, newsletters, photographs, yearly histories, meeting minutes, and annual reports. Though the materials cover the time period 1986-2001, there is a gap from 1992-1995.

Arrangement Note

These materials are divided into three main series: Organizational Papers, Newspaper Clippings, and Photographs.

Historical Note

The Duck Woods Country Club was founded in the mid-1960s under the original name Outer Banks Recreation Association and Duck Woods Golf Course. The name was changed to the Duck Woods Country Club in 1988. The Women's Association was originally called the Outer Banks Recreation Association Women's Auxiliary until 1987, when the name was changed to Women's Association of the Duck Woods Country Club.

The Women's Association is an active group of approximately 200 members who meet monthly (except July and August). The purpose of the Women's Association is to serve as a center of interest among the women of the club by promoting social and recreational activities for members, encouraging friendship among these women, and supporting those activities which are in the best interest of the Country Club and the community. There is an informational or entertaining program each month, often with outside speakers. The Women's Association also supports several philanthropic activities and an annual scholarship.

Contents of the Collection

Collection Contents
Finding Aid
1:1.1
Organizational Papers
8497
Newspaper Clippings
8509
Photographs; some with supporting documentation; some photographs identified
8514

Subject Headings

  • Women's Association of Duck Woods Country Club
  • Women--Societies and clubs--North Carolina--Dare County
  • Southern Shores (N.C.)
  • Acquisitions Information

    Donated by the Women's Association of the Duck Woods Country Club represented by Nancy S. Maturo in 2005.

    Processing Information

  • Processed by Kelly R. Grimm, September, 2009
  • Encoded by Kelly R. Grimm, October, 2009