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Collection Number: 05243

Collection Title: Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004

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Size 2.0 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 500 items)
Abstract The Jamestowne Society, First North Carolina Company, was organized in December 1986. Members are descendants of early English ancestors who helped found the Jamestowne settlement in Virgina in 1607. Records include annual reports, by-laws, correspondence, and newsletters of the organization. Correspondence is largely with members and officers of the organization regarding events and membership. Files on prospective members contain correspondence with individuals seeking membership in the First North Carolina Company of the Jamestowne Society. Also included are materials from semi-annual meetings held by the organization.
Creator Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
This collection contains additional materials that are not processed and are currently not available to researchers. For information about access to these materials, contact Research and Instructional Services staff. Please be advised that preparing unprocessed materials for access can be a lengthy process.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records #5243, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received from Sara M. Jones of Durham, N.C., in October 2005 (Acc. 100247).
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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The Jamestowne Society, First North Carolina Company, was organized in December 1986. Members are descendants of early English ancestors who helped found the Jamestowne settlement in Virgina in 1607.

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Records include annual reports, by-laws, correspondence, and newsletters of the Jamestowne Society, First North Carolina Company, whose members are descendants of founders of the Jamestowne settlement in Virginia. Correspondence is largely with members and officers of the organization regarding events and membership. Files on prospective members contain correspondence with individuals seeking membership in the First North Carolina Company of the Jamestowne Society. Also included are materials from semi-annual meetings held by the organization.

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Contents list

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About 500 items.
Folder 1

Annual Reports, 1991-2001 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 1

Folder 2

By-Laws #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 2

Folder 3

Correspondence, 1987-1990 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 3

Folder 4-5

Folder 4

Folder 5

Correspondence, 1991 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 4-5

Folder 6-7

Folder 6

Folder 7

Correspondence, 1992 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 6-7

Folder 8-9

Folder 8

Folder 9

Correspondence, 1993 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 8-9

Folder 10

Correspondence, 1994 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 10

Folder 11

Correspondence, 1995 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 11

Folder 12-13

Folder 12

Folder 13

Correspondence, 1996 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 12-13

Folder 14-15

Folder 14

Folder 15

Correspondence, 1997 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 14-15

Folder 16

Correspondence, 1998 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 16

Folder 17-18

Folder 17

Folder 18

Correspondence, 1999 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 17-18

Folder 19

Correspondence, 2000 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 19

Folder 20

Correspondence, 2001 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 20

Folder 21

Meetings, 1986-2002 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 21

Folder 22

Miscellaneous #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 22

Folder 23

Newsletters, 1987-1993 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 23

Folder 24

Newsletters, 1994-2002 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 24

Folder 25

Prospective Members, 1987-1993 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 25

Folder 26

Prospective Members, 1994-1995 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 26

Folder 27

Prospective Members, 1996-1998 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 27

Folder 28

Prospective Members, 1999 #05243, Series: "Jamestowne Society. First North Carolina Company Records, 1987-2004." Folder 28

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Processing Information

Processed by: Jodi Berkowitz, July 2006

Encoded by: Jodi Berkowitz, July 2006

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