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Descriptive Summary

Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

University of Texas Arlington

Rotary International. District 5790. District Governor Charles Kurtzman Records:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Rotary International. District 5790. District Governor Charles Kurtzman.
Title: Rotary International. District 5790. District Governor Charles Kurtzman Records
Inclusive Dates: 1997-2004
Bulk Dates: 2003-2004
Abstract: Rotary International District 5790 encompassed 68 Rotary clubs in north central Texas during the tenure of District Governor Charles Kurtzman, July 1, 2003 through June 30, 2004. These 68 Rotary clubs are located from Tarrant County west, ranging from Arlington to Hamlin, and Vernon to Brownwood. Kurtzman's home Rotary club is Fort Worth South. Kurtzman is a physicist by training, and at the time of his district governorship, was a computer consultant for pharmaceutical companies and blood centers. This collection represents the records that Kurtzman maintained for all 68 Rotary clubs in his district. Arranged by the name of the club, each file generally includes reports of visits to the club by the District Governor or Assistant District Governor plus materials that relate specifically to that particular Rotary club. These additional items could include, but are not limited to correspondence, lists of club officers and committee chairs, membership lists, newsletters, and information about civic and service projects. These records provide a summary of Rotary club activities in north central Texas from 2003 to 2004.
Identification: AR559
Extent: 5 boxes (1.8 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Historical Note

Rotary International District 5790 encompassed 68 Rotary clubs in north central Texas during the tenure of District Governor Charles Kurtzman, July 1, 2003 through June 30, 2004. These 68 Rotary clubs are located from Tarrant County west, ranging from Arlington to Hamlin, and Vernon to Brownwood. Kurtzman's home Rotary club is Fort Worth South. Kurtzman is a physicist by training, and at the time of his district governorship, was a computer consultant for pharmaceutical companies and blood centers.

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Scope and Contents

Club visit reports, correspondence, newsletters, membership lists, reports, printed materials. This collection represents the records that Kurtzman maintained for all 68 Rotary clubs during his tenure as District Governor. Arranged alphabetically by the name of the club, each file generally includes reports of visits to the club by the District Governor or Assistant District Governor plus materials that relate specifically to that particular Rotary club. These additional items could include, but are not limited to correspondence, lists of club officers and committee chairs, membership lists, newsletters, and information about civic and service projects. These records provide a summary of Rotary club activities in north central Texas from 2003 to 2004.

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Organization

Arranged alphabetically by the name of the club, e.g. Fort Worth, Fort Worth East, Fort Worth Horizon, Fort Worth North, Fort Worth South, and Fort Worth Southwest. There are two exceptions: to maintain the creator's original order, Great Southwestern Arlington is filed as Arlington Great Southwestern and Western Fort Worth is filed as Fort Worth Western.

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Restrictions

Access

Open for research.

Literary Rights Statement

Permission to publish, reproduce, distribute, or use by any and all other current or future developed methods or procedures must be obtained in writing from Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library. All rights are reserved and retained regardless of current or future development or laws that may apply to fair use standards.

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Index Terms

These materials are indexed under the following headings in the catalog of The University of Texas at Arlington Library. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Persons
Kurtzman, Charles--Archives.
Organizations
Rotary International. District 5790 (Tex.)--Archives.
Alternate Titles
Historical Manuscript Collection

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Related Material

02022 Unprocessed mss. 2011-44: Rotary International. District 5790. District Governor Ken Jones Records

02021 Unprocessed mss. 2011-46: Rotary Club of Stephenville Records

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Administrative Information

Provenance

Gift of Charles Kurtzman, 2010.

Citation

Rotary International. District 5790. District Governor Charles Kurtzman Records, AR559, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library.

Acquisition

Gift, 2010.

Accessioned as number 2011-45.

Processing Information

Kurtzman's club files were transferred directly from his notebooks to file folders. The content of larger files were split among several folders, but the original order of the pages was maintained. Generally, Kurtzman arranged the materials in reverse order, with the most recent item on top. No additional arrangement was imposed on the collection, except that duplicates were removed when found.

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Container List

 

Box Folder
1 1-2 Abilene, 2000-2004
3-4 Abilene Southwest, 2000-2004
5-6 Abilene Wednesday, 2000-2004
7-9 Arlington, 2000-2004
10-11 Arlington Great Southwest, 2000-2004
12-13 Arlington North, 2000-2004
14-15 Arlington South, 2000-2004
16-17 Arlington Sunrise, 2000-2004
18 Arlington Sunset, 2003-2004
19-20 Arlington West, 2000-2004
21-22 Azle, 2000-2004
Box Folder
2 1-2 Bowie, 2000-2004
3 Breckenridge, 2000-2004
4 Brownwood, 2000-2004
5 Burkburnett, 2001-2004
6-7 Burleson, 2000-2004
8 Cisco, 2000-2004
9-10 Cleburne, 2003-2004
11 Coleman, 2000-2004
12-13 Colleyville, 1997-2004
14 Crowell, 2000-2004
15 Decatur, 2000-2004
16-17 Denton, 2000-2004
18-19 Denton South, 2000-2004
20 DFW Airport, 2000-2004
21 Dublin, 2000-2004
22 Eastland, 2000-2004
Box Folder
3 1 Electra, 2000-2004
2 Flower Mound, 2000-2004
3-4 Fort Worth, 2001-2004
5-6 Fort Worth East, 2000-2004
7 Fort Worth Horizon, 2000-2004
8 Fort Worth North, 2000-2004
9 Fort Worth South, 2000-2004
10 Fort Worth Southwest, 2000-2004
11-12 Fort Worth Western, 2000-2004
13-14 Gainesville, 2000-2004
15 Graham, 2000-2004
16 Granbury, 2000-2004
17-22 Grapevine, 2001-2004
Box Folder
4 1 Hamlin, 2000-2004
2 Haskell, 2000-2004
3-4 Hurst-Euless-Bedford, 2001-2004
5 Iowa Park, 2000-2004
6 Keller, 2000-2004
7 Lake Ray Roberts, 2003-2004
8 Lewisville, 2000-2004
9-10 Lewisville Morning, 2003-2004
11-12 Mansfield, 2000-2004
13 Mansfield Sunrise, 2004
14 Mid-Cities Pacesetters, 2000-2004
15 Mineral Wells, 2000-2004
16 Motorport, 2000-2004
17-18 Nocona, 2000-2004
19 North Hills, 2000-2004
20 Olney, 2000
21 Roanoke, 2000-2003
22 Sanger, 2001-2004
23 Stamford, 2000-2004
Box Folder
5 1-2 Stephenville, 2000-2004
3 The Colony, 2003-2004
4 Vernon, 2000-2004
5-6 Weatherford, 2000-2004
7 Wichita Falls, 2000-2004
8 Wichita Falls North, 2000-2004
9 Wichita Falls Southwest, 2000-2004

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