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Register of the Rotary Club of Stockton (Calif.) Papers, 1913-
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Rotary Club of Stockton (Calif.) Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1913-
    Collection number: Mss55
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    Extent: 22.25 linear ft.
    Repository: University of the Pacific. Library. Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections
    Stockton, CA 95211
    Shelf location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Rotary Club of Stockton (Calif.) Papers, Mss55, Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library

    Access Points

    Corporate Names

    Rotary International, Inc.
    Rotary Club of Stockton (Calif.)

    Subjects

    Clubs -California -Stockton
    Businessmen -California -Stockton
    Stockton (Calif.) -Social life and customs

    Biography

    Rotary International is a world-wide businessperson's service organization. Founded in 1905, it presently has chapters in eighty-nine countries. Rotary International provides college scholarships for study abroad. It also sponsors vocational training and subsidizes libraries. Rotary International's periodical, "The Rotarian" has a circulation of some half-million. The Stockton Chapter was founded in 1913. One local member, University of Pacific President, Stanley McCaffrey, was President of Rotary International (1981-1982).

    Scope and Content

    The Stockton Rotary Papers consist of local chapter minutes, correspondence, roll books, financial records, scrapbooks, publications and memorabilia (1913-), as well as national publications and proceedings of international meetings (1932-1966). Additions to the collection are anticipated.