Bicentennial of the Nation Collection, 731 THL

SCOPE AND CONTENT: This collection contains correspondence, news articles, and events from the Clarke-Frederick-Winchester Bicentennial Commission. Included is a folder of the chronology of events in America in 1776. Materials cover celebrations for the Fourth of July in the years 1976 through 1980.

(1 box) Last updated 02/14.

BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL: The United States Bicentennial was a series of events, both regionally and nationally, to celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: From the collection.

CITE AS: Bicentennial of the Nation Collection, 731 THL, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.

ORGANIZATION:

BOX 1

Brochures

Correspondence, 1976, 13 leaves typescript/printed

Correspondence, 1977-1980, 53 leaves typescript/printed

Events, 8 items, printed

Minutes, 13 leaves typescript

News articles, unnumbered, printed

Chronology of events in America in 1976, unnumbered leaves, typescript/manuscript