National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Chapter 180 Records

Stewart Bell Jr. Archives Room
Handley Regional Library
Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society

P.O. Box 58, Winchester, VA 22604
(540) 662-9041 ext. 17
archives@handleyregional.org
www.handleyregional.org

National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Chapter 180 Records
422 THL

Inventory created by Archives Staff 05/85. Last revised 11/18.

ACCESS RESTRICTIONS: Collection is open to all researchers.

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EXTENT: 0.63 linear feet

CREATOR: National Active and Retired Federal Employees, Chapter 180

DATE: 1952-2011

SCOPE AND CONTENT: The records in this collection contain the constitution, by-laws, history, membership directory (1991), news clippings, scrapbook (1986-87) and charter (1967) of the local chapter (Chapter 180) of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees.  There are also programs from 1997 for the Virginia Federation, 43rd Annual Convention (including videotape) and the Virginia Federation Memorial Service.

BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL: The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) was founded in 1921 by fourteen Federal government retirees to improve the status of retired Federal employees, particularly in the areas of health care and retirement benefits. Originally, the organization was known as the National Association of Retired Federal Employees, but later expanded to include active federal workers.

CITE AS: National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Chapter 180 Records, 422 THL, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.

ACQUISITION INFORMATION: Acquired as a gift. 

ORGANIZATION:

Box 1 

Constitution and by-laws, 9 pages, typescript (photocopy)

Correspondence, 2 items, typescript, printed (photocopy)

History, 1952-1977, booklet, 1 item, printed

History, 1977-1985, 12 pages, typescript (photocopy)

History, 1988, 8 leaves, 1989, 10 leaves
2 items, typescript (photocopy)

History, 1994, 14 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

History – 1995, 1999-2000, this folder includes the following:
1995 – 10 pages, typescript
1999 – 16 pages, typescript
2000 – 13 pages, typescript

History – 2003-2009, this folder includes the following:
2003 – 9 pages, printed
2004 – 14 pages, printed
2005 – 9 pages, printed
2006 – 6 pages, printed
2007 – 5 pages, printed
2008 – 5 pages, printed
2009 – 8 pages, printed

History – 1010-2011, this folder includes the following:
2010 – 32 leaves, printed
2011 – 75 leaves, printed

Membership directory, 1991, 1 item, 38 pages, typescript (photocopy)

News clippings, unnumbered

Proclamations

Virginia Federation, 43rd Annual Convention Program, April 20-23, 1997 – 1 item, 80 pages, printed

Virginia Federation, 43rd Annual Convention, videotape

Virginia Federation Memorial Service Program, April 1997, 1 item, 8 pages, printed

BOX 2 – Scrapbook

Scrapbook – 198601987 – pictorial history

Mapcase 1, Drawer 4

Charter - July 11, 1967, 1 item, printed