Manscript Vertical Files 

Collection Number: MVF 13-12

Accession Number: 0405-125

Item(s): The file contains material relating to the establishment of the Irving Rotary Club and to the 100th anniversary of Rotary International. See below for a detailed list of the items.


Donor: Ben Thomas

Date Received: March 14, 2005 

Literary Rights Statement: 

Permission to publish from the collection must be obtained from the Irving Archives,
Irving Public Library.


     Publication: The Rotarian, Feb. 2005, celebrating 100 years of Rotary; two issues of The Blade the newsletter of the Irving Rotary Club, Feb. 10, 2005, and Feb. 17, 2005; the text of a speech delivered by Dr. Ben Thomas concerning the history of The Irving Rotary Club; photocopies of correspondence relating to the establishment of the Irving Rotary Club, 1937; a City of Irving proclamation declaring Rotary International Day, Feb. 23, 2005; and a photo of Dr. Ben Thomas delivering his history of Rotary speech, 2005.     

Note to Researcher

      See accession numbers 9697-32, 0304-70, and 0304-108 for additional material on Irving Rotary.