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Title Miscellaneous papers of the Chamber of Commerce 1953-1983
Object Name Minutes
Scope & Content Fernandina Beach Chamber of Commerce
1. History: started January 16, 1919 with dues of $1.00/month. First president-P.C. Kelley; Vice President-D. H. Ground; Treasurer-Everett Mizell. Out of existence by 1923.
Recognized in September 1953. President-Marion Kays; Vice President-Bob White; Secretary-Paul Burns; Treasurer-John Williams. Hired first Manager in March 1954 at salary of $5400 and stenographer (Mrs. Ruth C. Brown). Organized Merchant's Association in 1954. Opened information center et al.
2. Past Presidents 1953-1967: Marion Kays, R. M. White, J. D. Daugherty, Harry Poole, Hugh M.Evans, Glenn H. Waas, Jr., Jay Heirs, L. A. Ferreira, J. E. Weatherfood, C. L. Flenniken, Reed Lewellen, Hugh Stone, Jr., J. D. Daugherty
3. Fernandina Beach Chamber of Commerce activities (undated)
4. 1960 Chamber of Commerce Activities
5. 1965-1966 Committees
6. 1966-1967 New Officers and Directors
7. Officers elected 1967
8. 1968 Annual Meeting Committee
9. 1968 Annual Banquet & Meeting
10. 1969 Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting
11. Agenda
12. 1969 Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting-Seaside Inn
13. Letter of acceptance from Don Fuqua, M. C.
14. Annual Meeting 1971
15. 1972 Chamber of Commerce 19th Annual Meeting
16. Invitation Listing 1974 (4pp.)
17. 1978 Chamber of Commerce Membership (157 members listed)
18. Agenda for Amelia Island-Fernandina Beach Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors' Meeting--August 11, 1983
Note: Not all names extracted.
Catalog Number 1990.020.014
Collection AIMH
Accession number 1990.020
Caption CofC
Number of images 29
People Kelley, P. C.
Ground, D. H.
Mizell, Everett
Kays, Marion
White, Bob
Burns, Paul
Williams, John
Brown, Ruth C. (Mrs.)
Kays, Marion
White, R. M.
Daugherty, J. D.
Poole, Harry
Evans, Hugh M.
Waas, Glenn H. , Jr.,
Heirs, Jay
Ferreira, L. A.
Weatherfood, J. E.
Flenniken, C. L.
Lewellen, Reed
Stone, Hugh , Jr.,
Daugherty, J. D.
Search Terms Fernandina Beach Chamber of Commerce
Merchant's Association
Subjects Chambers of commerce
Classification Directory