Portuguese Society (S.P.R.S.I.) records, 1960-1982 MVC035

Finding aid prepared by Library Staff
Museum of Ventura County
100 East Main Street
Ventura, CA, 93001
805-653-0323 x320

Title: Portuguese Society (S.P.R.S.I.) records
Identifier/Call Number: MVC035
Contributing Institution: Museum of Ventura County
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 2.0 linear ft. (2 boxes)
Date: 1960-1982
creator: Portuguese Society (S.P.R.S.I.)

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a ceremonial crown and robe, the Constitution, minutes of meetings, financial records and other papers related to the organization. The society's ceremonial crown and robe are in storage in the Collections Department of VCMHA, as of November 1996. Please contact Collections for further information on these items.

Acquisition Information

This collection, brought to the museum by Evelyn Silva Miller, was donated by Ventura Counsel No. 99 of the Sociedade Portuguesa Rainha Santa Isabel, a non-profit charitable and social sorority whose members are of Portuguese lineage.


Portuguese Society (S.P.R.S.I.) records

Box 1

Record Book: Minutes of meetings (written in Portuguese); also lists of officers, December 18, 1960 to October 22, 1967

Box 1

Record Book: Minutes of meetings (written in English) plus lists of officers, December 29, 1968, to February 12, 1977

Box 1, Folder 1

Newspaper, "Boletim da S. P. R. S. I. ," monthly editions, October 1970 to February 1971

Box 1, Folder 1

"Boletim da S. P. R. S. I. ," July 1982

Box 1, Folder 1

Clipping from "Boletim of S. P. R. S. I., " December 1981

Box 1, Folder 2

Papers and correspondence related to Portuguese Crown Club

Box 1, Folder 3

Constitution of the Sociedade Portuguesa Rainha Santa Isabel, undated

Box 1, Folder 3

Envelope containing records and correspondence, 1975-1976

Box 1, Folder 4

Envelope containing records and correspondence, 1974-1975

Box 1, Folder 5

Ledger containing membership records, June 1966 to May 1969

Box 2, Folder 1

Records and correspondence, February 1971 to March 1972

Box 2, Folder 2

Records and correspondence, 1970-1971

Box 2, Folder 3

Additional records and correspondence, 1970-1971