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Adams County Bicentennial Commission records

Identifier: MS-BC4


Authorized October 22, 1974 by the Adams County Board for the purpose of coordinating activities that involved the people of the county in celebrating the Bicentennial year, initiating additional projects, and creating an awareness of what was to happen during the Bicentennial. Members to the commission were appointed by the County Board. Charles Radel served as chairman of the commission which met monthly, with all members of the commission to be present, as well as the chairmen of each committee. The last meeting was held November 29, 1976.

Bylaws, minutes, newsletters, correspondence log, correspondence, news clippings, and pamphlets document the activities of the Commission in its effort to plan and bring about the celebration.


  • 1974 - 1977


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