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Wesley Woods Towers Residents’ Association records, 1969-2003

Emory University

Pitts Theology Library

1531 Dickey Drive, Suite 560

Atlanta, GA 30322


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All or portions of this collection are housed off-site. Materials can still be requested but researchers should expect a delay of up to two business days for retrieval.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Wesley Woods Towers Residents’ Association.
Title: Wesley Woods Towers Residents’ Association records, 1969-2003
Call Number:Record Group No. 045
Extent: 1.0 cubic feet (3 boxes)
Abstract:Contains meeting minutes, treasurer's reports, and publications documenting the activities of the Wesley Woods Towers Residents’ Association.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Collection stored off-site. Researchers must contact the Pitts Theology Library in advance to access this collection.

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.


[after identification of item(s)], Wesley Woods Towers Residents’ Association Records, Archives and Manuscript Dept., Pitts Theology Library, Emory University.


Processed by Aimee Morgan, 2005.

Collection Description

Biographical Note

Wesley Woods Towers is a part of Wesley Woods Center, the component of Emory Healthcare dedicated to geriatric care. Wesley Woods Towers accepts adults age 62 and older. Both independent and assisted living options are offered. The facility occupies 64 acres on the Emory University campus.

The Wesley Woods Towers Residents Association was founded to promote community life and activities. It is open to all residents of Wesley Woods Towers. The Residents’ Association is governed by an executive committee and produces a monthly newsletter, Towers Talk.

Scope and Content Note

The records document the activities of the Wesley Woods Towers Residents’ Association. The first series, Meetings, contains minutes from executive committee and general meetings, as well as treasurer’s reports. The second series contains publications. These publications include Towers Talk, a monthly newsletter produced by Wesley Woods Towers residents; lists of residents from 1969-1983; and an undated guide for new residents. Also included in this series is “Collection of Recollections II,” a compilation of writings by residents who participated in a workshop on writing personal and family stories.

Container List

Meetings, 1996-2003
Box Folder Content
1 1-7 Executive Committee and General Meetings, 1996-2003
2 1-2 Executive Committee and General Meetings, 1996-2003
2 3 Treasurer’s Reports, 1999-2003
Publications, 1969-1998
2 4 “Collection of Recollections II,” 1985
2 5 Guide for New Residents, undated
2 6-8 Residents Lists, 1969-1983
2 9-10 Towers Talk, 1975-1983
3 1-3 Towers Talk, 1984-1998