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Woodbridge Valley Improvement and Civic Association, Inc. Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: R0132-WVI

Scope and Contents

This collection documents the activities of the Woodbridge Valley Improvement & Civic Association (WVICA) between its founding in 1970 through 2000. The collection includes organizational records such as meeting minutes, contracts and agreements, newsletters, directories, case files, correspondence, reports, by-laws, and rosters. Also present are photographs related to the association's work.


  • 1970-2019


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

To the extent that they own copyright, the donor has assigned the copyright of this collection to the University Foundation. However, copyright for some items in this collection are held by their respective creators.

Historical Note

The Woodbridge Valley Improvement & Civic Association (WVICA) area consists of homes built in the 1970s as a part of the Woodbridge Valley - Woodbridge Valley North development, as well as homes on streets adjacent to the development. Woodbridge Valley is a located off Route 70, in the Catonsville area of Baltimore County.

The non-profit organization was estabilished to represent homeowners and residents within the neighborhood and serves the community by promoting the safety and welfare of it's residents. WVICA aims to build community, preserve the neighborhood, and provide services to residents, according to their website.

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10.17 Linear Feet (18 containers)

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Collection is arranged in 10 series:

  • Organizational Records
  • Board of Directors
  • General Meetings
  • Financial Records
  • Membership Directories, 1971-1997
  • Newsletters
  • Property Files
  • Social Committee
  • Transportation and Traffic
  • 2020 Additions, 1972-2019

Custodial History

The collection was donated to the University of Baltimore by Tina Brown, WVICA President, on January 14, 1998. An additional accession was donated in 2020.

Processing Information

Collection originally processed by Thomas Hollowak. Series 10 processed by Laura Bell in 2022. Some material is uninventoried.

Finding aid for the Woodbridge Valley Improvement and Civic Association, Inc. Records
Finding aid prepared by archives staff. Revised by Aiden Faust (2011). Revised by Laura Bell (2022).
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Repository Details

Part of the Baltimore Studies Archives Repository

H. Mebane Turner Learning Commons, Room 104
1415 Maryland Avenue
Baltimore Maryland 21201 USA