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Title Jerry Quam Collection
Call Number MSS 271
Extent 14 folders
Dates of Creation 1963-1990
Creator Jerry Quam
Scope & Content The most prevalent part of the collection documents the various custom and antique car clubs that were based around the Fargo-Moorhead area. The most documented are the Custom Car Club based out of Moorhead, Minnesota, and the Valley Vintage Car Club which is based out of Fargo, North Dakota. The rest of the collection shows evidence of his working life as shown by the union contract and notes, and his other hobbies are on display as well, as shown by the Modellers Association Newsletter.
Admin/Biographical History Jerry Quam is a local car enthusiast who spent time during his career working for the service departments of a few local car dealerships being part of the local servicemen's union in 1969. In his leisure time Quam was part of a few local car clubs even becoming president of the Moorhead Custom Car Club in the late 1980's to early 1990's.
Subjects Automobiles
System of arrangement The collection is split into two series to best exhibit Jerry Quam's association with the local car clubs in the Fargo-Moorhead Area.
Access Conditions There are no access restrictions on the materials, and the collection is open to all members of the public in accordance with state law.
Copyrights The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming to the laws of libel, privacy, and copyright of the state of Minnesota which may be involved in the use of this collection.
Language of Material English
Archival History Donated by Jerry Quam in 1990 (Accession 90.67)
Containers “The Blow Out” Newsletter for the Moorhead Chapter of the AACA, 1989-1990
Bracket Racers Association, 1977
Custom Car Club – Moorhead MN, undated
Horseless Carriage Club of America, 1977
Photos of Car Club Convention, 1989
Road Knights Street Association, 1979
Valley Vintage Car Club, 1974-1979, 1989-1990
Bucko Advertising, Ca. 1970's
Keep Bull Fighting Out of Moorhead (South of the Border Association, undated
Kiefer Chevrolet, 1963
Radio Stations – KVOX, KQWB, Ca. 1984
Union Contract, Notes, Supporting Documents, 1969
Valley Modellers Association, 1988
The “West Gazette” Newsletter for Archie's West Unlimited Located in Dilworth, MN, undated