Paul Grinberg Reston collection
Scope and Content
The Paul Grinberg Reston collection consists of one document case. The documents in the collection consist mostly of marketing and business reports on Reston from 1962 to 1968.
The only series in this collection consists of subject files that include various financial and planning reports prepared for Palindrome Corporation, a Reston clipping file, and publicity materials.
- Creation: 1962-1968
- Grinberg, Paul (Person)
Collection is open to research.
There are no restrictions.
Paul Grinberg served as treasurer of Reston Incorporated in 1967. During that time Reston was in a transition period when the founder, Robert E. Simon, Jr., faced bankruptcy. The principal investor, Gulf Oil Corporation formed a subsidiary, Gulf Reston, Inc. in 1967 and took complete financial and operational control. Paul Grinberg created this collection during the period from the founding of Reston and concludes with the transfer of control.
0.5 Linear Feet ( (1 box))
Language of Materials
The Paul Grinberg Reston collection is comprised of one document case. The documents in the collection consist mostly of marketing and business reports on Reston from 1962 to 1968.
Organized into one series.
- Series 1: Subject Files, 1962-1968 (Box 1)
Donated by Paul Grinberg on March 6, 1990.
General Physical Description note
The Paul Grinberg Reston collection was originally attached to the larger Planned Community Archives collection currently in the Special Collections and Archives. In 2009 the documents were removed and organized into a separate collection still housed in the Special Collections and Archives at George Mason University Libraries. The old box and folder numbers are also included as part of the new arrangement.
Processed in January 2009 by Emily Martin.
- Guide to the Paul Grinberg Reston collection, 1962-1968
- Paul Grinberg Reston
- Edited Full Draft
- Emily Martin
- 2006 By George Mason University Libraries. All rights reserved.
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- Description is in English