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Georgia State University Women's Club records

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Georgia State University Women's Club:

A Guide to Its Records at Georgia State University Library

Georgia State University
Georgia State University
Special Collections and Archives
100 Decatur St., SE
Atlanta, GA 30303-3202
404-413-2880
Fax: 404-413-2881
archives@gsu.edu

December 2009



Profile Description

Creation: EAD version 2002 finding aid created in XMetaL 4.5 by Barbara McTyre, December 2009
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator: Georgia State University. Women's Club
Title:Georgia State University Women's Club records
Dates: 1951-1955; 1973-1987
Quantity: 20 linear inches (in 2 boxes).
Identification: G2006-21
LanguageEnglish.

Arrangement

The files are arranged alphabetically according to folder title.

Scope and Content of the Records

The records contain correspondence, membership rosters, rosters of officers, executive board and board meeting minutes and general minutes. The collection also contains yearbooks from the 1950s and four scrapbooks documenting the years 1972-1980. These scrapbooks contain memorabilia, photographs, newspaper articles, correspondence, newsletters and a gourmet luncheon cookbook containing recipes submitted by the members.


History of Georgia State University Women's Club

The Georgia State University Women's Club formed on October 8, 1934 and remained in existence for over 50 years. The club's members were faculty spouses and female faculty members. The purpose of the Georgia State University Women's Club was to promote sociability among the members. Its function was for the enjoyment of the faculty group and to contribute to the welfare of Georgia State University. The club hosted fundraisers and sponsored trips to local museums, the symphony and social events.


Index Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the Georgia State University Library online catalog (GIL). Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog using these headings.

Georgia State University. Women's Club
Clubs--Georgia--Atlanta
Women in higher education--Georgia--Atlanta
Women--Societies and clubs--Georgia--Atlanta
Correspondence
Minutes
Programs (documents)
Reports
Scrapbooks

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

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

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original.


Administrative Information

Citation

[item], [folder title], Georgia State University Women's Club, G2006-21, University Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Georgia State University Women's Club, 2006.

Processing Information

Processed by Barbara McTyre, December 2009.


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