home > reference & research > special collections > Minneapolis collection Authors Study Club Collection M/A 2000.101-03

Authors Study Club Collection M/A 2000.101-03

Creator:Authors Study Club. (Minneapolis, Minn.)
Title: Authors Study Club Collection
Dates:1896-1959
Quantity: 3.0 boxes
Repository: James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library

History

Seven women organized the club on December 7, 1896. They decided to study authors and their works and called the club the Ladies Monday Literary Club. In February, 1897, the name of the club was changed to the Authors Study Club. In 1904 the Club inaugurated reciprocity days with other clubs in the Fifth District.


Description of Collection

Three boxes of materials from 1896-1959. The collection consists of newspaper clippings from the 1920's and 1930's, club histories from 1896-1946 and an almost complete collections of programs from 1907-1959.


Subject Headings

Subjects

Clubs -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis.
Women--Minnesota--Minneapolis--Societies and clubs.

Table of Contents


Programs 1907-1920 -- Box 1, Folder 1
Programs 1921-1930 -- Box 1, Folder 2
Gift Donation -- Box 1, Folder 3
Constitution and By-Laws, Correspondence -- Box 1, Folder 4
History -- Box 1, Folder 5
Newspaper Clippings -- Box 1, Folder 6
Club Histories 1917-1930 -- Box 1, Folder 7
Club Histories 1930-1940 -- Box 1, Folder 8
Club Histories 1941-1942 -- Box 1, Folder 9
Club Histories 1942-1946 -- Box 1, Folder 10
Programs 1931-1940 -- Box 2, Folder 1
Programs 1941-1950 -- Box 2, Folder 2
Programs 1951-1959 -- Box 2, Folder 3
History Record Book 1896-1922 -- Box-folder 3


hcl mobile app
hclib
mobile
app
Facebook Twitter Tumblr YouTube Vimeo Flickr Federal Depository Library Federal
Depository
Library
Hennepin County Government Hennepin
County
Government
© 2014  Hennepin County Library12601 Ridgedale Drive, Minnetonka, MN 55305 Comments and Feedback    |    RSS