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Guide to the Tuscaloosa Study Club records MSS.1442

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

December 2008

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-08-21T11:47-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

August 2013
Collection Title:

Tuscaloosa Study Club records

Unit ID:

MSS.1442

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

2.2 Linear feet

Dates:

1922-2002

Abstract:

Yearbooks, secretary's notes, news clippings, minutes, invitations, and photographs of this Tuscaloosa women's group.

creator

Tuscaloosa Study Club.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains yearbooks, secretary's notes, news clippings, minutes, invitations, and photographs of this Tuscaloosa women's group.

Processing Information:

Processed by

unknown; updated by Martha Bace, 2013

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Tuscaloosa Study Club, via Elizabeth Hamner, 1997; additional gift in 2013

Preferred Citation:

Tuscaloosa Study Club records, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Biographical/Historical note

The Tuscaloosa Study Club was organized in 1922, promoting cultural and civic improvements in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. It is a member of the Alabama Federation of Women's Clubs (AFWC), a statewide organization dedicated to community improvement through volunteer service. This includes promoting education, preserving natural resources, stressing good citizenship, moral and spiritual values and good health, contributing to world peace and international understanding, and supporting participation in the arts.

Source(s)

Book clubs (Discussion groups) (lcsh)

Women (localbroad)

Women - Societies and clubs (lcsh)

Study Club materials (yearbooks) Box 5154

Study Club materials (minutes, etc.) Box 5155

Study Club materials (minutes, etc.) Box 5156

Study Club materials (yearbooks) Box 2339

Study Club materials (minutes, etc.), 1992-2002 Box 1442.001