Nevada Federation of Women's Clubs Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC453

Scope and Contents

Records primarily include constitution and bylaws, programs of annual meetings, and financial documents.

Dates

  • 1920-1964

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Administrative History

Nevada branch of national group organized in Reno in 1908. The group's object is to bring into sympathy and cooperation the various women's clubs of Nevada and to make a combined action possible when deemed expedient. Excluded from membership are clubs that are secret, sectarian, or politically controlled.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (5 folders)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Records primarily include constitution and bylaws, programs of annual meetings, and financial documents. The collection contains material from 1920-1964 created by the Nevada Federation of Women's Clubs.

Arrangement

Organized into four series: 1. Constitution and bylaws, 1930-1964. 2. Correspondence and club directories, 1920-1955. 3. Programs, 1922-1964. 4. Financial records, 1955-1964.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Lloydine Clayton circa 1970.
Title
Guide to the Nevada Federation of Women's Clubs Records
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
775-682-5665
775-682-5724 (Fax)