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Edinburg Study Club

 Collection — Container: 128
Identifier: ELIBR-000128
Minutes of the Civil Club (1925) and of the Edinburg Study Club (1925-1987). Minutes are handwritten in record books and are sometimes accompanied by newspaper clippings, photographs, or other notes.

Dates

  • 1925 - 1987

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

.84 Linear Feet (2 Document boxes)

9 Items : Volumes

Biographical / Historical

The Edinburg Study Club was organized on September 21, 1925. Two weeks later it was federated with the Fifth District of the Federation of Womens' Clubs. The Study Club evolved for the Civic Club, a group organized for civic work. It was decided, however, to form a new club solely for the purpose of study.

Custodial History

Received approximately 1977

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gloria Jean Moore

General

Please contact the Library’s Archives and Special Collections at (956) 665-2726 or via email at archives@utrgv.edu for more information and requests.

Creator

Status
completed
Author
Janette Garcia. Revised by Deandra Portner
Date
Revised 2018 February 5
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English
Edition statement
Second edition

Repository Details

Part of the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Special Collections and Archives, Edinburg Campus Repository

Contact:
ELIBR 1.104
University Library
1201 West University Drive
Edinburg TX 78539-2999
(956) 665-2726