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The Athenae Book Club was a women’s book club that studied various subjects through reading, lectures, and poetry. The book club had a monthly theme that the discussion was centered around. Each meeting was hosted by a different member.
This collection contains Athenae Book Club programs dated 1905-1950, a newspaper clipping, and three sets of reading notes. Materials are in good condition.
The Carolina Book Club was founded in May 1939 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Collection materials include essays, meeting minutes, financial records, and other miscellaneous materials relating to the club. Materials are dated 1939-1986 and in good condition, with some documents in poor condition due to fragility.
The objective of the Los Tiempos Book Club was to foster the culture and entertainment of its members. The programs and programs found in this collection include the names of the book club members, dates and locations for the meetings, a list of the books exchanged, and a copy of the constitution and by-laws. Materials are dated 1951-1970.
This collection contains scrapbooks, artifacts, bulletins and newsletters pertaining to local ornithology clubs including the Carolina Bird Club, the Mecklenburg Audubon Society, Parks and Recreation and private individuals’ personal collections. Materials are in good condition and dated 1926-2017.
The Navajo Club was a social boys club at Central High School from 1927 to 1933. It was then reorganized on June 17, 1972. The club was for socializing only and did not carry any other qualifications for membership. Roughly 90% of the members served in World War 2. After the reorganization, members met on the first Friday of every month. This collection includes newspaper clippings, obituaries and photos of members of the Navajo Club spanning c1927-c1998.
The Sesame Book Club was organized on February 27, 1951 in Charlotte, NC to discuss general culture and current event topics. Membership was set at 16 and new members were only accepted by unanimous ballot. Meetings were held on the last Friday of each month at a member’s home. Mrs. L.L. Autry was the club’s first president.
This collection contains annual programs dated 1956-1973, with information on book selections, members, officers, and By-Laws.
The Sorosis Book Club was a professional women's book club in Charlotte, North Carolina. Each program contains discussion topics, officers, committee members, addresses, telephone numbers, meeting dates, hostess, and presenter. Materials are dated 1906-1936.
- Education 13
- Women--Societies and clubs 9
- Book clubs (Discussion groups) 8
- Programs 8
- Essays 6
- Women 6
- Correspondence 3
- Photographs 3
- Poetry 3
- Scrapbooks 3
- City and County Government 2
- Service learning 2
- Artifacts 1
- Bird watching 1
- Birds 1
- Concert programs 1
- Contracts for deeds 1
- Corporate minutes 1
- Family Papers/Genealogy 1 + ∧ less
- American Guild of Organists 1
- American Legion 1
- Carolina Bird Club 1
- Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools 1
- East Carolina University 1
- Erskine College 1
- First Union National Bank of North Carolina 1
- Flora Macdonald College (Red Springs, N.C.) 1
- GFWC of North Carolina 1
- Harding, Harry P., 1874-1959 1
- Mecklenburg Audubon Society (Mecklenburg County, N.C.) 1
- Mecklenburg College (Charlotte, N.C.) 1
- YMCA World Service 1
- Young Women's Christian Association 1 + ∧ less