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Women -- Societies and clubs

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:

Alpha Delta Kappa, Psi Chapter, Scrapbooks

Collection Number: A&M 2877

Scrapbooks of the presidents of Psi Chapter, Alpha Delta Kappa, an International Honorary Teachers Sorority. Contains newsclippings, brochures, photographs and typed documents of the organizations' convention and state officers.

Dates: 1964-1980

American Association of University Women, West Virginia Division, Reports

Collection Number: A&M 1054
Scope and Contents

The histories of nineteen branches of the West Virginia Division of the American Association of University Women for 1955-1956.

Dates: 1956-1957

American Association of University Women, West Virginia Division Reports

Collection Number: A&M 1085
Scope and Contents

History of the West Virginia Division, 1957-1958, contains the reports of the various chapter historians on the officers,meetings,and activities of their respective groups.

Dates: 1957-1958

Centerville Presbyterian Church Papers

Collection Number: A&M 2672

This collection consists of material from the Centerville Presbyterian Church including histories, correspondence, scrapbooks, programs, and papers about the women's auxiliary, missionary society work, finances, and social activities.

Dates: 1913-1914

Clarence L. Musgrave Papers

Collection Number: A&M 1238
Scope and Contents The papers of Clarence L. Musgrave, Fairmont mortician and editor, include family correspondence (1861-1936); photographs; account books of his father, Eli, and his grandfather Zebulon Musgrave; record books and correspondence pertaining to the operation of the Eli Musgrave & Sons funeral home and the "Fairmont Republican" (ca.1895-1898). Other materials include a ledger of the John Carlin Camp, No.8, Sons of Veterans, United States Army (1887-1894); a record book of the Ladies Aid...
Dates: 1839-1937

Delta Kappa Gamma, Gamma Chapter, Records

Collection Number: A&M 2879

Scrapbooks, slides, correspondence, booklets and histories of Delta Kappa Gamma (Gamma Chapter), an organization of women educators. For more Alpha Phi State records, see A&M 3353 for Alpha Phi State records and A&M 3957 for Alpha Phi State and Xi (Beckley) Chapter records.

Dates: 1943-1978

Delta Kappa Gamma Society, Alpha Phi State and Xi Chapter, Records

Collection Number: A&M 3957
Overview Printed and photocopied material relating to Alpha Phi State (now known as the West Virginia State Organization), the West Virginia arm of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society, and to its Xi Chapter, based in Beckley, West Virginia. Includes various chapter and state committee reports (1964-2008); Alpha Phi newsletters (1977, 1992-2001); music (1919, 1985-1995, undated); state annual convention materials (1985-2007); and other material. Also includes biographical information on prominent member...
Dates: 1919, 1954-2008, undated; Majority of material found within 1980-2008

Easton-Avery, Farm Woman's Club Minutes

Collection Number: A&M 1817
Overview Meeting minutes of the Easton-Avery (W.Va.) Farm Woman's Club from 1945 to 1959 in two volumes. Volume I is from 1945 to 1948 and Volume II is from 1949 to 1959. Topics include membership, treasury information and dues, fundraising, household activity demonstrations and discussions (including canning, kitchen improvements and cooking, plants, and home decor), and community activities, (including a play, auction, curb market, parties, holiday dinners, food sales, and more). Minutes are...
Dates: 1945-1959

Greater Federation of Women's Clubs, Woman's Club of Beckley, Records

Collection Number: A&M 3958

Printed material and publications of the Greater Federation of Women's Clubs (GFWC) and the Woman's Club of Beckley, which is federated with GFWC. Includes the Woman's Club constitution and bylaws, financial material, conference material, and various publications, such as an issue of the GFWC magazine and a chronology of women in the West Virginia legislature.

Dates: 1958, 1992-2009

Henri Jean Mugler Diary and Memoir

Collection Number: A&M 1335
Overview Diary and memoir of a Confederate soldier, railroad laborer, and shop owner from Grafton. The memoir begins with Mugler's birth in Alsace-Lorraine in 1838, and covers his immigration to the United States; enlistment in the United States Army in 1851; military duty in New York, Boston, Rhode Island, Texas, California, and the Washington Territory where he participated in the expedition against the Yakima Indians as a member of Company B, Third Regiment, United States Artillery, under Phil...
Dates: 1838-1899